Search the Website

Plein Air Fest, Etc.

The Plein Air Fest puts artists directly on location as they create new masterpieces

Western Visions

Western Visions® is the National Museum of Wildlife Art’s largest and longest running fundraiser, with a…

Learn More about the event

Plein Air in Jackson Hole Wyoming

This year will be the 8th Annual Plein Air Fest, held at the National Museum of Wildlife Art. During this event, more than 50 invited artists are given one day to create new masterpieces en plein air. They paint from the National Museum of Wildlife Art’s Sculpture Trail with stupendous views overlooking the National Elk Refuge. Collectors are invited to browse and bid on the fresh artworks, which will be sold by silent bid. Bidding begins at 12:30 p.m.

Admission is FREE.

Proceeds benefit the National Museum of Wildlife Art.

Food and beverage will be available for purchase from Palate.

This year’s Plein Air Fest will take place Saturday, June 15, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Bidding begins at 12:30 p.m.


PleinAirFest_logo_2019 RBG

Plein Air Fest, etc. 2019 Artists Coming Soon

Thank you to the generous sponsors of Plein Air Fest, Etc.

Barbara Carlsberg

Clarke Nelson

The Spatz Family

The Lightner Sams Foundation of Wyoming, Inc.


What People Are Saying

We went here because one of our kids wasn't feeling too well so we looked for options that were softer than trekking (summers) , and we absolutely loved it . The art work is fascinating and beautiful and varied ...a must visit - esp if its a rainy day :)

- amazingnivs, Mumbai

The Museum App

Download the Museum app and experience the museum in a whole new way. Explore. Enjoy. Learn. Available for Apple and Adroid devices.

Discover the App
Subscribe to Our eNews

Subscribe to our e-newsletter to stay up to date on what’s happening.