July 14th - 16th, 2023
VALA Eastside and Redmond Town Center are excited to gather artists, craftspeople, and designers for the 12th Annual Redmond Arts Festival at Redmond Town Center. This three-day outdoor festival takes place July 14th-16th, 2023, and features approximately 60 artist booths, a community art project, and live entertainment. The festival is produced in conjunction with Redmond’s annual Derby Days celebration at Redmond City Hall which features a parade, music, food, and kids' activities, and has an expected combined attendance of over 15,000 people. The entire City of Redmond is activated with art and festivities on these days.
ARTS FESTIVAL DATES/TIMES
Friday, July 14th 12pm-8pm
Saturday, July 15th 12pm-7pm
Saturday, July 16th 12pm-6pm
NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS
The deadline for artist applications is April 3, 2023. Please apply here: zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=11256.
EARLY BIRD SPECIAL:
Apply by March 20 and use the coupon code “earlybird23” to receive $10 off your application fee.
ARTIST SHOWCASE AT VALA ART CENTER, JULY 7-23
Based on the success of last year, we are bringing back the Artist Showcase! When you apply for the Redmond Arts Festival, you will have the option to have a sampling of your work (1-3 pieces) on display at the VALA Art Center, 8020 161st Avenue NE #104, Redmond, WA 98052—across from Downtown Park, in the heart of Redmond!
REDMOND DEBY DAYS:
To find learn more about Derby Days, see: redmond.gov/DerbyDays.
PLACES TO STAY
To find places to stay in Redmond, Washington, see: ExperienceRedmond.com/Redmond-Hotels.