Wine and Clay


Wine & Clay is a celebration of the earth arts featuring artists selling work in pottery, figures, tiles, tableware, fibers, jewelry and wood. To further celebrate the earth arts, the event will highlight a variety of wines from Gateway Market, available for purchase as a tasting flight or as a single glass. Wine & Clay will also feature a variety of clay demonstrations, music and culinary faire.

Volunteers receive free admission to the event, t-shirt (or you can wear your purple volunteer t-shirt from the Des Moines Arts Festival), and snacks. Learn more about the event at

Where: Valley Junction Activity Center, 217 5th Street, West Des Moines
When: Saturday, Nov. 4, 2023, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Admission: admission prices vary, children 12 and under are free. Tickets are available online starting Oct. 3, 2023.

Artists selling pottery, figures, tiles, tableware, jewelry, wearable fibers, glass, wood and more.
Artist demonstrations.
Plates & Provisions: Grab a plate, fill it up and take it home! At Plates & Provisions, guests may purchase a handmade plate created by local artist Linda Lewis along with access to a Gateway Market appetizer station. When completed, our volunteers will clean and wrap up your plate.

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