General Info For Artists

Named as one of the Nations Top 100 (67) Arts Festival Nationwide by Sunshine Artist Magazine the Chastain Park Fall Fine Arts Festival returns for its ninth season! This event is among the most popular in the Atlanta Arts community. The Chastain Park Arts Festival will showcase a wide variety of artistic disciplines including painting, metalwork, fiber art, ceramics, jewelry, woodcraft and more.

Important Information

Artist: Todd Hanes

Artist: Todd Hanes

SHOW LOCATION
Chastain Park – North Buckhead
4469 Stella Drive,
Atlanta, GA 30327

Deadlines

Spring Festival 2018

May 12-13, 2018
IMPORTANT DATES & DEADLINES:
Accept applications: May 26, 2017
Application Deadline: March, 14m 2018

Jury dates: March 16-17, 2018

Notification of acceptance: March 18, 2017:

Accept invitation & purchase deadline: April 15, 2018
Wait List Released: April 16, 2018

Fall Festival 2017

November 4-5, 2017
IMPORTANT DATES & DEADLINES:
Accept applications: November 05, 2016
Application deadline: August 25, 2017 
Jury dates: August 30-31, 2017
Notification of acceptance: September 2, 2017
Accept invitation & purchase deadline: September 29, 2017
Wait List Released: September 30, 2017

What Are the Fees?

Application fee: $25 online using ZAPP or $35 for mail in
Standard Booth Fee (11×10): Spring $300 | Fall $300
Corner Upgrade: $75 (limited availability)
Electricity: $75 (limited availability)

Some helpful reference materials and information for artist applicants are below. The Chastain Park Arts Festival website is easy to navigate, but if you have any suggestions, feel free to let us know. If we have missed anything, drop us an email and we’ll be sure to add it!

Some helpful reference materials and information for artist applicants are below. The Chastain Park Arts Festival website is easy to navigate, but if you have any suggestions, feel free to let us know. If we have missed anything, drop us an email and we’ll be sure to add it!

The most effective way to reach us is at: info@affps.com

Rules and Regulations

1. The Festival provides only the ground space for exhibits. Each Exhibitor must provide and prepare his/her own displays. We require Exhibitors to use white top tents of EZ UP quality or higher. All tents must be weighted. Everyone will be set-up on asphalt.
2. Prior to the Festival, Exhibitors will be notified of their site location (this information will be posted on ZAPP) and detailed set up information. Once we receive final notification and approval we will send out instructions and details via Zapp.  
3. After unloading Exhibitor vehicles must be moved to designated parking. Vehicles will not be permitted to remain in the exhibition space during the Festival, nor may they enter the Festival grounds until approved by the Festival Committee.
4. Exhibitors shall be responsible for obtaining any required licenses, permits or approvals under state laws applicable to his/her activity at the Festival and for paying any taxes, sales taxes, fees or other charges that may be applicable to any Exhibitor’s activity at the Festival.
5. The Festival is a rain or shine event. Cancellations prior to the due date must be made in written form and submitted by mail or email. By mail: send to P.O. Box 422571, Atlanta GA 30342. By email: to info@affps.com. No refunds will be given for cancellations after the due date or no-shows. All refunds will incur a $50 administration fee.
6. AFFPS reserves the right to cancel an Exhibitor’s contract. The Festival may require the Exhibitor to leave the Festival at any time if the Exhibitor is in violation of any rules and/or regulations stated herein.
7. Neither AFFPS nor its agents or representatives will be responsible for any injury, damage, or loss that may occur to the Exhibitor, the Exhibitor’s agents or representatives or his/her property from any cause whatsoever. Exhibitors should obtain, at their own expense, insurance against any loss, damage, or injury they may require.
8. All Artist Market merchandise must be original, handmade and created by the Exhibitor.
NOTE: Any handmade items not made by the exhibitor must apply to the Street Market.
Reproductions must be clearly identified as such. Original art must occupy at least 50% of the artist’s space. Browse bins may occupy only minimal space and must be aesthetically pleasing and not obstruct patron flow. All artwork on display must be for sale.
9. Artists may only show work in categories approved by the Jury.
10. Artists must be present with their work for the duration of the Festival. No commercial agents, dealers or salespeople may operate an artist’s booth.
11. The Artist Market Jury will award Exhibitor applications based on originality of the art and quality of the booth display. Judging will be done on Saturday for Best of Show, Fine Arts; Best of Show, Crafts; 2nd Place; 3rd Place.

WAIT LIST

A wait list will be maintained. Waitlist applicants can be accepted up to and on the day of the Festival.

Here are some local supply stores in the area:

Jamie Kiro-Classic Red(Painting)

Jamie Kiro-Classic Red(Painting)

Supply Stores in the Area (within a mile)

LOWES
5925 Roswell Rd.
Sandy Springs, GA 30328
404-497-8920
Directions: North on Roswell Rd., on right after 285

KROGER
4920 Roswell Rd.
Sandy Springs, GA 30342
404-843-3080
Directions: North on Lake Forrest Dr.
Right on Long Island Dr., immediately on left before Roswell Rd.

FED EX KINKOS
6280 Roswell Rd.
Sandy Springs, GA 30342
404-257-1881
Directions: North on Roswell Rd., continue past 285

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