fairy house festival

2014 Date: Sunday June 8, Noon-5pm


This whimsical outdoor festival held annually in the Lower Park of Artpark (Use 4th Street Entrance) attracts families and friends looking to create, discover, and play!


More festival details and activities to be announced!


Build a Fairy House!

Families, school groups, scout troops, and organizations are invited to participate in the "Fairy House Tour," by building creative Fairy Houses to be put on display during the festival. Houses on display will be judged by Artpark and cash prizes will be given to the top 3 houses.


If you are interested in participating in the 2014 Fairy House Festival, please click here for Fairy House Tour guidelines and Application.


2013 Fairy House Tour Winners:


3rd Place



2nd Place


Grand Prize


Artist Exhibit

A special exhibit of artist- created houses will be showcased in the Artpark Gallery during the festival on June 8 through June 27th. The Buffalo Museum of Science will jury the exhibit and select a limited number of Artist Fairy Houses, including 3 PRIZE WINNERS, to be on display at the museum. Artpark will award cash prizes: A $300 Grand Prize and two $100 Honorable Mention prizes. 


Deadline for exhibit applications is April 30. Completed houses must be submitted to Artpark by May 30.


Regional artists interested in exhibiting a house at the Festival, please click here for Guidelines and Application.





$5 in advance/ $6 day of festival 


How to purchase festival tickets:


In Person at the Artpark Box Office (Monday-Friday 10am-4pm)


By Phone: 716-754-4375 or 1-888-223-6000


Online by clicking here: