The East Lansing Art festival kicks off this weekend with a big outdoor celebration of fine art and fine craft which has grown to include three music stages, children's hands-on art activities and so much more.

The festival opens on Saturday morning and runs through Sunday afternoon.  This highly anticipated mid-Michigan festival attracts over 70,000 knowledgeable art patrons from around the region.

The East Lansing Art Festival is also ranked 38th in Sunshine Artist magazine's annual best 100 shows listing.

Parking is available in all City parking areas that are not used by the festival.  For more information, please click here on Lansing State Journal.