42nd Annual Juried Art Festival September 24-25, 2016

2016 Art in the Barn 42nd Annual Juried Art Festival

Saturday and Sunday, September 24 & 25, 2016

10:00 AM-5:00 PM

On the grounds of Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital

450 W. Highway 22, Barrington IL  60010
Admission: $5.00  |  Children under 12: Free  |  No Pets

Showcasing over 175 Artists
Entertainment  |  Food  |  Children's Art  
|  Petting Zoo
All net proceeds to benefit Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital




Art in the Barn welcomes you to its 42nd annual juried fine art festival

This beautiful fall festival brings community and artists together for a weekend of fine art, family fun, music, food and entertainment.  Donations from artist and vendor sales provide funding for Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital's ongoing modernization campaign and commitment to excellence. 

Fine art on display and ready for purchase to take home 

Fine Art in Oil, Watercolor, Pastel, Drawing, Acrylics, Fiber, Glass, Photography, Digital Media, Jewelry, Printmaking, Ceramics, Sculpture, Scratchboard, Wood, and Mixed Media.  

A sampling of 2015 award winners . . .

Visit the over 175 artist spaces in the barns and exhibits throughout the hospital grounds. Come enjoy the day and be prepared to take home fine art to display in your home or as a gift or jewelry and clothing to wear or to share.

Great Family Outing

Great for the entire family with petting zoo, children's art corner, and children's art gallery. 

  • Music & Entertainment at the main stage throughout the event

  • Kids can enjoy the petting zoo and create their own art in the Children's Art Tent

  • We have a great raffle.  Prizes are donated by the artists!

Find Us On Google Maps


advocate good shepherd hospital

450 West Northwest Highway, Route 22, Barrington, Illinois


Volunteers are on hand to direct visitors. Park & Ride service is available throughout the event.

Petting Zoo

Petting Zoo open from 11:00am - 3:00pm each day. A $5.00 entrance fee includes a cup of food to feed to the animals. This wonderful activity is sponsored by friends of Art in the Barn, Pat & Fran Houlihan!

Children's Art Tent

Future artists spend enjoyable time painting pumpkins and creating masterpieces to take home.  

Student Art Gallery

2016 Art in the Barn will include works from two chosen young artists from each of the District 220 Barrington elementary schools. Their works will be showcased at the end of the main garage.

Food & Entertainment

Come to the Food Court for a bite to eat, conveniently located near the main stage.  Grab a brat and some tasty treats, pull up a bail of hay and enjoy live entertainment.


Live Entertainment

Art in the Barn's Famous BRAT Tent!

Art in the Barn's Famous BRAT Tent!

Food Menu

Come to the Food Court for a bite to eat, conveniently located near the main stage entertainment.  

Brat Tent-sponsored by Good Shepherd Hospital

kountry kettlekorn

MJ's Coffee

mr funnel cake

riverside chocolate

the great grape

Special thanks to all our amazing entertainers, ranging from children's choir to rock & roll.