Smithfield Arts Festival
Smithfield Arts Festival
Smithfield Arts Festival
Smithfield Arts Festival
Overview

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Celebrate visual, performing and culinary arts along Main Street in downtown Smithfield with a juried art show, vendors and more on May 16, 2020.

Planned activities from May 14-17 include: demonstrations by artists, food courts, two evenings of dinner theatre at the Smithfield Inn, the final weekend of Smithfield Little Theatre's spring show, live music, dance performances, fashion show, improv and more! 

Line-Up of Events:

Thursday, May 14 - Sunday, May 17

Final weekend of Smithfield Little Theatre's Spring Musical, Hands on a Hardbody, ticketed event

Friday, May 15 

"Murder is Served" Dinner Theatre Murder Mystery at the Smithfield Inn, featuring All Ya'll Players, ticketed event

Open Mic Nite at Christ Episcopal Church, free admission

Saturday, May 16

Juried Art Show along Main Street, culinary demos, childrens art activities, performing arts featuring free dance and music performances, free admission

"Murder is Served" Dinner Theatre Murder Mystery at the Smithfield Inn, featuring All Ya'll Players, ticketed event

Sunday, May 17

The Art of Fashion - fashion show and luncheon at the Smithfield Inn, 1:00 p.m., ticketed event

Jazz & Blues Concerts at the Gazebo on Main Street, 2:00 p.m., free admission

 

ARTISTS: 

Artists are invited to submit their original work to participate in the juried Smithfield Arts Festival. This exciting new event will be held throughout historic downtown Smithfield. The festival welcomes work in a variety of media. All works must be original creations of the artist, completed within the last two years and representative of work intended for the exhibition in the following categories: 

  • Watercolors, Oils, Acrylics, Pen and Ink Drawings, Pastels,

     and other fine art mediums.

  • Photography - all images must be shot by the artist, signed and numbered

  • 3D: Woodwork, Pottery, Glass, Metalwork, Fabric Art, Jewelry - 

     must be hand made by the artist

 

PRIZES 3 Categories: Photography, 2D and 3D

Best of Show Award - $500, 1st Place - $300, 2nd Place - $200, 3rd Place - $100 in each category

 


Admission
Free

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