Autumn Art Festival

 

Celebrating Florida Artists  

Fine Art, Florida, Family Fun The Winter Park Autumn Art Festival is the only juried fine art festival exclusively featuring Florida artists. 44thThe Winter Park Chamber of Commerce is proud to host the festival on the second weekend in October each year. The community-oriented sidewalk show presents quality visual art and live entertainment the whole family can enjoy. The festival is held in beautiful Central Park located along historic Park Avenue in downtown Winter Park.

When & Where

44th Annual Winter Park Autumn Art Festival Saturday, October 14, and Sunday, October 15, 2017 Central Park in Downtown Winter Park 251 S. Park Avenue, Winter Park, FL 32789 The festival is open from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. both days. Admission is FREE!

Become a VIP or Patron:

Purchase a VIP Package and get preferred treatment at the Autumn Art Festival. Enjoy catered lunch, premium beverages and VIP tent access – perfect for a private experience or corporate entertains!

Join the Patron Circle: Each year art enthusiasts help build momentum and support for the tradition of producing a world-class festival that features Florida artists exclusively. Patrons not only help support the operation of our unique festival, but also provide dedicated funds pledged to purchase artwork from our talented artists.

Learn More or Purchase Here

Autumn Art Festival Kickoff Party:

Thursday, October 12, 2017 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Kick off the Autumn Art Festival weekend with our outdoor networking event. Mingle with local artists and enjoy refreshments and hors d’oeuvres provided by Roque Pub and Bulla Gastrobar. Free for Winter Park Chamber of Commerce Members/$10 for Non-Members

Register Here

About the Artists

Each year the Winter Park Autumn Art Festival welcomes artists from across the state to showcase their works. From a pool of talented applicants, 180 artists are selected to exhibit in Central Park and along Park Avenue. For additional artist information, including the annual poster contest, click here.

Ceramics

Alyssa Ligmont, Booth 2

Becky Baldwin, Booth 83

 

William Kidd, Booth 166

Brenda McMahon, Booth 138

Carly Gibran, Booth 111

Charles Nalle, Booth 168

Douglas Bringle, Booth 19

Harry Welsch, Booth 81

Ilene Phelan, Booth 130

John Kellum, Booth 156

John Staropoli, Booth 103

Katherine Mathisen, Booth 170

Ken Jensen, Booth 1

Michael Meyer, Booth 86

Mina Heuslein, Booth 10

Noah Kirk, Booth 56

Thoraine Loyd,Booth 134

Vadim Malkin, Booth 147

Digital Art

Andrew Mosdale, Booth 179

Brett Miley, Booth 146

Howard Spielman, Booth 135

Laird Myer, Booth 64

Ralph Pankin, Booth 163

Steven Chayt, Booth 16

Drawing & Graphics

Austin Baldauf, Booth 95

Chelsea Smith, Booth 133

Collin Margerum, Booth 139

David Hunter, Booth 55

Deborah LaFogg-Docherty, Booth 52

Edson Campos, Booth 174

Jeff Eckert, Booth 132

Karen Owens, Booth 36

Vicki Jones, Booth 91

Fine Crafts

Whitney Powell, Booth 127

Zhiyong Ye, Booth 14

Vicki Damon Johnson, Booth 43

D.G. Stern, Booth 3

Carol Crotts, Booth 76

Jeffrey Matter, Booth 129

 

Jewelry

Alexis Barbeau, Booth 178

Barbara Boyce, Booth 120

Brian Blackmore, Booth 35

Charles Bahringer, Booth 61

Christian Nevin, Booth 8

Claudia Melchiorre, Booth 78

Deborah Marchese, Booth 6

Emre Tekeli

Jim & Lia Bond, Booth 110

Pamela Werneth, Booth 148

Peggy Miller, Booth 167

Rick Austin, Booth 90

Robin Aronson, Booth 66

Sandra Erden, Booth 184

Terry Bodeke, Booth 30

Thomas Lott, Booth 143

Patricio Ferreira, Booth 104

Mixed Media - 2-D & 3-D

Ancizar Marin, Booth 89

Angus Macaulay, Booth 54

David Burton, Booth 185

Harmony Jones, Booth 25

Irina Kovnacka Ashcraft, Booth 39

Leslie Young, Booth 74

Linda Heath, Booth 53

Lori Platt, Booth 112

Megali Cereghino-Groves, 49

Steven Howell, Booth 159

Todd Fox, Booth 182

Tony Krysinski, Booth 71

Ynon Mabat, Booth 158

Renee Lewis, Booth 34

Painting

Betty Neubauer, Booth 84

Bryan Yung, Booth 99

Carolann Mancuso, Booth 117

Cheryl Ritter, Booth 32

Clovis Rusk, Booth 122

Donald Sondag, Booth 116

Gary Sisco, Booth 65

Greg Freeman, Booth 67

Hans Feyerabend, Booth 77

Helen Avalon, Booth 75

Hernan Rodriguez, Booth 18

Hua Tung, Booth 164

Jane Slivka, Booth 105

John Gilbert, Booth 26

John Kondos, Booth 4

Kate Carney, Booth 119

Kuei Dorman, Booth 114

Lilian Delgado, Booth 22

Linda Apriletti, Booth 45

Lori Jenkins, Booth 160

Marc Barrett, Booth 145

Maria Reyes-Jones, Booth 169

Matthew Cornell, Booth 108

Michiel Bullock, Booth 59

Nancy Tome, Booth 141

Pablo Garcia, Booth 11

Partricia Deleon-Alfonso, Booth 173

Paulo Jimenez, Booth 152

Sergei Orgunov, Booth 57

Stacy Barter, Booth 44

Stephen Bach, Booth 126

Ummarid Etharong, Booth 162

Robert Ross, Booth 96

Photography

Adam Pourciau, Booth 128

Alla Teger,Booth 46

Anai Estevez, Booth 94

Chris Carr, Booth 123

Craig Dietrich, Booth 12

Dick Cunningham, Booth 100

Ellie Diez-Massaro, Booth 24

Garry Seidel, Booth 40

Gary Yeomans, Booth 136

Jeff Thamert, Booth 28

Jill Mulry, Booth 88

John Galbo, Booth 7

John Hartung, Booth 92

Lissa Hatcher, Booth 63

Marius Moore, Booth 161

Mark Thomas, Booth 98

Melyssa Bearse, Booth 50

Sculpture

Amy Lennard Gmelin, Booth 31

Benjamin Peterson, Booth 150

Copper Tritscheller, Booth 21

David Figueroa, Booth 33

David Sandidge, Booth 15

Susan Livingston, Booth 181

Will Grant, Booth 154

Plan Your Weekend

As the festival logistics come together, check this section for helpful information on parking, entertainment schedule, children’ts art activities, merchandise, and more!

Art Festival Kickoff Party

Thursday, October 12, 2017 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Kick off the Autumn Art Festival weekend with our outdoor networking event. Mingle with local artists and enjoy refreshments and hors d’oeuvres provided by Roque Pub and Bulla Gastrobar. Free for Winter Park Chamber of Commerce Members/$10 for Non-Members

Register Here

Music & Entertainment

Each year, the festival features local up-and-coming singers and musicians. The Entertainment Schedule can be found in the Festival Guide. 

Children's Art Activities

Crealdé School of Art will present FREE art-inspiring workshops for children ages 5 and up on both days of the festival. There will be a “Mane and Take” project area for little ones ages five and younger where parents can sit with their child and assist with their creation. Children’s Art Workshops will be held under a tent located in South Central Park near the Veteran’s Fountain.

Merchandise

All merchandise, including posters, t-shirts, tote bags, and note cards will be available during the festival. Merchandise from previous festivals will also available in limited quantities. Festival merchandise is also available year-round at the Winter Park Welcome Center during business hours and on Saturdays from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Parking

Park Avenue will be closed to vehicular traffic between Lyman and Canton Avenues during the festival. Morse Boulevard will also be closed between New York and Park Avenues. Ample parking is available on the surrounding streets, with handicap spaces available in municipal lots throughout downtown as well as in the SunTrust and Park Place parking garages. Downtown Winter Park Parking Map (courtesy of City of Winter Park). SunRail will NOT be operating during the Autumn Art Festival. A bike valet will also be available for guests who wish to cycle to the event. A safe and secure bike parking area will be set up in the West Meadow along Morse Boulevard between New York Avenue and the railroad tracks. The bike valet is being organized by the City of Winter Park’s Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Board.

Pets

Pets are not allowed in Central Park. For details on local ordinances, please contact the City of Winter Park.

Food and Drinks

Food and drinks will be available for purchase from vendors at the festival. Sidewalk dining is also available at local Park Avenue area restaurants. Florida Distributing Co. will sponsor a beer garden during the festival for guests to sample a variety of seasonal beer. Must be 21 and up to enter the beer garden. Please note, the Winter Park Farmers’ Market will be open on Saturday, October 14.

Volunteer

The Winter Park Autumn Art Festival would not be possible without the enthusiastic efforts of our volunteers! This year, the festival will take place on Saturday, October 14, and Sunday, October 15. There are many volunteer opportunities available. If you are interested in volunteering at the festival, contact Ally Stricker at astricker@winterpark.org. The Winter Park Chamber of Commerce will gladly sign any volunteer/scholarship paperwork for high school students. Thank you for your support!

Sponsor this Event

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Ally Stricker at astricker@winterpark.org

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