Arts by the River - Call ...


SUBJECT:  Call for Artists for Arts by the River (March 1 deadline)



Twin Rivers Council for the Arts is excited to share a call for exhibiting artists at Arts by the River 2014.  The annual Arts by the River fine arts and crafts festival will be held June 21st and 22nd at Riverfront Park in Mankato, MN.  The submission deadline is March 1st.


EARLY BIRD SPECIAL:  Applications postmarked by December 1, can apply with NO JURY FEE. ($35 savings)


Arts by the River is looking for artists and artisans who produce original, handcrafted work to be sold at the festival.


Arts by the River is an art and music festival dedicated to bringing fine arts to the forefront of the Southern Minnesota region. Located in the beautiful Riverfront Park, Arts by the River will bring together the community with the opportunity to view and purchase a wide variety of fine arts, experience artist demonstrations, listen to live music performances in the Vetter Stone Amphitheatre and enjoy fabulous food and drink vendors. The Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota and other arts and culture organizations will also be present with an area for children’s activities to keep the whole family entertained.


Arts by the River is a collaborative festival organized by Twin Rivers Council for the Arts, the Verizon Wireless Center, KMSU Radio, and the City of Mankato.


More information about the festival can be found at:


To access the application, visit:




Questions about exhibiting?  Please email


Pen and Ink
Color Pencil
Traditional Photography
Digital Photography
New Media
Digital Art
Printmaking (hand pulled)