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Second Annual Art at the Wagnalls 2020.

August 7, 2020 3:00 pm @ 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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One event on August 8, 2020 12:00 am at 11:00 am

Join us at the beautiful Wagnalls Memorial for our second annual Art at the Wagnalls 2020 Art Festival on Friday August 7, 2020 from 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm and Saturday, August 8, 2020 from 11:00am to 9:00 pm. There will be a diverse mix of artists exhibiting and selling their paintings, photography, ceramics, jewelry, and other media on the outdoor grounds of the historic Library.

In true festival fashion, there will also be live music, food and beverages, a beer & wine garden, and more! We’ve got plenty of shade and attendees are welcome to cool off in the main Library building which will be open during festival hours. There’s ample parking in our lot and on the streets adjacent to the Library.

The festival is open to the public and admission is free.

New highlights of this summer’s art festival include:
• Extended days: Friday, August 7, 3:00-9:00 pm & Saturday, August 8, 11:00 am-9:00 pm
• More live entertainment, with the headlining band Ramey kicking off the excitement on Friday
• Second stage to accommodate extra performers
• Children’s art tent with free arts and crafts
• Free public art sessions where people can learn from the pros

The Wagnalls Memorial, located in Lithopolis, Ohio, is a vital community resource that provides people living in the Columbus area and visitors with a center for educational, cultural, and literary activities. This August we will be hosting an art festival for the community and art enthusiasts alike. Wagnalls has supported artists since 1925 and continues to promote the unique works of artists like you.

Questions: Please visit https://www.wagnalls.org

We hope to see you in August!


Artist Vendor Application
The Wagnalls Memorial is inviting talented artists like yourself to become an Art Vendor for Art at the Wagnalls on Friday August 7, 2020 from 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm and Saturday, August 8, 2020 from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm

Setup will begin at 9:30 am, on Friday with guests beginning to arrive at 3:00 pm, and setup on Saturday begins at 8:30 with guest arriving at 11:00am. The festival will conclude at 9:00 pm. You will have an area reserved for you to display your pieces to sell to guests. This is an outdoor event, so bring your own tent.

The event includes live music, retail vendors, interactive media, food and beverages. Wagnalls will also be awarding best in show, runner-up, and second runner-up cash prizes for art entries. The best in show will be awarded $500, the runner-up will be awarded $250, and the second runner-up will be awarded $150.

Vendor Fee:
1) Early Bird Fee $50.00
2) A 20% portion on sales up to $1,000 during each festival/event will complete your participation fee.
3) The maximum out of pocket fee from an Artist / Vendor payment would be $250.

The $50.00 non-refundable early bird fee is due May, 20, 2020 at 5:00 pm. The vendor fee will increase to $75 for those who secure their spot after May 20, 2020 until June 24, 2020. Also, there will be a 20% fee on sales up to $1,000 per event. Maximum out of pocket fee from an Artist / Vendor payment would be $250.

Artist / Vendor Application

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The Wagnalls Memorial Foundation
(614) 837-4765
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The Wagnalls Memorial Library
150 E. Columbus St.
Lithopolis, OH 43136
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