The Atlanta Dogwood Festival is the city’s oldest fine arts festival, and it is made possible thanks to the hundreds of superb artists who comprise the Artist Market each year. This spring, we welcomed 260 fine artists from all over the country, including many from the Atlanta area. The Artist Market jurors received more than 1,100 entries this year and selected the top artists in a variety of categories. Be sure to check out our Artist Winners who are literally the best of the best! ... 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 >>
Attendees at the 79th Annual Atlanta Dogwood Festival presented by PNC Bank will now have a chance to run off that funnel cake by hitting the pavement at the Atlanta Dogwood Festival 5K. Held the morning of Saturday, April 11, 2015, the run will follow a path through the beautiful neighborhood and park on a crisp spring morning. The Atlanta Dogwood Festival 5K begins at 8 a.m., and runners will gather at the corner of Charles Allen Drive and 10th Street. Registration is only accepted in advance.... Read More >>
An Atlanta staple for more than 75 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 >>
Get ready to throw down at Backyard Barbecue & Brews on Saturday and Sunday afternoon during the festival. This popular ticketed area sold out last year delighting attendees with plenty of Southern flavor. Held in a spacious tent overlooking the Main Stage, Backyard Barbecue & Brews showcases local craft beers, wine and barbecue and picnic fare from some of the city’s favorite restaurants and chefs. You’ll also find picnic-style seating, activities like corn hole and access to private bathrooms.... 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 >>
Can we be so bold as to say that this was the best Atlanta Dogwood Festival ever? With three days of perfect weather, a park filled with blooming dogwoods and some of the world’s most incredible artists, the 78th annual festival topped all of our expectations. We’d like to take this opportunity to thank the many people who brought this three-day event to life. ... Read More >>
The Atlanta Dogwood Festival hosts approximately 200,000 devoted attendees each year, many of whom have attended with their families for generations. Our festival offers strong promotional, sampling, and branding opportunities delivered in a one-of-a-kind setting to an affluent regional demographic. In addition to the overall festival experience, we offer unique festival assets like our Disc Dog Competition, Atlanta High School Art Exhibition, and International Village that can be included in a customized partnership designed to meet your specific objectives.... Read More >>
Per City of Atlanta Ordinance [Section 110-70(d)], dogs/pets WILL NOT BE PERMITTED inside Piedmont Park during the event.
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Bringing back an exciting element to the 79th Annual Atlanta Dogwood Festival, two Atlanta artists have collaborated on this year’s official festival imag..
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The Atlanta Dogwood Festival welcomes families on opening day for Family Friday to enjoy special family-oriented entertainment on the Lake Clara Meer Stage. In..