Art in the Courtyard

Princeton Makes is thrilled to announce its most anticipated event of the year – the Art in the Courtyard – Fall Festival! This wonderful celebration of creativity and community unity will showcase the local talent of Princeton and neighboring areas.

Over the past two years, Princeton Makes has been the driving force behind numerous engaging and community-building events within the cooperative, as well as active participants in various festivals. Now, in an exhilarating step forward, we are organizing our very own Fall Festival, in collaboration with the Princeton Shopping Center, and we couldn’t be more excited to invite everyone to partake in this incredible experience!

The Art in the Courtyard – Fall Festival is all about giving local artists and artisans the spotlight they deserve. Whether you’re an emerging talent or an established creative force, this event is the platform to unleash your artistic prowess and captivate an enthusiastic audience eager to discover new talents!
This festival goes beyond mere artistic displays; it is a celebration of the entire Princeton and neighboring communities. We believe in the power of unity and collaboration, and we warmly welcome everyone to join us for a day filled with art, music, and heartwarming connections!

Event Details:
• Date: October 1st, 2023
• Location: Princeton Shopping Center Courtyard (outdoor)
• Time: 11:00 AM- 5:00 PM

Highlights of the Event:
• Curated Local Artists and Artisans: Witness the finest handpicked artists and artisans showcasing their exceptional creations in a myriad of mediums. From paintings to sculptures, jewelry to pottery, prepare to be inspired by the richness of local talent!
• Princeton Shopping Center Businesses
• Live Music: Immerse yourself in the soul-stirring melodies of talented local musicians, who will keep the atmosphere alive with their rhythmic tunes!
Community Projects and Interactive Activities: Participate in engaging community projects and interactive activities that strengthen bonds and create lasting memories for everyone involved!
Food Drive in collaboration with the Princeton Mobile Food Pantry and McCaffrey’s.

The Art in the Courtyard – Fall Festival is a free to attend and inclusive event, open to all members of the community. Whether you’re an artist looking to exhibit your work, or simply someone eager to immerse themselves in an inspiring cultural experience, mark your calendars for October 1st and prepare to be amazed! Artists and artisans are welcome to apply through September 25th. Prospectus and application can be found here:

Princeton Makes Event Date: October 1 from 11am-5pm
Event Address: Princeton Shopping Center Courtyard
301 N Harrison St, Princeton NJ
Contact Adriana Groza at 609-619-0002 or