Wine and Art Walk

Sip wine and shop for nature-themed art as you stroll around Meadow Lake.

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Visit the Arboretum on Saturday, August 17, or Sunday, August 18, for a juried art show featuring photography, woodturning, jewelry, painting, ceramics, fused glass, fiber arts, and more from regional artists.

Guests can sip wine and other beverages, enjoy live music, and take in gorgeous summertime views as they browse the nature-themed artworks on display. Artist booths will be located along Meadow Lake Trail, a paved accessible 0.6-mile trail that loops around Meadow Lake.

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Admission to the Wine and Art Walk is included with Arboretum admission, and anyone visiting the Arboretum during event hours is welcome to attend.

Event Details

Wine, beverage, and snack stations will be located along Meadow Lake Trail. Visitors may also purchase refreshments in the Visitor Center from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Ginkgo Restaurant and from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Ginkgo Café.

The Meadow Lake Trail is a 0.6-mile paved asphalt path with a typical grade of 3%. See the Accessibility Guide for details about accessible paths, parking, and facilities at the Arboretum.


The Morton Arboretum acknowledges support from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

2024 Featured Artists

Approximately 60 artists who create work using natural materials or incorporate a natural theme or subject were selected for this juried event.


Cameron Meerdink
K.M. Pottery
Nancy Gorman
Kate Keilty
Paradise Bay Pottery
Salt Creek Pottery


Art by Eddy K


Fabby Eco Chic
Motherloom Studios
Pat Kroth
Pat Rued Hand Painted Fiber
Threads With Purpose
Victoria Fischetti Designs


Barb Beckman Art Glass
I Do Windows
None Of This Is Cake
Sybaritic Studios
Tammy Easton


Amy Brandenburg Studio
Eclectic Redesigns
Gathering Hands
Linnea Lahlum
Lisa Williams Jewelry
Marie Miklaszewski
Nature’s HandyWork
Silver Whimsy Jewelry

Mixed Media

David Gilbersten
Don Widmer Paper Arts
Epaul Julien
Holz Fine Art
Jennifer Ann Fine Art
Liquid Mosaic
Practical Girl Design
Robert Kuksuk
The Art of Pens
Wired on Waverly (WOW)


Mary Foster Studios
Rita Troller


Art by Rozanne
Elizabeth Waddington Watercolors
Fresh & Alive Fine Art
Greywren Watercolors
Ken Reif
Maggie Capettini
Marie Lamothe
Raychee Studio
TB Artistic Works
Water Brush Arts


David FitzSimmons
Griffin Photography & Design
Joan Ladendorf
Josh Merrill Photography
Shore Fisherman’s Corner
Timothy Johnson Photography


Gracelynn’s Clay Flowers
Girly Steel
The Bada Creative


Larry Anderson
Bege’s Woodshop
Hart Woodworks
MBE Woodworking
Richard Sobkowiak
The Wood Cycle


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