2022 Bel Air Festival for the Arts - Eventeny

2022 Bel Air Festival for the Arts

event Sep 18 9:00 am - Sep 18 5:00 pm
(GMT-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
39 Hickory Ave., Bel Air, Maryland 21014, United States
av_timer  
Hosted by Bel Air Recreation Committee

event
Dates
Sep 18 9:00 am - Sep 18 5:00 pm
(GMT-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
location_on
Location
39 Hickory Ave., Bel Air, Maryland 21014, United States

About the Show - The 2022 Festival show will mark the 55th annual Bel Air Festival for the Arts, sponsored by the Bel Air Recreation Committee. With up to 300 artists, photographers and craftspeople, the show represents one of the largest one-day events in the Mid-Atlantic Region. When is the Show - The 2022 Bel Air Festival for the Arts will be held on 18 September 2022 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Where is the Show - The Bel Air Festival for the Arts will be held in Shamrock Park on 39 Hickory Avenue in Bel Air, Maryland. Shamrock Park is located behind the Bel Air Public Library and the Bel Air Town Hall and Police Headquarters building To Apply - Online Exhibitor Applications will open in March on the festival website at Additional Information - The show includes some of the finest and most unique fine art, photography, and hand-made crafts on the east coast. The Festival features continuous live entertainment on the bandshell stage plus performers roving through the crowds. A wide variety of wonderful foods are available. Profits from food concession sales go directly to benefit Bel Air Parks and Recreation programs. Offering a great opportunity for early holiday shopping, as well as food, entertainment, and activities for the children, the Bel Air Festival for the Arts is an event the entire family will enjoy. Smoking is prohibited anywhere on the Festival grounds. Remember, the Bel Air Festival for the Arts is ALWAYS a "rain or shine" event.

Parking instructions
Free shuttle bus service provides transportation from the MVA parking lot on Route 24 to the Festival site. All day parking is also available at the Bel Air parking garage across the street from the Festival on Hickory Avenue for a $2.00 donation to the Bel Air Auxiliary Police.

COVID protocols
The Bel Air Festival for the Arts will publish any required COVID safety protocols in accordance with all State of Maryland Department of Health regulations when received.

Marketplace

Exhibitor Application

222 shops
P
Pet Portraits by Diane Bauer
visibility0 people viewed
Food Vendors

3 shops
Non-Profit Arts Education/Advocacy Organizations - No Fee

4 shops
Youth Exhibitor Application (<18 years old) - No Fee

12 shops
Interested in becoming an artist or exhibitor:
2 active applications
Exhibitor Application
Deadline: Sep 11, 2022
Welcome to the Bel Air Festival for the Arts Exhibitor Application! Browse through our applications and let us know if you have any questions.This is an electronic agreement and by selecting the booths, you are validating and approving this agreement electronically.Categories:Artists may apply in up to 3 categories. You must submit a separate application for each category. Only the fine arts and photography categories are judged for show awards.If you sell jewelry, you may apply in a category other than Jewelry if jewelry is less than 10% of your items for sale. Otherwise, you must apply in Jewelry. Clay: Original clay and porcelain work, functional or sculptural.Fiber: Includes wearable and non-wearable. No machine-tooled, machine-screen printing, or other forms of mass production are accepted.Glass: Functional and sculptural work is accepted. Kiln forming, blowing, molding, or casting, as well as all cold working processes are permitted. Jewelry: Only those artists accepted in the jewelry category may display or sell jewelry. Items made from commercial parts may not be exhibited.Metal: Sculptural or decorative work made from metal. No jewelry will be accepted in this category.Mixed Media: Work which combines materials from two or more mediums in one piece.Musical Instruments: Handmade instruments.Natural Materials: This includes basket weaving, chair caning, brooms, gourds, and other works made from materials found in nature.Photography: Includes traditional film photography, hand-colored images, emulsion transfers, and digital photography. Only artist’s original source material is acceptable. Printmaking: Only hand-pulled original prints are allowed. Prints must be in limited editions, signed, and numbered.Sculpture: Three-dimensional work using additive or subtractive processes in a single medium.Two-Dimensional: Drawing, painting, and digital works. Reproduction prints are not allowed.Wood: Original works that are hand tooled, machine-worked, turned or carved.
Youth Exhibitor Application (<18 years old) - No Fee
Deadline: Jul 01, 2022 (Ends today)
Welcome to the Bel Air Festival for the Arts Exhibitor Application! Only parents, legal guardians or persons 18 years of age or older can enter information for this program. If you are not at least 18 years old and you wish to register, you will need to have a parent or guardian fill in the following forms. Browse through our applications and let us know if you have any questions. This is an electronic agreement and by selecting the booths, you are validating and approving this agreement electronically. Categories: Artists may apply in up to 3 categories. You must submit a separate application for each category. Only the fine arts and photography categories are judged for show awards. If you sell jewelry, you may apply in a category other than Jewelry if jewelry is less than 10% of your items for sale. Otherwise, you must apply in Jewelry. Clay: Original clay and porcelain work, functional or sculptural. Fiber: Includes wearable and non-wearable. No machine-tooled, machine-screen printing, or other forms of mass production are accepted. Glass: Functional and sculptural work is accepted. Kiln forming, blowing, molding, or casting, as well as all cold working processes are permitted. Jewelry: Only those artists accepted in the jewelry category may display or sell jewelry. Items made from commercial parts may not be exhibited. Metal: Sculptural or decorative work made from metal. No jewelry will be accepted in this category. Mixed Media: Work which combines materials from two or more mediums in one piece. Musical Instruments: Handmade instruments. Natural Materials: This includes basket weaving, chair caning, brooms, gourds, and other works made from materials found in nature. Photography: Includes traditional film photography, hand-colored images, emulsion transfers, and digital photography. Only artist’s original source material is acceptable. Printmaking: Only hand-pulled original prints are allowed. Prints must be in limited editions, signed, and numbered. Sculpture: Three-dimensional work using additive or subtractive processes in a single medium. Two-Dimensional: Drawing, painting, and digital works. Reproduction prints are not allowed. Wood: Original works that are hand tooled, machine-worked, turned or carved.
Non-Profit Arts Education/Advocacy Organizations - No Fee
Deadline: Jul 01, 2022 (Deadline passed)
Welcome to the event! Browse through our applications and let us know if you have any questions. This is an electronic agreement and by selecting the booths, you are validating and approving this agreement electronically.


Volunteers

Interested in becoming a volunteer:
1 active application
BARC Program Food Service Volunteer - Bel Air Festival for the Arts
Deadline: Aug 21, 2022
Assist the Food Vendors supporting the Bel Air Festival for the Arts. Food Vendors donate a portion of their revenue to the Bel Air Recreation Committee's Youth Program as a fund raiser. ... + More

Event maps

2022 Bel Air Festival for the Arts - Final
Final Version of the 2022 BAFA Site Map. The Bel Air Town Hall and Police Station are undergoing construction which will affect the Festival site map for 2022. Prior year booth numbers HAVE been changed.

Hosted by Bel Air Recreation Committee

Joined Eventeny in December 2021
event 2 events location_on Bel Air, MD, United States
The Bel Air Recreation Committee (BARC) is a non-profit Internal Revenue Code Section 501(c)(3) organization and is incorporated under Maryland law. BARC operates approximately 30 recreational and athletic programs for adults ... + More