Sunday, September 14, 2014

Bethesda Fine Arts Festival Call to Artists

Call to Artists

WHAT: A Fine Art Festival 

Bethesda, MD

WHEN: Saturday and Sunday 
           May 9-10, 2015
           Saturday 10-6; Sunday, 10-5 

*Complimentary breakfast and lunch for participating artists. 

*Free parking within 1 block. 

*Limited to 140 booth spaces of juried fine art and fine craft.

*Estimated attendance: 20,000. 

*$2,500 in cash awards. 

*24-hour security. 

*Booth sitters. 

*Entry/booth fees: $30/$425 (10x10); $850 (10x20).
*For more details about the show, click HERE
The Bethesda Fine Arts Festival was ranked #78 of the 200 Best Shows by Sunshine Artist Magazine in September, 2008, making it the highest ranked fine art festival in Maryland.  Extremely wealthy community: Average household income, $129,440; median housing value, $734,614. Knowledgeable, art buying public attends. Artists report consistently high sales every year. Electronic application available on the festival's website. 
The Bethesda Fine Arts Festival Show-Rate Score: 87

Additional details about the festival may be found at:

Application Deadline: 12/05/14   

Notification: 01/23/15

Booth Fees Due: 02/13/15