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ArtsQuest Arts & Music Festival Call for Artists!

February 12, 2013 by SoWal Staff

The ArtsQuest Fine Arts & Music Festival is held each Mother's Day weekend in South Walton, Florida. The Cultural Arts Alliance (CAA) is thrilled to announce the 25th anniversary festival will take place, May 10 - 12 in the WaterColor Resort, along Scenic Highway 30A, which runs along the gorgeous Gulf of Mexico.

Over 130 artists will be accepted to this year's festival and it's expected to be the best year yet! The WaterColor Inn and Resort promises to be a topnotch venue for the event having achieved four diamond status from AAA and Gold List Standing from Conde Nast's Traveler, among many other awards of distinction. This should bring a discerning and art savvy crowd to the festival making it a success for the artists, guests and community alike.

Applications are being accepted now at ZAPPlication.orgDeadline to enter is March 3.

Festival Hours:

Friday, May 10th |  3:00pm - 7:00pm
Saturday, May 11th | 10:00am - 7:00pm
Sunday, May 12th |  10:00am - 5:00pm

*Concerts and other special events may take place outside of the above hours and will be published soon.

For more information and updates visit ArtsQuest website.

About the Festival
The ArtsQuest Fine Arts & Music Festival is produced by the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County and presented by Visit South Walton and the St. Joe Community Foundation.  ArtsQuest is a juried fine arts show that includes 130 artists in the categories of Ceramics, Fiber, Glass, Jewelry, Metal, Mixed Media, Oils & Acrylics, Original Digital Art, Photography, Sculpture, Wood and Works on Paper (Watercolor, Printmaking, Pastels, Pencils, Ink).  ArtsQuest awards $10,000 in cash prizes. In addition to the fine arts show, ArtsQuest features the best in live musical entertainment, dance performances, artist demos, workshops and art projects and entertainment for kids.

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