Welcome

Welcome to the Stevens Point Sculpture Park

Our mission is to provide a welcoming and accessible outdoor venue for diverse work including environmental art, exhibitions, activities, and educational programs. Our goal is to enhance the cultural life of our community and surrounding area.

DONATE to the Sculpture Park

Join us for Fall into the Park, the unveiling of ‘Impressions of Point’ and the 2018 sculptures, on Saturday, September 22 from 5-7pm!

We invite you to explore beautiful art installations along our scenic trail. Leisurely stroll through towering pines to discover a unique connection between nature and art. Sitting on 20-acres and connected to the Green Circle Trail, the Stevens Point Sculpture Park features artwork from local, regional, and national artists.

The Park is always growing and changing. Visit throughout the year to explore exciting environmental art exhibitions, artist residencies, performance events, and educational programming.

Watch the video about Out of the Woods – a 2nd Street Presence, an artist in residency held in 2017.

Click here to see featured sculpture.
Click here to find directions to the Park.

Submit a Juried Call proposal to be reviewed.

Events

Upcoming Events

The Park is continually evolving with the changing seasons, bringing new environmental art, artist residencies, performance events, and educational programming to Central Wisconsin. Visit the Park to experience upcoming events:

 

Fall into the Park | September 22, 2018 | 5-7pm

Come party at the Sculpture Park this Fall! This event is back by popular demand. There will be plentiful free food and brews from local businesses. Enjoy music, the bonfire, interactive art and the company of artists who will unveil our new sculptures for this year. Check out the piece that everyone is talking about – the Impressions Of Point. The molds were created by community members, then poured and constructed by local artists just in time for the celebration.

We know Wisconsin, so a tent will protect us from all sorts of weather surprises. As with all of our events, there is no admission charge, but we will accept donations since the park is 100% run by your generosity. Thanks for your interest, and please join us for this exciting fall bash!

Annual Summer Celebration

Second Saturday in June

The community is invited to attend the Summer Celebration for the Stevens Point Sculpture Park, held annually on the second Saturday in June. New sculptures will debut in the 20-acre park at 900 North Second Street, Stevens Point (just off Green Circle Trail, south of Zenoff Park). Parking is available along North Second Street or in the Zenoff Park parking lot. The Summer Celebration, includes poetry readings, live music, artist meet and greet and more. Peace Flags made by area elementary school students, will line the trail throughout the park. Come join us celebrate art and the outdoors, during this annual event. New to the park? The Stevens Point Sculpture Park is an ever changing living park. Art is continually added each year through juried exhibitions, artist in residency programs and other events.

Out of the Woods – a 2nd Street Presence

Fall 2017

This special event featured an artist-in-residency occurred Fall 2017 at the park.

Education

Kids in the Park

The Stevens Point Sculpture Park has funding available to support busing to the Park for classes, workshops, tours, and art education activities. Typical support is $50. Please contact the Education Committee chair for information and coordination.

Planning to visit the park? Download one of the park activities to complete during your time visiting. Have fun exploring the sculpture park!

Photo Scavenger Hunt

Sketch Scavenger Hunt

 

Walking the Labyrinth

There is no right or wrong way to walk the labyrinth. You may walk slowly or quickly, skip, run, sing or dance. The labyrinth walk is different for everyone.

The three parts of the labyrinth are walking in, remaining in the center, and walking out. Walking in is a time to let go of problems and concerns in your life. The center is a time to stop and think. Walking out is putting closure on your experience.

After the Walk

Talk about your experiences. Discuss ideas on how to use the labyrinth in the future.

 

Teacher Resources

Are you a teacher looking for more resources when visiting the park? More resources are available for download here.

Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the sculpture park located?
At 900 North Second Street in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. See the visit section of the website for directions, park trail map, photo gallery, and more.
When is the park open?
The park is open year-round, Monday through Sunday, sunrise to sunset. To view the park from home, take a look at our photo gallery.
Who runs the park?
The park is owned and operated by the city of Stevens Point, through the guidance from an all-volunteer committee.
Is the park wheelchair accessible?
Yes. Our trail is hard-packed crushed granite and wheelchair accessible. However, weather (rain, snow, ice, etc.) may effect trail conditions. The trail is not groomed or plowed in the winter.
What kind of work will I find in the park?
We feature artwork from local, regional and national artists. Our artist section lists specifically who these people are as well as the works they have contributed to the park. Visit our featured artists page to see a work currently featured at the park.
I’m not an artist, but can I get involved?
Definitely, consider looking into our support section for how you can get involved.
Is it really free?
Yes! Admission is free. But, running the park is certainly not. Generous donations, partnerships, sponsors, and our 100% volunteer board make this park possible. Help support the park here.

Contacting Us Via E-mail

E-mail us anytime at info@stevenspointsculpturepark.org and we’ll help.