Nickel Plate Arts’ Annual Events

We present featured events every year at Nickel Plate Arts in addition to our classes, exhibits and special programs. Check out the activities, get involved as an artist, sponsor an event, or read a review.

Valentine’s Day for All

FEBRUARY: Valentine’s Day is no “Hallmark holiday” on our campus. Instead, you’ll fall in love with quirky, art-infused events and activities.

Welcome To Fairyville

APRIL: The fairies are back and they’re smaller than ever! Welcome to Fairyville alights in April, with most events free.

5th Anniversary Party

SEPTEMBER: Find out who wins the 2017 Nickel Plate Arts Awards, plus enjoy dinner, drinks, music, and hands-on arts experiences. Join us!

Comic Book in a Day

OCTOBER: Illustration and comic book fans! Meet professional comic book artists, buy art and participate in comics-inspired activities.

Day of the Dead

NOVEMBER: Celebrate Day of the Dead with us! Expect to find storytelling, live music, piñata smashing, traditional crafts and more.

Holiday Events

NOV/DEC: The holiday season here offers chances for you to create, shop and revel in the arts, featuring lots of locally made gifts.