March 18, 2023
Registration deadline: Feb 17, 2023
Wabash, IN 46992
Exhibit hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday
Setup hours: 2 to 8 p.m. Friday
Teardown hours: 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday
Student performances (piano, vocal, and dance) and student art displays, along with workshops featuring guest musicians, dancers, and visual artists, will all be a part of the Wabash FAME Festival on Saturday, March 18, 2023, from 9:00 to 4:00 at the Honeywell Center. This is the sixteenth festival of this kind in Wabash. Admission to the festival and participation in most activities is free-of-charge. This year’s festival theme is “Fables and Folklore from Eastern Europe and the Balkans”.
Download 2023 Wabash Festival Program Booklet
During your visit to the FAME Festival, you, members of your family or party may be filmed, videotaped and/or photographed by a FAME employee, contract photographer or the media. Your attendance at the FAME event serves as permission for the use of your image, the image of members of your family, or your party, by FAME.
Visitors acknowledge that FAME shall own all rights, title, and interests in all photographs and materials created incorporating the photograph or likeness.
Guest Performing Artists
Guest Visual Artists
Student Art Projects
All Day Activities
FAME (Foundation for Art and Music in Education) sponsors art activities for students in elementary and junior high/middle schools in northern Indiana. The parent organization is in Fort Wayne with headquarters in the Auer Center for Art and Culture in downtown Fort Wayne. Wabash’s festival is supported by grants and donations and is expected to be self-supporting in its finances. The local planning committee, headed by Judy Ward, appreciates the support of various foundations, businesses and individuals for their monetary donations to FAME.
Thanks to our Festival Sponsors – the Major supporters this year include:
- Alpha Epsilon Chapter of Kappa, Kappa, Kappa
- Ford Meter Box Foundation, Inc.
- Honeywell Foundation, Inc.
- Wabash Cannonball Chili for Charity
- Wabash County United Fund