RIVERFEST 16 CALL FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS & PLEIN AIR ARTISTS
Chestertown RiverArts invites photographers and plein air artists to capture the events and scenery and compete for prizes at the second annual RiverFest on the Chester River – Saturday, September 24.
Wilmer Park will be filled with music, activities for families, artist vendors, environmental displays and sail and paddle vendors from 11:00 to 5:00. Water activities will include kayak races, a poker run, and the 10th annual Washington College Cardboard Boat Regatta. This event draws well over 1,000
Plein air artists are invited to participate in a RiverFest Wet Paint Competition of events of the afternoon. Paintings must be ready to be judged by 5:00 and prizes will be awarded by 5:30. Artists can enter two paintings for the competition and may sell any of their work to interested buyers.
Photographers are invited to submit three entries from RiverFest activities during the day and evening for the Photography Competition. They must email or upload their digital images toRiverArts by midnight on Monday, September 26. The top three photographs will receive prizes, and all entries will be shown on the RiverArts website.
Registration is $15 for the plein air and photography competition. Please register on line and pay below, print the form by clicking 2016RiverFestPleinAir.Photo CompetitionEntry Form. or call 410 778 6300 for more information.
This is a rain or shine event