Applications

2014 Applications

Festival 2014 is being held on June 6, 7, 8, 2014 in downtown Grand Rapids. Festival of the arts is always held the first full weekend in June.

We welcome Festival of the Arts participants who are residents of one of the following West Michigan counties: Allegan, Barry, Ionia, Kent, Montcalm, Muskegon, Newaygo, or Ottawa.


Regional Arts Exhibition Entry Form

The 2014 entry form is online. Intake will be on May 8, 9, and 10, 2014. 

Download the 2014 Application and Rules  »

Historical information about the 2013 Regional Arts Exhibition »


Youth Art

Download the 2014 Youth Art Entry Form (PDF)


Literary Awards - Flash Fiction Contest


Flash Fiction Information and entry instructions »

Entries due April 3, 2014


Music, Theatre and Dance Performance Application

This deadline has passed.


Art Sales


Art Sales Tent

The deadline for the Art Sales Tent application WAS February 15, 2014.

Art On The Spot

The deadline for the Art On The Spot application WAS February 15, 2014.


Food Booth Application and suppporting documentation for 2015)

Download the 2015 Food Booth Agreement and Regulations (PDF)

Download the 2015 Food Booth "How to Apply" information (PDF)

Download the 2015 Food Booth Application Form (PDF)

Download the 2015 Festival Core Values (PDF)