The Spirit of St. Croix Art Festival-2017 Call for Artists

Starting DateMarch 1, 2017

Ending DateSeptember 22, 2017

Event Description

Applications are still being accepted for artists in most all forms of media! Sorry, we have reached our capacity for jewelry exhibitors. 

The Phipps Center for the Arts in partnership with the Hudson Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau Invites all artists to apply to participate in The Spirit of the St. Croix Art Festival, a juried art fair, featuring 90 plus regional artists with fine art and traditional crafts for sale.  This annual event draws over 12,000 visitors to Hudson’s historic downtown and scenic Lakefront Park on the St. Croix River.


Lakefront Park – Hudson, Wisconsin
September 23, 2017, Saturday           10:00 am – 5:00 pm
September 24, 2017, Sunday              10:00 am – 4:00 pm


  • Representatives from The Phipps Visual Art Council, the Hudson Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau and the Hudson art community will jury submissions with a focus on original fine art and traditional crafts.
  • Absolutely NO manufactured, commercial or imported products will be accepted.  Misrepresentation of manufactured items may be refused entry or asked to leave.  No refund of fees paid will be granted.
  • Artists may only exhibit work in the category in which they are accepted.


  • Prizes will be awarded to “Best of Show” ($150), second ($100), and third ($50) place winners.  “Best of Show” winner also receives free admittance into the following year’s show.

For more information on how to apply: 

Spirit of the St. Croix Application 2017.pdf

Spirit of the St. Croix Application 2017.docx

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