Home Events & Festivals Chesterton Art Fair Twitter Facebook Print About Chesterton Art FairThe Chesterton Art Fair is held the first weekend in August at Hawthorne Park in Porter, IN. This 2-day event includes artists from around the country in a wide variety of fine arts. Parking is free. The entry fee is only $5 at the door. Event includes food, beverage, entertainment and a children's art area.