Presenting Sponsor: Mosaic Counseling & Wellness. This family-oriented May event has highlighted the Oak Park Arts District since 1999 with an art fair, children’s carnival, music stage, food, beer garden, makers booths and more!

What’s Blooming on Harrison will be held on Saturday, May 20, 2023 in the Oak Park Arts District RAIN OR SHINE. Presenting sponsor: Mosaic Counseling & Wellness. Stage sponsor: School of Rock Oak Park. Logo Sponsors: Forest Park Bank, The Actors Garden, Val’s halla Records. Media Sponsor: Wednesday Journal.

Please note: This is a family event, any artists/crafters with items deemed not family friendly will be denied. If you have now or ever used explicit language or images this is not the event for you.

Looking back at 2022

Here are some of the 2022 Vendors:

Andon WoodworksAndria GreenAngela CostnerArt by JessAstroCat Studios, Baltic Amber, Bangin’ DesignsBeach Glass Girl, Berwyn Betty’s Bath and Body, LtdBlick Art MaterialsCardsbyCDRCarol Musial Glassworks, CC & W Cre8tions, Collaboration for Early Childhood, Dive Bar Soap CompanyDJ CorchinFox & Owl DenFriends of the Oak Park Conservatory, Handmade Baby Blankets EtcHiyo CrochetHoliday Heart CraftsIndividual & Family ConnectionJB Jewelry Design, JCR Wood DesignK Reid CreationsKen Reif ArtworksKO FOTOLemah Creek NaturalsLiz Gray Handmade JewelryLoganLyman Avenue BreadMade a Mano by Yesica, Mael DesignsManos de MayaMarigold Mary,  Moonlight DesignsMy Eye on the World Photography, North Berwyn Park DistrictO’Cozy Cottage Crochet , Oak Park Public LibraryOak Park Regional Housing Center, Organic Seed Jewelry by Francia Cortes, Park District of Oak ParkPinhead Designs by DishPolmulaPopify,  Power Home RemodelingRachie Jenn Originals,  Sarah’s Inn, SealyumProductionsSEOPCOSerendib House with Mary Anne Mohanraj , Shabby FlySix Point PetSlowfire CeramicsSuDesignzSunshineIsHappinessSymphony of Oak Park & River ForestTed Gordon Art The Buttons Stop HereThe Light Apparel Masonic & OES ShopThresholds, Timothy Johnson PhotographyTLD Design Center & GalleryChiro One Wellness CenterTwisted Metal Designs by CarlaWild Indigo & Juniper

What’s Blooming is not What’s Blooming without a wildflower bouquet of local musicians on the stage. Young and old, choral to acoustic to punk…. Here were some of the 2022 performers…

11:00-11:30am: Ovation Academy
11:40am-12:10pm: Oak Park String Academy
12:20-12:50pm: The Actors Garden
1:35-2:00pm: The OPRFHS Student Music Community
3:30pm: Barbie Army


12:20-1:05: Charlie Archambault
1:35-2:20: Victoria Storm
2:50-3:45: Farmers Market Band
4:15-5:00: Fairground
5:30-6:15: Luscia Jane

2022 Kiddie Carnival:
Ticket prices are $1.25 for single tickets or a pack of 20 for $22.00. Each ride will take 3 tickets. They WILL be able to take credit cards. The rides: Slide , Combo,  El Paso (train),  Kiddie Cage, Apple go Round

Free admission

2022 Festival Map HERE

2022 Activity Schedule HERE 


Sponsor What’s Blooming on Harrison 2023