Event Information

Breckenridge Main Street Art Festival 2017 16th Annual

Corner of South Main Street and Park Ave. at Main Street Station
Breckenridge, Colorado (West)

Phone: 970-406-1866
Event Dates: 8/4/17 - 8/6/17
Application Deadline: 3/31/17 Midnight MST

The application deadline has passed.


Images: 5 (a booth shot is required)

Fee (Application fee): $35.00

You can submit up to 2 applications for this show.


Event Summary
This established show (16 years) will be limited to approximately 125 Artists and Craftsmen from around the country.  It has been very well received and ranked #65 in Sunshine Artists Magazine's top 100 best Fine Art Shows for 2016. The show is held in Main Street Station, which is the same location as the July 1,2,3 is held in the beautifull historic town of Breckenridge, CO which is only 80 miles west of Denver in Summit County (includes Copper Mountain, Frisco,Silverthorne,and Keystone)located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains. This is a very affluent and highly educated community which has a large number of summer tourists at this time of year.  You won't want to miss this fabulous weekend of art and mountain ambience.

General Information
August 4,5,6-2017
Friday, Saturday, 10-6, Sunday 10-5

Thursday set-up
no gate 

Photography- Traditional means or digital capture
Digital Art- original image, or manipulation of other source material was executed by artist using computer-traditional photographs taken by digital means should apply as photography
Mixed Media

Requirements for Application

Four images of current work and one booth image representative of work you plan to display at the festival.


Non-refundable Entry Fee -   $ 35
single booth (10x10)         - $500
1 1/2 booth (10x15)           -$750.00- limited number-first come first come 
double booth(10x20)      -  $1000-  limited number- first come first served 
corner                           -   $  100- limited number- first come first served


Artists retain all proceeds from their sales.  Each artist is responsible for collecting and submitting sales tax to the town of Breckenridge and the State of Colorado

Important Dates

Application deadline
March 31, 2017

Notification to Artists ( e-mail and ZAPP)
April 15, 2017

Registration and fees due-payable by credit card or Paypal thru ZAPP 
April 30, 2017

Last day for full refund-By paying the exhibition fee you have made a commitment to show and no refunds will be made after the May 10th date for cancellation, nonappearance, or weather related.  Accepted artists unable to attend must inform the committee.
April 30, 2017

May 10, 2017 Last day for partial refund- 1/2 booth fee 

Artists themselves must be present the entire show, to exhibit only their own original work-NO EXCEPTIONS- A picture ID may be required at check-in.  No representatives will be permitted. 
All art must be original in concept, design, and execution.  We seek quality, originality, and creatvity.
We do not accept any: manufactured items, ceramics cast from commercial molds, promotional postcards, decoupage kits, imported, resale or mass produced items, silk screened T-shirts, pre-packages foods or soaps. No buy-sell.
Booths may not be shared
All exhibiting artists must provide their own booths and display materials,10x10 white tent, properly weighted and canopies may not extend in front of their booths further than 3 feet.
No generators 

Booth Information
Spaces are 10x10
All spaces outside on pavement so must have weights
There are no inside spaces and no electricity is available. No generators.
We will try to honor requests but there are no guarentees on booth placement.
Limited number of corner and double spaces assigned in order received
Display must not extend beyond booth space and may not obstruct traffic flow
Tents should be white