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Holiday Arts Festival 2016

Location:
Waterloo Center for the Arts
Waterloo, Iowa (Midwest)

Phone: 319-291-4490
Show Dates: 11/12/16 - 11/13/16
Application Deadline: 9/27/16 Midnight CST

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REQUIREMENTS:


Images: 9 (a booth shot is required)

Fee (Jury Fee): $20.00

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Event Summary
Join us for the 46th Annual Holiday Arts Festival. Featuring high quality artists from the Midwest, this festival falls at the perfect time to kick off the holiday shopping season.

General Information
Holiday Arts Festival - Show and Sale
Saturday, November 12
Sunday, November 13
10:00am - 4:00pm daily
 
Booth-sitters.
All mediums welcome.
Early setup discounts.
Average attendance 2000-2500.
Extra hands for loading and unloading.
Onsite dining options available for purchase.
Artists are expected to participate both days.
Homestay opportunities (limited availability)
 
Festival Hours
Saturday, November 12 | 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday, November 13 | 10:00am - 4:00pm
 
Early Set-Up
Friday, November 11 | 9:00am - 5:00pm
Artists are encouraged to use this opportunity and will receive a 20% discount on the booth fee.
 
Day of Set-Up
Saturday, November 12 | 7:00 - 9:30am
Artists must be ready for business by 9:30am.
 
Carts, dollies and volunteers will be available to assist with loading and unloading.
Festival volunteers will also be available to provide breaks throughout the event.
 
Party with the Artists
Saturday, November 12  
The Friends of the WCA will host a special reception for arts festival patrons and participating artists Saturday evening.

Rules/Regulations
All artists must be reviewed by the Selection Committee. Artists will be notified if they have been accepted by October 10. Selected artists must agree to participate both days of the festival.

Reproductions of artwork presented must be clearly marked. Over half of the total works presented must be original works and not reproductions.

Confirmation & Cancellation policies
Artists withdrawing will be subject to a cancellation fee of $50; no refunds will be made after October 31.

Booth Information
Each booth space is $150, with a limit of two spaces per artist. If artists intend to share a booth, both artists must complete the jury process. This is an indoor festival spread and space is limited. 10’x10’ spaces are in limited supply, otherwise available spaces are 8’x10’. One six foot table and two chairs will be available by request at no extra cost. Please indicate if you require an electrical hook-up, for an additional $20 fee.
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