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Plainfield Arts Festival


Second Annual Plainfield Arts Festival 
Saturday, July 27th, 2024
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Date and Time:
The event will occur on Saturday, July 27th, 2024, from 12:00 pm to 10:00 pm.

Competition & Exhibition: 12 PM - 6 PM
Festivities: 6 PM - 10 PM

Event Highlights:

This year's theme celebrates the fine arts, with fewer performances and games and an emphasis on exhibitions. We are honored to announce that Alonzo Adams, Plainfield's nationally renowned African American figurative artist, will join us as the celebrity judge for the event. Plus, don't miss unveiling a captivating mural, personally painted by Alonzo Adams, adding a touch of local talent to the festivities.

CALL FOR ARTISTS!

Categories:
We invite artists to participate in the competition across six categories:

  • Oil
  • Watercolor
  • Mixed Media
  • Sculpture and Crafting
  • Drawing
  • Student Category

Prizes:
Winners in each category will receive:

  • First Place: $500.00
  • Second Place: $250.00
  • Third Place: $150.00
  • Best in Show: $1000.00

Exhibition Table:
Artists interested in exhibiting their work can reserve a table for a $50.00 application fee.

  • Each table includes two chairs provided by the City.
  • Vendors are responsible for bringing additional equipment, such as tents and tablecloths.

For inquiries and to apply, please get in touch with Maximo Vazquez at maximo.vazquez@plainfieldnj.gov.