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11267 Winthrop Main Street
Riverview, FL, 33578
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How To Apply: Artists & Artisans

2018 Winthrop Arts Festival & Artisan Market - 
March 24 & 25, 2018 - 10:00am- 5:00pm - Riverview, FL


Applications FOr the Winthrop arts festival & Artisan market
are now closed!  PLEASE JOIN US NEXT YEAR ON MARCH 30 - 31, 2019!

We accepted applications through march 1, 2018!

please see below for all of the relevant application information.

How do I apply for the 2018 Festival?

Winthrop Arts has teamed up with Zapplication to make the application process easier for both artists and artisans. Use this link to apply for the 2018 Winthrop Arts Festival & Artisan Market. Zapplication is completely free for artists and artisans. If you are new to ZAPP, simply create a free profile, upload your images, and apply to the 2018 Winthrop Arts Festival & Artisan Market

How much does the festival cost?

Our application fee is $25.00 for both artists and artisans. If accepted into the Festival, the participation fee/booth fee is $125.00 for both artists and artisans. Both fees can be paid through 

Are there cash prizes for the 2018 Festival? 

We are happy to announce that we are surpassing last year's prize money and we will be giving away over $5,000 in cash prizes to our 2018 winning artists! Our winning artist categories are open to artists in every medium and include: Best in Show ($2,500 cash prize), First Place ($1,250 cash prize), Second Place ($750 cash prize), Third Place ($350 cash prize) and Honorable Mention ($150 cash prize). We also offer a Friends of Winthrop Awards, which come with a small cash prize for the recipients. Please note that artisans are not eligible for cash prizes.

When can I apply and when will I find out if I am accepted?

We are accepting applications now! You may submit your application between September 1, 2017 through March 1, 2018. We will notify artists and artisans on a rolling basis. The sooner you apply, the sooner you will know if you are accepted! 

Where can I find more information?

All of the pertinent details are located on our Zapplication page, including the rules and regulations for this year's Festival. If you have any questions, please email us at and we will get back to you within 48 hours.