Art Festival 2019

Wickford Art Festival, Wickford Art Association, Bob Ferraro, #WAF2019

Stay tuned for details on the 58th Wickford Art Festival, July 11 and 12, 2020.
Applications will be available for download the end of January, and due April 1, 2020.

Many questions can be answered by looking over 2019's festival information below. 

The 57th Wickford Art Festival features over 200 fine art artists
exhibiting in Wickford Village, RI.

Click here to join our (2019) Facebook event!

Frequently asked questions:

-Festival dates: Saturday, July 13, 2019 from 10 AM to 6 PM and Sunday, July 14, 2019 from 10 AM to 5 PM

-Free admission!

-Currently ranked #7 fine art festival in the USA by Sunshine Magazine.

-Over 200 fine art artists will exhibit in historic Wickford Village, located on Narragansett Bay.

-Check out the 2019 Festival Program and start planning your weekend!

-RI does not collect sales tax on fine art sales.

-Plenty of parking with a free shuttle into the festival.

-Transient docking for boats is available in Wickford with a 5-minute walk to the festival.

- Approximately 60,000 attendance over 2 days (per North Kingstown Police).

-The festival is outdoors along the streets of historic Wickford Village (rain or shine).

-Take a chance on winning of a piece of fine art in our Scholarship Raffle of Fine Art with over $11,000 worth of prizes!

Exhibiting Artist Information (application period is closed):

-Please visit the Artist Application page by clicking here.
-More information on RI Retail Sales Permits is here.

Our website will be updated regularly as the Wickford Art Festival approaches.
Questions? Please contact Wickford Art Association at 401-294-6840.


“Ranked best fine art show in New England, #7 in USA” - Sunshine Artist Magazine

"Best of" 2019 - Rhode Island Monthly

“Finest collection of artists found anywhere on the east coast.” - Providence Journal

“Top 100 shows in the country!” - Harris Poll

“A must-see show in a charming village.” - USA Today

Ranked #7 statewide for tourist attendance - State of Rhode Island

Wickford Art Association is grateful to our sponsors - please support their businesses and by doing so, you will support artists!