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Palmer Midsummer Garden & Art Faire

July 8th, 2023 | 10am-6pm

Palmer Quad- Near 325 E Elmwood Ave.

The Palmer Midsummer Garden and Art Faire is a celebration of local art, gardening, food and music. This annual event showcases the best of what the Mat-Su Valley has to offer and continues to grow each year.

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Join Us!

Come and join the fun Saturday July 8th, 2023 in Downtown Palmer for the annual Garden and Art Faire!


  • Live Music & Performances
  • Art, Craft, and Garden Vendors
  • Food and Beverage Vendors
  • Family Activities
  • and so much more!

Informational Speakers!

11am-Ann Eagerton: Winter Seed Sowing

11:30am- Terri Lyons: Peony Bloom Time

12:30pm- Sandra McMillian: Planting Peonies

1:00pm- Jamie Rodriguez: Building Hypertufa

2:00pm- Debbie Hinchy: Pruning Basics

3:00pm- Sue Wallin: Transplanting Tips

3:30pm- Josef Slowik: Bugs

Music Lineup:

Library Stage-
10:30am-12pm: 11th Airborne Division Army Band “Break Up Brass”
12pm-1:30pm: Path To Bantry
2 pm-3:30: Moutain Waxwings
4pm-6pm: AK Acoustic Project featuring Shane Laboucane & John Hartman
Palmer Alehouse Stage-
12:30pm-2pm: Zen Trembles
2:30pm-4pm: Moon Catz
4:30pm-6pm: Hope Cassity

Attending Vendors:


Aethereal Coffee

Alaska Bead & Gem

Alaska Girls/Salmon Roe

Alaska Jude's Yarns

Alaska Peony Society

Alaska Pintings by Amanda Faith

Alaska Sewlutions

Alaska's Original Shake Up

Alaska's Yummy Choice

Alaskan Made By Franki

Alaskan Stone Arts

Amber's Crafty Things & Woodworks

Arctic Aire

Aura Loc'd in Lotus

Aurora Gardens

Barbara Hunt

Bare Metal Prints

Becky's Original Kettle Korn

Big Cabbage Radio 89.7FM

Blue River Glass

Borealis Laser Works

Chai Medicinals

Cobb Street Market

Classy Glass Expressions

Confectionatly Yours

Creative Currents by Stephanie

ElBee Designs

Empty Bliss Artwork

Fetrow's House of Woodworking

Friends of Palmer Public Library

GG Macs

Glacier Glassworks


Grandma Wei's

Guilded Dragonfly Studio & Artistry

Hobbs Hill Designs

In Stitches AK

Joyful Raven Creations

Kasilof Pottery

KC Education Services

Jeanne Lentz

K.Paulson Illustrations

Kindred Calling Co.

Knik Creations

La Joya

Leftover Treasure

Lillith Moon

Luna's Magic Quilts & Quilting

Mariella Designs

Master Gardeners

Matanuska Pens

Net's Thai Kitchen

Not Just Any Valley Trash

Palmer Community Foundation

Peak Flowers & Designs


Pioneer Peak Pretzel Company


Pony Wheel Ranch

Rooms with Shrooms

Princess Charming

Purely Scrumptious

SHH Designs

Quilts by Kim

Royal Alaskan Honey

Sea Garden

Simply Susan

Squatch and Sons Customs

Stonehill Group

Suzie Q Studio

The Barn Quilt Guy

The Fern AK

The Leather Peony

The Wild Rose

Three Branches

Tiki Pete's Alaskan Grill

Timeless Portals

Valley Fine Arts Association

Valley Garden Club

Valley Garden Rock Society

Wasilla Lights Farm

Yule Farm

Wesser Woods

Wild Sun Naturals

Winter Light

Vendor applications will be available to returning vendors at NOON on March 1st. Applications will then be available to the public at NOON on March 15th.