Midsummer Festival of the Arts

Mark your calendars for 49th annual Midsummer Festival of the Arts! The Arts Center grounds will be brimming with works of art, live music, great food, workshops, and other activities on July 20 and 21, 2019.


Application deadline: February 28, 2019
Festival dates: July 20–21, 2019
Sheboygan, WI

You're invited to apply for the Midsummer Festival of the Arts. Jurors will select 135 artists who will enjoy the many amenities including:

  • Arts Patron program opening the Festival with committed buyers pledging to spend $250 or more
  • $3,000 in cash awards available
  • Free booth-sitting and lunch delivery services
  • Artist-only lines in food court
  • Detail or complete view of one image from each artist’s work on our website
  • 2 free tickets to indoor Saturday night Artist Awards Banquet
  • Extensive event marketing draws buyers from throughout the Midwest
  • Security guards patrolling the grounds Friday and Saturday nights
  • Easy street access for setup and teardown
  • Reduced room rates at nearby hotels (as availability permits)

In addition, the Festival will feature live concerts throughout each day, family art-making activities, and food trucks. Just four blocks from Lake Michigan’s shore, this dynamic event is set amidst the gardens surrounding the Arts Center.


For more information, call 920-458-6144 or email midsummerfestival@jmkac.org.