Artspire is an all-inclusive, free community art event that attracts, engages and connects our diverse community through meaningful arts experiences, including visual, interactive, performing, literary arts and dance. Produced and funded by the Pump House Regional Arts Center, sponsors and donators like you!


Apply for 2023 Art Vendor

Artspire 2023 - Call to Artists

Click here for more information regarding our call to artists for Artspire 2023!
Applications are accepted until January 31, 2023!
Artspire La Crosse is an all-inclusive, free, community arts celebration that showcases the power of the arts to create unity in our diverse community.

Artspire Artist Award Opportunity for Vendor Artists!

Cash Prizes for Artist Award Winners!
1st place – $1000 • 2nd place – $500 • Merit Award – $100 • Merit Award – $100

The 2023 Artspire Artist Awards are sponsored by Altra Federal Credit Union.

Artist Award winners are selected by a panel of jurors. Judging is based on representative artwork displayed in the booths. Jurors consider originality, quality, and presentation.

Artspire 2023
Saturday, June 10, 2023

Save the date for one of La Crosse’s largest arts celebrations! The 10th Annual celebration will be held from 10 am-10 pm with music  and performances, a Fine Art Fair & Sale, interactive arts, food trucks and Beer garden, and great company from community members. 

Countdown to Artspire 2023!








Music 2022

 Free To All, General Admission, No Ticket Needed

Bill Miller

Friday, June 10, 6 pm

Cloud Cult

Friday, June 10, 8 pm


Saturday, June 11, 7 pm

Fine Art Fair & Sale 

Saturday, June 11th, 2022, 10 am-5 pm

Featuring artists showcasing and selling a variety of fine arts includes pottery, jewelry, paintings, photography, sculptures, and more.

Regional Artists

Ann Prey, Ann Solyst, Art Ciccotti, Birdie McBride, Desiree Edge, Grace Riness, Jovy Rockey, Rachel Hoscheit, Shoua Yang and more!





Saturday Performances 2022


I & E Dance Company


La Crosse Dance Centre

Hmong Dancers

Enduring Families Project

La Crosse Community Theatre

La Crosse Community Theatre

Duniya Drum and Dance

The Lavender Project 

11 June 2022


“We came from a reality in which some days it was hard to smile. Our desire is to positively impact the world and bring a smile to everyone we encounter. “

Interactive Community Art Project with La Crosse School District Polytechnic School

Interactive art projects with Coulee Kidscape, Habitat for Humanity, La Crosse Humane Society, La Crosse Story Telling Festival, UFAH and more!

Food Trucks & Beer Garden with Pearl Street Brewery and Turtle Stack Brewery

Chalk Fest with La Crosse Arts Initiative

Interactive Arts

Saturday, June 11th, 2022, 10 am-5 pm

Interactive Public Art Project with La Crosse Polytechinic School, Coulee Kidscape, La Crosse Humane Society, Habitat for Humanity, UFAH, La Crosse Historical Society, La Crosse Story Telling Festival and more!

Food Trucks and Beer Garden

Food Trucks

Fri. June 10, 5 pm-10 pm

Sat. June 11, 11 am-10 pm

Monkey Business, 5 Star Egg Roll, Ice Cold Refreshments, Hope Restores/Black Student Leaders Birrio Tacos, Sparky’s Spit, Muy Caliente


Beer Garden

Fri. June 10, 5 pm-10 pm

Sat. June 11, 12 pm-10 pm

Pearl Street Brewery, Turismo Wine and Fermentation, and Turtle Stack Brewery


A Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

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