Downtown Downers Grove gets artsy with September festival
By SUBURBAN LIFE MEDIA
DOWNERS GROVE – Downtown Downers Grove was transformed into an artist's colony Sept. 8 and 9 as artisans from across the Midwest displayed their work in the 42nd annual Downtown Downers Grove Fine Arts Festival.
Artists showed everything from paintings and drawings to jewelry, photographs and other mediums during the juried art fair, which also featured family friendly activities and food.
About 5,000 people attended the show, which also featured live music, as well as specials presented by the restaurants and boutiques in downtown Downers Grove.