16 Jan 2020

Festivals 54th Annual Lewiston Art Festival

Lewiston Council on the ArtsLewiston, New York, United States

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Opportunity Description

International Deadline: March 15, 2020 – Lewiston Council on the Arts announces a Call for Artists for a juried art and fine craft competition and show on Saturday Aug 8 (10am-6pm) & Sunday 9 (10am-5pm), 2020 in the historic Village of Lewiston, NY.

Over 25,000 people will attend this much anticipated outdoor festival, which attracts art lovers from Western New York and Southern Ontario, as well as international visitors from Niagara Falls, 10 minutes away. The festival is Lewiston’s signature event and features work by 175 exceptional artists and fine crafters.

College Alley features the work of high school and college students to provide them an opportunity to gain exhibiting experience.

Categories include painting, graphic arts, mixed media, photography, pottery/glass/ceramics, jewelry, fiber, metal, wood

Cash and ribbon prizes valued at $6000 are awarded to artists in 9 categories, plus best booth display and best of show. There is no additional charge to compete for prize money.

$15 jury Fee + $225 Booth Fee. Free parking. No admission charge. Booth Sitters.



  • March 15 Application deadline – Applications postmarked after March 15 must be
    accompanied by a late fee of $25 (late fee waived for College Alley participants)
  • April 1 Notification of jury decisions mailed by April 1
  • July 1 Final date to cancel without forfeiture of booth fee. Application fees are not refunded.
  • Aug 8 & 9 Lewiston Art Festival!

Lewiston Council on the Arts
PO Box 1
Lewiston, NY 14092
t: (716) 754-0166

Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Festivals. Opp Tags: Deadlines 03 March thru April, Open to Artists Worldwide, and Special Opportunities. Income: Cash or Value Awards, Exhibition – Group, and Sales.

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