Art Fair Stage

Presented by The Ark. The Ark is a non-profit organization presenting the best of traditional and contemporary live music in downtown Ann Arbor over 300 nights each year. At The Ark, performers and audiences connect in a state-of-the-art listening room for an intimate music experience. We’re excited to bring a sampling of what we do year-round outside to the Ann Arbor Summer Art Fair Stage!

Located in the Palio Parking Lot on the corner of Main & William.

Performance Schedule

Thursday, July 19, 6-9pm


With our host, Ann Arbor 107one’s John Bommarito. Sign up to perform at the table near the stage starting at 5:30pm

Friday, July 20, 4:30-9pm

4:30-5:30pm: Soltura

A small group of musicians that perform various styles of Afro-Caribbean music

6:00-7:00pm: Parsonfield

A five-piece alt/folk band from Maine

7:30-9:00pm: The Jeremy Kittel Band

Washtenaw County’s own fiddle prodigy!

Saturday, July 21, 4:30-9pm

4:30-5:30pm: Chris Dupont

Classic eloquence of the 1970’s colliding with contemporary notions

6:00-7:00pm: Ahi

Alt-folk, Indie pop, Indie soul, Adult alternative, and Americana

7:30-9:00pm: Jaren Deck & The Travelers

Oklahoma Americana Artist


Be sure to check out the stage throughout all four days of the fair for performances booked by our friends at Pakmode Media!

Thursday, July 19

1:45 – 2:45pm: Kaye Hoff
2:45 – 3:45pm: The Left Lanes

Friday, July 20

1:45 – 2:45pm: MYNY
2:45 – 3:45pm: Rosewood

Saturday, July 21

1:45 – 2:45pm: Day Dream Project

Sunday, July 22

1:00 – 2:00pm: Jibreel Jazz
2:00 – 3:00pm: Present Company