Unveiling Festival

Sculpture Unveiling, Saturday, June 8, 2024, 3:00 PM.
Courthouse Square, Decatur, Indiana

Celebrate the fun throughout the day with our family friendly activities! New for 2024, the Sculpture Tour Unveiling will run in conjunction with the Connor Brite Wildflowers event.

APLS Sculpture Activity

APLS Sculpture Activity

Children's Sculpture Creation Activity & Exhibit

6/7/2024 9:00 AM- 5:00 PM
The Adams Public Library System is sponsoring a hands-on Sculpture Creation Activity. Children ages 5 through 12 are invited to create their own sculpture! Everything is provided, the event is offered free of charge. Creations will be on display from June 7th-29th.

Outdoor Reception for Artists and Sponsors

Outdoor Reception for Artists and Sponsors

Artists & Sponsors Reception

6/7/2024 5:00 PM- 7:00 PM
Artists and sponsors are honored at this invitation-only event, which kicks off the Tour.

Pictured: "Twisted Sister" by Craig Snyder

Pictured: "Twisted Sister" by Craig Snyder

Sculpture Installation

6/7/2024 8:00 AM- 12:00 PM
Many congregate downtown to watch installation for a sneak peek at the new sculptures. Installation begins Friday, June 7 and continues on Saturday morning.

2023 Plein Air contestants

2023 Plein Air contestants

Plein Air Paint Out

6/8/2024 8:00 AM- 3:00 PM
Art contest and sale of Downtown Decatur landscapes. Participating contestants can paint up to two canvases to be judged and sold that day. This contest is open to exhibiting artists and the community.

Creations

Creations

Children's Chalk Walk

6/8/2024 2:00 PM- 4:00 PM
Young artists are invited to share their talents with Tour-goers at Old 27 Ice Cream Shop

Talent on display

Talent on display

Plein Air Painting Sale

6/8/2024 3:30 PM- 6:00 PM
The contest paintings will be displayed and on sale at The Hive.


Hoosier Pattern Pour

6/7/2024 10:00 AM- 5:00 PM
Pick up a $10 - cash only scratch mold to complete on your own and return by noon on June 7th, or participate in a workshop on June 7th from 10 AM to 12 PM and 1 PM to 3 PM for $15 - cash only. Watch as trained staff pours hot iron into the molds at dusk on June 8th. Castings will be displayed on the east side of the courthouse sidewalk.


Razz M' Jazz Dance Studio Performance

6/8/2024 2:15 PM-
Local dance school performance


Announcement of Awards

6/8/2024 2:50 PM-
Find out who has won Best of Show


Sculpture Unveiling & Tour

6/8/2024 2:50 PM-
Take a tour to see the new 2024 sculptures and meet the artists.


Wildflowers Benefit

6/8/2024 5:00 PM- 11:00 PM
Live music, food vendors, wine/beer


A.C.E. 40.8 Gallery Open House

6/8/2024 6:00 PM- 9:00 PM
Art gallery open house


Titanium Sponsors

Adams County Community Foundation
Arts United / Indiana Arts Commission
Indiana Arts Commission
Porter Family Foundation

Platinum Sponsors

City of Decatur
Decatur Arts Commission
Hoosier Pattern Inc

Gold Sponsors

Adams Memorial Hospital
Adams Public Library System (In Kind
Ambassador Enterprises
Berne Ready Mix
Complete Printing Service
John Brune Digital Video
Terry & Anita Myers