Shop, Eat & Play
Saturday, August 2, 2014, 10am-6pm
Sunday, August 3, 2014, 10am-5pm
The first full weekend of August marks the transformation of Park Avenue, from Alexander Street to Culver Road near downtown Rochester, into one of the largest and most fun community gatherings in Western New York.
Applying Artists | Exhibitors | Food Vendors | Entertainers | Sponsors
The Park Ave Summer Art Fest is a juried show. Only artists who are the hand-on makers of their work may participate. If you would like to be considered for participation, please download and return the Applying Artist Application.
Exhibitor categories are Business Exhibitors, Media Exhibitors, Not-for-Profit Exhibitors, Kids’ Exhibitors, Product Exhibitors and Other Exhibitors. We will begin accepting 2014 Exhibitor applications in November.
Applying Performing Artists
Artists interested in performing at the 2014 Park Ave Summer Arts Fest Apply Here
Applying Food Vendors
Park Ave is host to a multitude of fine food vendors. We will begin accepting 2014 Food Vendor applications in November.
The unique and versatile music of the Park Ave Summer Art Fest truly adds to the ambience of the festival. 2014 Entertainment applications are now available. Apply Here
Sponsors are essential to RochesterEvents and beneficial to YOU! Find out more about becoming a sponsor.
This weekend is made for summer fun!
Rochester's vibrant Park Avenue neighborhood boasts an eclectic mix of artistic boutiques, cozy cafes and charming stores. Each year the Park Ave Summer Art Fest brings more than 300 artists from across the U.S. and Canada while over 200,000 visitors shop, eat and play along the picturesque, tree-lined avenue. A multitude of specialty food vendors add to the delicious flavor already found in the many bistros, cafes and restaurants on Park Avenue. The live music begins as the festival opens with more than 32 acts performing on three stages.
This is a family-friendly and environmentally friendly event!
No dogs, bicycles, skateboards or roller blades are allowed on Park Ave during the festival. No alcohol is allowed.
We’d like to acknowledge and welcome the Continental School of Beauty as the newest major sponsor of the Park Ave Summer Art Fest. Long supporters of arts and creativity in our community, we thank you! Watch them create on the corner of Vick Park A during the festival!