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Call for Artists: Arts & Drafts Festival June 26 & 27, 2021

The Baltimore County Arts Guild presents:

Arts & Drafts Festival

June 26 & 27, 2021

This family-friendly event will feature 60+ juried artists, live music and vendors, including local artists, emerging artists and regional musicians at the Guinness Open Gate Brewery.

For more information and to apply to be an artist vendor at the event, visit



Event Location

Guinness Open Gate Brewery: 5001 Washington Boulevard, Halethorpe MD, 21227

Event Dates

  • Friday, June 25, 2021, Special ticketed kick-off event
  • Saturday, June 26, 2021 11am-6pm
  • Sunday, June 27, 2021 11am-5pm

Artist Application Requirements

  • Images: 4
  • Nonrefundable Application Fee: $25.00
  • Standard Booth Fee Regular: $250
  • Standard Booth Fee with electric: $300 (limited availability)
  • Application Deadline: February 1, 2021 --> Click here for information and to apply:
  • Artist selections will be completed no later than February 15, 2021
  • ​Notification of acceptance will be done by email no later than February 20, 2021
  • If you are accepted into the show, the booth fee must be paid no later than March 1, 2021
Salary Range
Employer Name:
Baltimore County Arts Guild
Job Title:
Artist Booth Vendor
Employer Contact Information:
[email protected]
Job Submission Requirements:
Submit applications at
Benefit Package
PLEASE NOTE: Artist Booth Vendors are not compensated by Baltimore County Arts Guild. Artists accepted into the show will have the opportunity to sell their original artwork to festival-goers*. Additionally, artists accepted into the show will receive free off-site parking and complimentary shuttles, complimentary snacks and water throughout the day (there is a full-service restaurant on location), 24-Hour security, artist packet and name tags upon check-in on Saturday morning​. * The Arts & Drafts Festival will welcome up to 10,000 regional visitors who will arrive by rail, trail and road to enjoy fine arts, live music, interactive programs and children's activities. To attract a regional audience, Arts & Drafts Festival marketing includes radio and print media, as well as digital advertising. An Art Festival Program will be distributed at the event and archived on The GUILD website. Website & Social Media coverage of the Arts Festival will be provided.

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As a member of GBCA, you will not only gain access to wonderful benefits, but you will also become an active participant in a broader cultural community. Your organization and employees will directly benefit from opportunities to collaborate, connect, learn, network and share with your colleagues in the cultural community. Join our growing constituency of over 300 individual artists and organizations representing the region's extraordinary range of arts, culture, history, heritage, humanities, and attractions.

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