Call for Artists: Art in the Park

Ninth Annual Outdoor Art & Sale 2019


Art in the Park

On the Village Green, Farmingdale, N.Y.

Date: Sunday, September 15, 2019

Rain Date: Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

Hours: 11 A.M to 4 P.M.

Eligibility: Artists must be at least 16 years of age to show original works in oils, watercolors, acrylics, pastels, mixed media, drawings, photography and sculpture. Postcards, crafts and commercial type material will not be allowed. The artists must be able to be at their displays throughout the show and set up their own displays. Those in management of the show will discourage any presentation that is in poor taste. This is not a pre-judged show.

Entry Fee: None.

Space: A 10 foot square space will be provided for each artist. There will be ample room around the spaces that are on the lawn or on paved areas. Exhibitors must provide their own easels, tables, tents, etc. to display their work. Please avoid showing pieces too large for the space. Electric power will not be available. Artists should expect to stay throughout the entire length of the show. The village office will make facilities available.

Awards: Ribbons will be awarded: First, Second, Third and Honorable Mention.

Sales: Artists may offer to sell their work. We suggest that pieces be kept as reasonable as possible. See sales tax responsibility below.

Deadline: Applications must be submitted on or before Monday, September 10th, 2019.

How To Apply: Exhibitors must complete an application that may be downloaded from the Village of Farmingdale website ( and click on the Community Events tab) or obtained at Village Hall on Main Street in Farmingdale during business hours (8:30 am – 4:30 pm). Please return completed and signed to The Village of Farmingdale, 361 Main Street, Farmingdale, NY 11735.

Responsibilities: Sales Tax: Each artist selling work is responsible for collecting New York State sales tax. He or she may get additional information by calling in-state (800) 800-698-2909 or out-of-state (518) 428-8581.

Protection of Art Work and Property: Each artist is responsible for his or her own property and the property of others. The Village of Farmingdale is not responsible in the event of loss, damage or personal injury.