Calling Local Artists for Main Street Kent’s 10th Annual Art and Wine Festival | Kent State University

Calling Local Artists for Main Street Kent’s 10th Annual Art and Wine Festival

The 10th annual Main Street Kent Art and Wine Festival will take place Saturday, June 4, from noon-10 p.m. in downtown Kent. Proceeds will benefit Main Street Kent, the nonprofit organization dedicated to the revitalization of downtown Kent. The Art and Wine Festival features local artists, live entertainment and wineries from all over Ohio.

Main Street Kent is now accepting artist applications in the following categories (original art only): watercolor, oil/acrylic, clay, photography, sculpture, graphics/drawing, mixed media and others. Download an artist application.

Applications must be submitted along with photo or digital examples of art and the $75 application fee by the March 7 deadline. Student application fee is $35, and a copy of student ID is required for consideration. Applicants who make the initial deadline will be given priority consideration in booth placement. The second-round application deadline is April 11. All artists are encouraged to apply, and application fees will be refunded to those not selected by the jury. Applications received after April 11 will be considered based on category needs.

Visit www.mainstreetkent.org or call 330-677-8000 with any questions.