Event Information


Highlands Art League Fine Arts Festival - 51st Annual

Circle Park in Downtown Sebring
Sebring, Florida (South)

Phone: (863) 385-6682
Event Dates: 11/4/17 - 11/4/17
Application Deadline: 9/1/17 Midnight EST
100 day(s) and 14 hour(s) remaining


Images: 4 (a booth shot is required)

Fee (Required, non refundable Jury Fee): $15.00


Event Summary
The 51st  Annual Highlands Fine Arts Festival
  • Juried Art Festival with Prize Money
  • Family Arts Activities Center + Children’s Street
  • Culinary Street – Local Food Vendors & Mobile Food Truck
  • Live Music & Entertainment
This Festival is one of Florida’s longest continuously running art Festivals and the largest and most prestigious in the South Central Florida region drawing 5,000+ people to historic Downtown Sebring the first Saturday in November to kick off the holiday shopping season. For 50 years, this festival has provided a celebration of the arts in Central Florida!   The Festival features nearly 80 talented visual artists. Their original artwork from 10 mediums reflects the very best, having been juried from 100+ applicants. Non-profit organizations offer a variety of interactive arts activities designed to engage and extend the experience for our guests. Live music and strolling street theatre provide non-stop entertainment. Culinary offerings are provided by local restaurants and mobile food vendors.

General Information
Awards:  Cash awards provided to juried artwork
2-D Fine Arts: Graphics, Mixed Media, Painting & Photography
3-D Fine Arts: Clay, Fiber, Glass, Jewelry, Metal & Wood
Awards (applies to Fine Arts & Crafts only)
Best of Show
First Place: each category (2)
Second Place: each category (2)
Third Place: each category (2)
Judge’s Award
People’s Choice Award

1. Participation is limited to artists showing their own original works of art. No kits, manufactured items, molds, patterns, or clothing that is not handcrafted. HAL reserves the right to make final decision of eligibility and may ask the artist to remove questionable items from their display.

2. Set-up: Artists may set up on Saturday morning; all vehicles must be out of show area by 9am.

3. Breakdown must not begin before 7:00 pm on Saturday . Breakdown must be completed by 8:00pm when the streets will be reopened to traffic.

4. Each space is an expanded size of 10 feet deep and 14 feet wide. All work should be kept inside this space. There is no storage behind you.

5. Pets are forbidden in the show area.

6. Artist’s identification: Each Artist Packet will include on identification card. This card must be prominently displayed in your booth.

7. Each artist is responsible for collecting Florida sales tax on all sales made during the show.

8. Booth Sitters will be available to get your lunch or provide coverage for your booth during show hours; please inquire at registration.

Booth Information
Booth sizes/fees (includes a required jurying fee):
*Subject to change.

􀂆 10x14 $105
􀂆 10x28 $155
􀂆 Electricity* $25.00

*(generators are not allowed in the show area)

*Late application, after Sept. 1, 2017, will not be accepted.

*Registration is on a first come first serve basis, please register early.
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