Dates & Location: 

  • August 5th and 6th, 2017
  • 10:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M. Saturday
  • 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Sunday
  • Suttons Bay Marina Park (Itís on the beach!)


Artist Information:  

  • Each participant will be allotted an approximate square (10í x 10í) on grass. 
  • Participants are requested to erect display structures that will withstand winds and crowds.
  • A limited number of unique double booth spaces will be offered.
  • Artist must be present for the duration of the show and shall represent only his/her own original work.
  • Artist may not drive a vehicle on the marina park, so be prepared to carry/cart your art work and display. 
  • No overnight camping in the Marina or parking lot.
  • No dogs allowed in the marina park.
  • No refunds for cancellations after June 15th.
  • Entry deadline: March 16, 2017
  • Acceptance notification by March 24th, 2017
  • Reproductions are limited to a single bin. Unframed originals may be included in the bin along with reproductions.
  • Commercial molds, patterns, kits, copies, etc., will not be accepted.
  • Artists selling jewelry in addition to their main media must jury it separately.
  • We view your application as a serious commitment to participate.

Set-up: Set up time will be on Friday evening from 5 - 9 p.m. or Saturday morning beginning at 7:00 a.m. Overnight security will be provided for exhibits on Friday and  Saturday night. Display must be completely set up during show hours.

The images should be representative of the work to be sold at the show. 

Awards: $400.00 in cash awards will be presented on Saturday.

How to apply:
We have simplified our online application by using ZAPP as the new procedure. The application is posted on ZAPP. If you don't already have an account set up on ZAPP it is free to artists click the bar below to set up your account. Once you have set up your account, simply search for the Suttons Bay Art Festival and apply. 

To set up your free ZAPP account and apply click here:


Julie Kradel

Jon & Pat Hecker

Stephen Kostyshyn

Bill Perkins

John Herbon


 home | about | artists | application | poster competition | contact | food vendors

  Copyright © 2011, Suttons Bay Art Festival. All rights reserved.