July 29-30, 2017
Hardesty Park (map)
1615 W. Market Street
Akron, Ohio 44313
Free parking on grounds.
Applications for the 2017 Akron Arts Expo show will be accepted Feb. 1 – March 31 through our online process.
We accept artists from all categories – 2-Dimensional, 3-Dimensional, Functional and Ornamental.
Accepted artists will be notified by May 1, 2017 and must send in their booth fee by June 1, 2017 to confirm their space or it will be reassigned.
The application fee is $10.00. The $210 booth fee is only collected from those artists juried into the show.
Booth assignments will be mailed after June 15, 2017.
For full show rules and guidelines please see the the
Artist Registration page.
Artists are the heart of our show! We are a juried show with over 160 artists in a natural park setting. Each year we strive to create a unique and diverse show for the artists and the public.
Saturday, July 29 from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday, July 30 from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday, July 28 from 7:00 am – 3:00 pm
Saturday, July 29 from 7:00 am – 9:00 am
Saturday, July 29 and Sunday, July 30 from 7:30 am – 9:30 am
Artist Awards Dinner: Saturday, July 29, doors open 6:00 pm, meal served at 6:30 pm
Please contact Artist Coordinator Penny Bomba at (330) 812-7866, 330-375-2806, or firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or concerns.