2015 Call to Artists

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Deadline: November 15th

Looking for a small, high quality juried fine arts event whose focus is on you, the artist? This is it!

Cedar Key, a picturesque island community 60 miles SW of Gainesville, FL has been hosting a Spring Arts Festival since 1964. Returning to a smaller venue of 120 fine artists in 2014, allowed more room for artists and art enthusiasts to engage and created a more welcoming environment which resulted in high artist satisfaction ratings.

  • 120 juried artists & craftsman
  • Over $16,000 in Prizes and Purchase Awards
  • All booths on Historic 2nd St
  • Complimentary Breakfasts
  • Artist Reception and Awards Ceremony
  • Booth sisters and friendly volunteers
  • Friday evening or Saturday morning drive-in set-up
  • Booth Fee $165

The weekend of March 28 & 29 was chosen in order to catch the Florida "snow-birds" and to be the first in a series of North Florida Fine Art shows followed in April by Gainesville and Tampa.

If you are looking for a high quality festival in a relaxed atmosphere, with top-notch hospitality surrounded by nature's beauty, then the Old Florida Celebration of the Arts is for you.

Applications via . Deadline - November 15. Application Fee $32.

Contact us: CedarKeyArtsFestival@gmail.com or 352-543-5400


Click Annual Design Contest Tab above to learn more about the
2015 Design Contest Winner and her artwork.

Old Florida Celebration of the Arts
Featuring award-winning artists in a family-friendly setting.

Bev Ringenberg

Make a date with Cedar Key to saunter down Historic 2nd Street while enjoying fine art from a select group of incredibly talented artists; featuring award-winning fine art: paintings, sculptures, jewelry, crafts, ceramics, textiles, photography, and more. Plan on indulging your senses on home-made goodies from local vendors and fresh local seafood from our casual and fine dining seaside restaurants, topped off by beautiful coastal scenery in this astounding Old Florida setting. See you there for an unforgettable experience!

Ann Kamzelski
Bill Kilborn

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Show your support of the Old Florida Celebration of the Arts by voting for us at the link above. Your vote can help us be named one of the top 200 Arts and Crafts Festivals in the country by Art Fair Calendar. Thank you.

Flying in - got friends who may fly in - see airport information HERE

Click here for some photos and videos of past festivals
See what it's really all about and why you will want to be part of it in 2015

For more information, please contact us.
Show address: P.O. Box 298, Cedar Key, FL, 32625

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For more information contact Event Coordinator at (352) 543-5400 or cedarkeyartsfestival@gmail.com.


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