Celebrating 77 Years
Bellevue Square and Bellevue Arts Museum
Bellevue Arts Museum hosts the largest award-winning arts and crafts festival in the Northwest. We are committed to handmade excellence and supporting national designers, artists, and craftspeople. Shop from over 300 inspiring artists showcasing unique, handmade craft and art. This marketplace represents modern, traditional, and emerging work. In addition to this unique shopping experience, BAM Arts Fair offers free programming including BAM exhibitions, online marketplace, Kids Fair, food trucks, and much more. Since 1947, BAM Arts Fair has been the annual gathering place for our community and a wonderful way to connect to the world of art, craft and design.
Bellevue Square, Main Fair Site
Sunday, 11am - 7pm
Bellevue Arts Museum
Sunday 11am - 5pm
BAM Fair isn’t just for grownups! Kids and their families are invited to join us at the Museum for a fun weekend of hands-on art projects, games, and gallery activities. All are welcome, but most stations are best-suited for ages 3-10. Free. Stay tuned for more details for 2023.
Bellevue Square, Fountain Court
Calling kids of all ages! Come check out this awesome stage featuring local music and dance for kids. Enjoy our bubble area, craft activity, and exciting performances.
Located in the Macy's Fountain Area directly across the street from the Museum. Free.
Chalk it up
10am – 6pm
Legal for one weekend only! Come and chalk graffiti NE 6th Street. Located outside of Bellevue Arts Museum. Free.