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2024 Frida Fest MKE

Frida Fest is an annual celebration of the Mexican artist Frida Kahlo. Join us on July 13th & 14th

Our festival aims to promote artists in South Eastern Wisconsin by using the platform of the icon Frida Kahlo in a two-day interactive cultural art festival, with local vendors live music, educational pieces, interactive art exhibits, and food trucks!

4511 S 6th St MKE 53221

Sat 13th 11am - 9pm 
Sun 14th 11am - 6pm

PUBLIC EVENT SCHEDULE

SAT, JULY 13TH

Farmhouse

11 AM Frida Painting Class

 

Main Stage

12 PM Bachata Class-Daync Studio

4 PM Ribbon Cutting

5 PM Los Nenes del Lago

6 PM Cultura Viva Samba

7 PM Mariachi Real Azteca

8 PM Social Dancing-Djalma

 

Grounds

1 PM Instituto Cultural de Danza

 

Frida’s Garden

2 PM Frida Garden's Plant Talk

3 PM Poetry Reading

4 PM Mambo Dance Performance

SUN, JULY 14TH

Farmhouse
11 AM Frida Mix Media Experience

2 PM Flower Headband Workshop


Main Stage
12 PM Latin Music by Ray
3 PM Lookalike Contest
4 PM Latin Sound System
5 PM Samba Da Vida


Grounds
1 PM Instituto Cultural de Danza


Frida’s Garden
11 AM Meditation by MKE Yoga
11:30AM Xanharati Folk Dance Class
2 PM Frida Garden's Plant Talk
3:30PM Nature Preservation Walk

 2024 official sponsors 

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 Featured all-inclusive Painting Classes 

Frida Fest All-Inclusive Painting Experience is the best way to celebrate your summer!

Your brunch experience includes

Painting Class + Chucho's Red Tacos Plate +  1 Margarita

 

 Reserve your seat today! Limited Seats.

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Frida SKULL

Saturday, July 13th at 

11 am

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Viva la vida

Sunday, July 14th

11 am

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Flower headband
making workshop

Saturday, July 14th at 2 pm

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 ART INSTALLATIONS 

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Art Installations

 Interactive Pieces

 Frida's Jardin

And more!

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The perfect photo-ops to remember your experience

 activities for the familia 

A vibrant, marketplace atmosphere with more than 35 local vendors and artisans.

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Frida- inspired arts and crafts, original designs, and work!

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 Try NEW taste experiences 

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Food trucks and local concession vendors, providing local flavors

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 An immersive experience like no other! 

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Live music and performances!

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Musical and dance performances from local talent

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 2024 POETRY Slam 

You asked and we listened!

 

 Sat, July 13th at 3 pm we will be hosting the 3rd annual Poetry Slam in Frida's Garden

The winner takes $100 home!

To participate, click below

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 2024 frida look-alike contest 

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Join our popular lookalike contest on Sunday, July 14th at 2 pm.

 

The winner takes $100 home!

Children and Adult Category

To participate, click below

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 Don't miss out this year!  

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Just went to Fridafest...it was amazing!! Very well organized, fun, bright, amazing food, drinks, fantastic music, and great selection of vendors

Erica K

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Join us for a BIG weekend filled with art, music, and laughter!

As a volunteer, you get to be part of this amazing cultural event. Many perks included

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Volunteer opportunities

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