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The 18th Annual Augusta Plein Air Art Festival Rescheduled to Sept.


The Augusta Plein Air Art Festival has been rescheduled for Sept. 10-19, concluding in conjunction with the Augusta Harvest Festival. A revised schedule of events is being developed and is updated as things change on the Augusta Plein Air website. In the mean time, mark your calendars for Sept. 10 through 19, 2020, and plan to spend some time watching artists paint the beautiful fall colors of Augusta Wine Country and surrounding communities. For more information visit www.augustapleinair.com and follow the event on Facebook.

Currently Scheduled Daily Events
•    Daily Artist Registration: September 10 – 19, 8:00 am
•    Augusta Shores Paint Out: September 10, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
•    Robin’s Nest Defiance Paintout: September 11, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
•    Sunset Paint Out at Balducci Winery: September 11, 4:30 - 9:00 pm
•    Lake Creek Paint Out: September 12, 8:00 - 11:30 am
•    Montelle Winery Paint Out: September 13, 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
•    Noboleis Winery Quick Paint: September 13, 1:00 - 4:00 pm
•    Catala Facial Retreat & Boutique Paint Out: Sept. 14, 7:00 - 11:00 am
•    A Day in New Melle: September 14, 12:00 - 6:00 pm *
•    Sugar Creek Paint Out: September 15, 8:00 am - 12:30 pm
•    La Charrette Farm Paint Out: September 15, 2:30 - 6:30 pm
•    Klondike Park Paintout: September 16, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
•    Sunflower Hill Farm Paint Out: September 16, 3:30 pm - 7:30 pm
•    Private Estate Paint Out: September 17, 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
•    Premier Artist Paint Out: September 17, 2:30 - 6:30 pm
•    Paint Augusta: September 18, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
•    Festival in Augusta – Artist’s Choice, People’s Choice & Theme Paint: September 18, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
•    Final Sale from Easel and Awards: September 19, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

* NOTE: New Melle area residents who wish to invite artists to paint at their property as part of the New Melle Paint Out on Sept. 14 should email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. after July 1 to get on a list of potential places to paint that will be provided to the artists.