Participating 2017 Festival Artists please complete the following:
2017 Visual Artist Comments Form.
Visual Artist Information, Terms & Application for 2018 Festival:
Please Note: Applications will be accepted starting in June, 2017 for the 2018 Festival.
Eligible Media: All artwork must be original work executed by the artist participating in the show. Works produced commercially or from commercial kits or molds are not eligible. Artists must be present with their work for the entire Festival.
All visual Artists applications must be processed through ZAPPlication, an online application and jury process.
Jury Fee: $35.00 - This non-refundable administrative jury fee is required for each entry.
Booth Fee: $500.00 - Upon receipt of an acceptance email, the selected artist is required to make payment of $500.00 per booth space. All monies are deposited upon receipt. Electricity will be provided to all exhibitors at no additional charge but limited (5 amps per exhibitor, 200 watts).
Location and other special requests will be handled on a first-in, first-served basis determined by the dates exhibit fees are received. After receipt of exhibit fee, artists will receive an email confirmation.
2018 Festival Visual Arts Key Dates:
Festival Dates: April 6-8, 2018 (24th Annual)
Process Opens: June 16, 2017
Application Deadline: 11:59 PM Central Time, November 5, 2017
Artist Jury: November 6-9, 2017
Acceptance Notification E-Mailed: November 10, 2017
Accepted Artists Posted on ZAPP: November 12, 2017
Latest Date For Festival to Receive Booth Fees: January 15, 2018 - Location and other special requests will be handled on a first-come, first-serve basis determined by the dates exhibit fees are received.
Last Day To Cancel With Refund: February 15, 2018
Thursday, April 5, 2018 - Artist Set-up: 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday, April 6, 2018 - Artist Set-up: 07:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Friday, April 6, 2018 - Festival hours for Artists: 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 7, 2018 - Festival hours for Artists: 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 8, 2018 - Festival hours for Artists: 11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.