Ink’s Middle of the Map Fest annually curates and cultivates the unique arts and creative culture of the Midwest, bringing together a sense of community in local and national talent in an annual festival featuring music, forum and film. Ink’s Middle of the Map Fest celebrates the convergence of art and creativity in the heartland of the United States.

  • The Music fest is held in Westport and features more than 120 local, national, international and emerging artists over three days each spring. 
  • The Forum is the convergence of the arts, tech and cultural communities. The two-day event features compelling speakers and panel participants discussing a wide spectrum of topics. 
  • The Film fest screens a diverse cross-section of curated films. Special guests, concerts and fanfare parties are also held throughout the event.