Performance Applications for Arts in the Heart 2018 close June 1!
Want to get involved with this year’s Arts in the Heart of Augusta Festival? Applications are now open for several opportunities! Apply to perform on one of FIVE stages of world-class entertainment, or volunteer with the festival! Learn more at the links below.
Arts in the Heart of Augusta is one of Augusta’s largest festivals, with over 88,000 people attending from all over the Southeast. Share your performance art with this audience, on one of five stages – Global Stage for large group performances, international features, and large bands, Community Stage for local and regional musical performances, Troubadour for spoken word, acoustic performance sets, and lectures, Family stage for kid-friendly, family fun, and the Jazz stage, featuring none other but the best of jazz from our region.
VOLUNTEER AT ARTS IN THE HEART OF AUGUSTA 2018
Arts in the Heart of Augusta wouldn’t happen without our amazing team of volunteers! Join over 800 volunteers to lend a hand to put on one of Augusta’s favorite festivals! We need assistance in all areas, such as logistics, admission, cleanup, the family area activities, beer tents, and many more. Sign up today!
YOUNG ARTIST MARKET
One of the favorite features of the family area each year is the Young Artist Market. Young artists (under 18 years old) get a chance to sell their handmade crafts at the festival! The Young Artist Market is free for participants, but spaces are given on a first-come, first-served basis throughout the festival. Sign up at the link below to for more information and to receive announcements and information ahead of time.
INFORMATION FOR FOOD VENDORS
Interested in selling food at the 2018 Arts in the Heart of Augusta? All of the food booths at the festival represent countries from around the world and are staffed by local organizations made up of people from that culture, to provide authentic cuisine. Do you have a group that fits the bill? Let us know! Click here to email us!
About the Arts in the Heart of Augusta Fine Arts and Crafts Market : ARTS IN THE HEART OF AUGUSTA, an award winning festival, now preparing for its 38th year, is a 2½ day celebration of arts and community in beautiful downtown Augusta, Georgia. In addition to a Fine Arts and Fine Crafts Market, the Festival boasts five stages stacked with live entertainment, a Global Village filled with authentic international foods from 25 countries, a Family Area and a Young Artist Market.
The Fine Arts and Fine Crafts Market is very popular with regional artisans! Ranked in the Sunshine Artist’s Top 200 Festivals list for three years in a row, the Festival also won a Silver Kaleidoscope for BEST FESTIVAL from SFEA. In 2017, 88,000 people attended and enjoyed the juried Fine Arts and Fine Crafts Market.
Here’s a great quote about us from the February 2015 issue of Sunshine Artist, “This show is put on by a community group, but it is executed in such a manner that it puts many ‘professional’ promoter-run festivals and shows to shame… a seemingly solid bet for craftspeople and artists with affordable pricing…”