What is the Arts Market of New Orleans?
Presented by the Arts Council of New Orleans, the Arts Market is a monthly arts market held the LAST Saturday of every month. Located in lovely Palmer Park, at the corner of South Carrollton and South Claiborne Avenues, last stop of the historic St. Charles streetcar.
What kind of art is featured at the Arts Market?
The Arts Market features handmade, affordable art from local and regional artists and artisans. Styles of art include Painting, Photography, Ceramics, Glass, Jewelry, Wood, and Printmaking, plus handmade clothing, soap, and other delights. Between 75 and 135 artists display and sell their wares each month.
What else happens at the Arts Market?
The Arts Market also features live entertainment, food and beverage booths, and a Kids Tent with a show followed by craft activities.
How are artists accepted to exhibit at the Market?
The Market is always looking for new artists from LA and MS who are interested in exhibiting their handmade, original work. Interested artists who have never exhibited at the Arts Market should review the guidelines and rule, then download and complete the application and email it and 5 images of their work to the market manager: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Arts Market of New Orleans takes place from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. the LAST
Saturday of every month. In the event of inclement weather the market is held on Sunday, the day after the Saturday market date.
Upcoming 2014 Market Dates:
Saturday Jan. 25th
Saturday Feb. 22nd
Saturday March 29th
Saturday April 19th
Please note that due to the number of Arts Market vendors participating in Jazz Fest the April Arts Market is held the THIRD Saturday of the month.
Saturday May 31st
Saturday June 28th
Saturday July 26th
Saturday Aug. 30th
Saturday Sept. 27th
Saturday Oct. 25th
Saturday Nov. 29th AND Sunday Nov. 30th
Saturday Dec. 20th AND Sunday Dec. 21st
Due to the busy holiday season please note that we host the market BOTH Saturday and Sunday for the months of November and October!