2017 Award Winners
Best in Show
Beer Chunhaswadit ~ Clay
1st Place: Karen Libecat ~ Watercolor
2nd Place: Deanna Goldsmith ~ Pencil
3rd Place: Bobby Goldsmith ~ Pencil
1st Place: Larry Allen ~ Clay
2nd Place: Shaun Bungo ~ Glass
3rd Place: Teresa Merriman ~ Mixed Media
Ann Reif ~ Jewelry
Jeannie Maddox ~ Oil
Wendy Edwards ~ Jewelry
Mayor's Choice/City of Orange Beach
ARTIST APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED AUGUST 1 - OCTOBER 31, 2017 through ZAPPLICATION.ORG.
Call The Art Center to be added to our reminder email for the 2018 show.
(ALL VENDORS OTHER THAN FINE ARTISTS ARE BY INVITATION ONLY)
For 43 years, the Festival of Art has been our island's first rite of spring. Located on stunning Wolf Bay, it is a celebration of visual, performing, musical and culinary arts.
With more than 100 artists working in a dazzling variety of medias, festival-goers always have plenty to see, hear, touch, taste and experience.
The Festival of Art is a completely FREE festival.
Public parking is located at The Wharf. Shuttles will be provided by BRATS at a rate of $5 for an all-day travel pass.
Location:The Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach26389 Canal RoadOrange Beach, AL 36561Phone: 251.981.ARTS (2787)
From AL & FL Beaches: Take Hwy 182/Perdido Beach Blvd to Highway 161/Orange Beach Blvd heading north. Turn right onto Hwy 180/Canal Road heading east. Drive 0.3 miles and the Arts Center will be on your left.
From Hwy 59 in Gulf Shores: Head east on Hwy 180/2nd Street along the Intracoastal Waterway. The Arts Center will be 0.3 miles east of the intersection of Canal and Hwy 161.
From I-10 East and West: Take the Hwy 59 exit heading south; continue for approximately 18 miles then turn left onto Foley Beach Express ($3.50 toll). Turn left at the light onto Hwy 161/Canal Road. Continue approximately 2.3 miles
and the Arts Center will be on your left.