The 80th Annual Atlanta Dogwood Festival, presented by PNC Bank, welcomed 225,000 visitors to Piedmont Park during three days. We had more than 2,000 runners in the Mimosa 5K, presented by Publix. And we saw tens of thousands of selfies being taken at our brand new commemorative sculpture – remember, it will remain in Piedmont Park permanently as our gift to the city. #dogwood... Read More >>
Congratulations to all of our award winners and participants in this year's Atlanta Dogwood Festival Mimosa 5K presented by Publix.... Read More >>
In recognition of its 80th anniversary this year, the Atlanta Dogwood Festival has commissioned an interactive bronze sculpture that will welcome guests to Piedmont Park for many decades to come. The sculpture, shaped as a giant dogwood limb with massive blooms, will also serve as a bench for park visitors. ... Read More >>
Our International Stage at Lake Clara Meer dock will be busy on Saturday & Sunday with tremendous talent from members of many nationalities living in Georgia, both amateur and professional. With hundreds of performers, we know that you will experience the best of all worlds when you enjoy their performances. We are very grateful to all of them, especially the professional artists who are donating their time and talent.... Read More >>
Each year, the Atlanta High School Art Exhibition (AHSAE) offers young artists an opportunity to compete, exhibit their work and earn prizes such as scholarships and art supplies. This “must see” festival event is a juried competition drawing upwards of 700 entries each year from which the best hundred works comprise the festival exhibition.
Congratulations to this year’s AHSAE winners!... Read More >>
An Atlanta staple for 80 years, there is something for everyone at the Atlanta Dogwood Festival. Virtually every kind of art imaginable is represented at the festival, with a nationally renowned-juried Fine Artist Market that includes sculpture, paintings, pottery, jewelry, photography and much more.
In addition to the fine art for adults and art collectors, there is a Kids Village featuring huge inflatables, arts & crafts, classic rides and face painting for all ages, as well as the ever-popular 24-foot rock-climbing wall.... Read More >>
The Atlanta Dogwood Festival includes one of the largest and most diverse juried arts festivals in the country. More than 260 artists from around the country exhibit in 12 categories, including painting, glass, clay, wood and mixed media. Some of the country’s top painters, photographers, sculptors, leather and metal craftsmen, glass blowers and more participate in the Atlanta Dogwood Festival Artist Market. In 2015, the Artist Market was ranked #28, out of the Top 200 Shows in the Country by Sunshine Artist Magazine.... Read More >>
Per City of Atlanta Ordinance [Section 110-70(d)], dogs/pets WILL NOT BE PERMITTED inside Piedmont Park during the event.
As we look forward to our 81st annual festival next spring, we would like to take a moment to thank everyone who has supported us during our many decades. Each spring, we bring thr..
The IFEA (International Festivals and Events Association) / Haas & Wilkerson Pinnacle Award has named the Atlanta High School Art Exhibition (AHSAE) as Gold winner for Best Chi..
We’re thrilled to have art aficionado Camille Toppo on the festival’s Board of Directors! Camille brings to the Board a wealth of experience in art, design and business..
Did you know the festival calls on the talent and leadership of arts industry professionals to select the participants in the Artist Market each year? Our panel of jurors composed ..
We’re thrilled that the Atlanta Dogwood Festival has earned the #9 spot in Sunshine Artist magazine’s annual ranking of North American artist markets. Sunshine Artist i..