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Oasis Arts & Eats Festival 2020 Application

Oasis Arts & Eats Festival 2020 Application

Dear Artist,

We are so excited to invite you to participate in the 3rd annual OASIS Arts and Eats Festival in Jonesboro, Arkansas!

 

This event is a collaborative effort between the Foundation of Arts, The Downtown Jonesboro Alliance and The Department of Art + Design at Arkansas State University, and NEA Artist Collective.

 

OASIS is a celebration of the visual, performing and culinary arts in Northeast Arkansas and open to any skilled artists or craftsmen who wish to apply.

 

Artworks will be exhibited outdoors along Main Street and/or other parts of downtown, (area will be closed). All varieties of original visual art media may be displayed and sold, but no third party selling will be permitted.
 

Each participant will be given a 10x10 space and must provide their own tables, tents, easels or any other set-up equipment they deem necessary.
 

We will also showcase performances by musicians, actors, dancers, and/or poets.

 

Location assignments will be determined after your application is approved.

Dear Artist,

We are so excited to invite you to participate in the 3rd annual OASIS Arts and Eats Festival in Jonesboro, Arkansas!

 

This event is a collaborative effort between the Foundation of Arts, The Downtown Jonesboro Alliance and The Department of Art + Design at Arkansas State University, and NEA Artist Collective.

 

OASIS is a celebration of the visual, performing and culinary arts in Northeast Arkansas and open to any skilled artists or craftsmen who wish to apply.

 

Artworks will be exhibited outdoors along Main Street and/or other parts of downtown, (area will be closed). All varieties of original visual art media may be displayed and sold, but no third party selling will be permitted.
 

Each participant will be given a 10x10 space and must provide their own tables, tents, easels or any other set-up equipment they deem necessary.
 

We will also showcase performances by musicians, actors, dancers, and/or poets.

 

Location assignments will be determined after your application is approved.

DEAR BAKERS

 This event is part of the annual downtown event Oasis Arts and Eats Fest.     

  • Professional bakers not permitted to enter. If you own/operate a food business, we invite you to fill out our restaurant vendor application!

  • All bakers must submit 2 cakes, 1 for judging and 1 for silent auction to benefit the Foundation of Arts which will take place in Stage Too located @ 400 S Main from 1:00-5:00.

  • Judging will take place in private location and entries will be ranked based on taste and presentation.

  • Bakers are permitted to enter more than one cake but must complete separate applications and pay entry fees for each. (limit 3)

  • All bakers must drop off cakes between 11-1 in Stage Too in disposable baking pans or dishes. Please no entries that require refrigeration.

  • Cakes must be clearly labeled with baker’s name, category (layer, sheet, bundt), and title of the entry.

  • One winner will be selected from each category with one “Best Overall”. Winners will be announced on the festival’s main performance stage across from the silent auction location.

  • Silent auction winners may claim their cakes between 5:00-6:00.

  • Prizes: Each category winner will receive a certificate and 2 tickets to an FOA production. Best Overall winner will receive a certificate, 2 tickets to an FOA production, an on-air interview with Jonesboro Radio Group, AND their recipe will be featured on the

  • Recovery Room’s menu during the month of May 2020!

  • Entry fee of $20 must be included at time of registration. You may enter by mail (send to 115 E. Monroe Jonesboro, AR 72401 Attn: Oasis Cake Contest, checks payable to The

  • Foundation of Arts), or submit electronically at oasisartsandeats.com.

  • Please send in the application below along with the fee. We look forward to tasting your recipes!      

RESERVE YOUR SPOT TODAY!

Please download and fill out the form before April 15.

You can submit the form one of three ways:

 
  1. Send the form by email to executiveadmin@foajonesboro.org
  2. Print out the form and bring to the forum box office in person at 115 East Monroe in Jonesboro
  3. Print out and mail to the following address:
    Foundation of Arts
    115 East Monroe
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
 
The committee will review applications and notify artists with more details.