Thursday, March 29, 2012

Call to Artists - Hopkins Arts Festival

Call to Artists

WHAT: Juried Fine Art and Fine Craft Festiva

WHERE: Hopkins, MN (suburb of Minneapolis) 

WHEN: Saturday and Sunday 
           July 7 & 8, 2012 
           Saturday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 


*Limited to 75 juried artists

*Application/Booth Fees: $30/$200 (double spaces available at $400).

*Unique festival hosted by Hopkins Center for the arts, a focal point for arts,
education, and entertainment welcoming over 210,000 visitors annually to historic Mainstreet Hopkins.

*Promotion of the event to a savvy, urban, art-buying public in newspapers, direct mail, press releases, billboard, and social media drawing 10,000 plus shoppers.

*2012 Artist awards include cash awards and a booth in the 2013 festival at no charge.

*Artist amenities include, air-conditioned hospitality lounge serving coffee, cold water and snacks, and a discount rate at local hotel.

*Artists are given an artist page on our festival website that will include a short bio, website, and images to promote their work.

The Friends of the Hopkins Center for the Arts is proud to present the fourth annual HOPKINS ARTS FESTIVAL. The festival is small, artist friendly, and features high quality juried fine arts and crafts. Unique to the Hopkins Arts Festival is that it is anchored by the Hopkins Arts Center, which attracts more than 210,000 annually for musical and theatre performances, art exhibitions, literary events, classes and meetings. Hopkins offers great restaurants, shops and a free public parking ramp. Downtown Park will feature music performances on Saturday and Sunday and an invitational vintage car show will take place Sunday afternoon. 


Deadline: April 10, 2012 
Notification: April 27, 2012 
Booth fee due: May 15, 2012 
Apply at:
For more information please visit:
Email questions to:
Or call 952.979.1107 to speak to Ann Arndt, Volunteer & Events Manager, Hopkins Center for the Arts 

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