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Neptune Festival Art & Craft Show

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Friday, September 29
12 noon - 7 pm

Saturday, September 30
10 am - 7 pm

Sunday, October 1
10 am - 6 pm

18th - 29th Street
VIrginia Beach Ocean Front

SHOW HOURS:

Friday, September 29: 12noon-7pm

Saturday, September 30: 10am-7pm

Sunday, October 1: 10am-6pm


2017 SHOW INFORMATION:

Click Here for the 2017 Art Show Application

Complete details for the show are available with the application. The application requires a non-refundable $35 fee, and if accepted, each space is $400. The deadline for submitting an application is May 31, 2017. Cash awards totaling $2,600 will be made based on standards of quality, professionalism, and originality.

Applications are ONLY for artists and craftsmen wishing to apply for the 2017 exhibition. The festival includes a commercial section that is not part of this art and craft show. If you wish to apply for a space in it, please click here.

Applications for the 2017 Neptune Festival Art & Craft Show are available online only. No printed/mailed applications will be accepted.


FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Please contact Sharon Tanner at artshow@neptunefestival.com or call the Neptune Festival office at (757) 498-0215 for more information.

The Neptune Festival Art & Craft Show features over 240 artisans displaying handmade work from paintings and sculptures, to photography and glasswork. Mosey your way through the tents and displays and find a piece of the show to bring home with you!

Click Photo Below to View the Neptune Festival Art & Craft Show Gallery

ARTWORK ELIGIBILITY:

This juried art show requires pre-registration to participate, but viewing is free and open to the public.

Artists and craftsmen of original work in all media are eligible for the show, with acceptance based on a jury process. This show does not include a section for commercial or imported products. In all cases, the spirit of our guidelines intends that the work depend heavily on the "handmade" aspect of art and craft. We do not allow buy/sell and we reserve the right to remove work from the show that violates our policies and guidelines.

We will devote an area of the boardwalk to selected exhibitors who display work with the highest degree of originality, handcrafting and excellence. It will be only these exhibitors who are eligible for the cash awards. The decision of the show committee is final.

The festival includes a commercial section that is not part of this art and craft show. If you wish to apply for a space in it, please click here.