Bring your passion to the East Lansing Art Festival. Bring art to our community. Bring artists from across the United States to share their talents. Be the ones to show our kids what is possible. Be the ones to show our adults what is possible. Bring your passion. Be the connection. Become a sponsor of the East Lansing Art Festival.

The East Lansing Art Festival (ELAF) – a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization is celebrating 55 years of art and culture in 2018 and is ranked 38th of over 4000 fine art festivals in the country.  The ELAF is managed by an all volunteer Board of Directors and two part-time paid staff people. 

Your gift, no matter the size, will have a lasting impact on the ELAF and our community in 2018 and beyond. Your donation helps to support festival activities:

•       over 30 free live musical performances featuring local and regional talent
•       fun, educational art activities for kids and families
•       an Emerging Artists Program, which cultivates new talent and provides a opportunity for new artists to
•       an Artist Demonstration Area that features local artists, poetry readings and workshops

The East Lansing Art Festival offers businesses of all sizes excellent local and regional exposure to the tens of thousands we reach through our promotional efforts, as well as the 70,000+ who attend this event.


The ELAF offers a variety of ways for business and individuals to contribute. We are grateful for your support and in return would like to shower you with some goodies. More information here.