Event Information


Last Fling Art Expo 2019

NaperSettlement at Naperville Jaycee's Last Fling
Naperville, Illinois (Midwest)

Event Dates: 8/30/19 - 9/2/19
Application Deadline: 8/27/19 Midnight CST
4 day(s) and 23 hour(s) remaining


Images: 4 (a booth shot is required)

Fee (Application Fee): $20.00


Event Summary
The Naperville Jaycees’ Last Fling is a family-friendly community festival which takes place over Labor Day Weekend in and around Downtown Naperville and, for many, is a fun way to say farewell to summer! The Last Fling offers a wide variety of attractions for all ages to enjoy including: national and local musicians on two stages, Family Fun Land, a carnival, unique special events, a business expo and a running event. Proceeds from the Last Fling are given to nonprofit organizations in the community and throughout the Naperville area.

General Information
Application Deadline: August 27, 2019

Acceptance Date: July 19, 2019

Load In/Out Information: August 20, 2019 

Event Dates: August 30-September 2, 2019 

Jury Details
Jury to take place on July 12 and completed no later than August 29.

All Artists are juried by a panel combined of artists, educators and curators. Everyone has an equal opportunity of being accepted.
Payment Options
Accepting Credit Card, Debit Card or check.

Prefer to mail your payment? Mail a check to StarEvents - 1609 W Belmont Ave. Chicago, IL 60657.
Make checks payable to: StarEvents, Inc.

Artist Notification
Acceptance/non-acceptance notifications will be sent via email. Please make sure your email is current.
If you have not received notification prior July 19, 2019.
Load In/Out Information
Load in/out information will be sent out on August 20, 2019 with specific details on set-up, booth assignments, etc.

  1. All artwork submitted to jury, displayed, and presented for sale at the Last Fling Art Expo must be created soley from start to finish by the accepted artist(s) and original. 
  2. All artwork shown at the fest must be for sale.
  3. An artist may apply in more than on category, but not twice in the same category.
  4. Jewelry created through fabrication and casting is allowed if the original casts are made by the artist.
  5. No commercial casts/molds or production studio work is allowed.
  6. No factory produced items may be shown or sold.
  7. Photography/Digital art: Original work made by the hands of the photographer is allowed. All printing of images must be done by the photographer or under their direct supervision of said photographer.
  8. The artist certifies that jury images submitted represent their current original work and represent the category and body of art that will be displayed at the festival.
  9. Art collaborators (up to two artists in total) producing a single item qualify as an exhibitor. A Collaborator is not an emppolyee or helper. If artists enter as a collaboration, it must be clearly noted on the application and art shown must be signed by both.
  10. Please note, all vendor booths must remain open for the entire duration of the event (specific times listed above), or a $50 non-negotiable fee will apply.
  11. Booth number and location will be announced one week prior to the fair via email. These are subject to change due to logistical needs.
  12. Only white tents are allowed and all tents must be properly weighted.

Art Mediums
  • Cermics
  • Fiber
  • Furniture
  • Glass
  • Print
  • Metal
  • Mixed Media
  • Wood
  • Paint (oil, acrylic and watercolor)
  • Collage
  • Batik
  • Drawing
  • Egg Tempera
  • Gold/Silver
  • Leather
  • Paper
  • Pastel
  • Charcoal
  • Photo
  • Stone
  • Other mediums accepted, if not listed

Booth Information
  • Booth Fee (New Artisan): $395
  • Double Booth Space Deal: $700
  • Electricity: $150
  • Tent: $275
  • Jury Fee: $20

*Please be sure to read the attached Legal Agreement to learn about StarEvents' Term & Conditions*