Call for Artist Vendors to Participate in the 1st Annual Litchfield Hills Creative Festival
CALL FOR ARTIST VENDORS TO PARTICIPATE IN THE 1ST ANNUAL LITCHFIELD HILLS CREATIVE FESTIVAL
NORTHWEST CT, MAY 2021 — The NWCT Arts Council is hosting the first annual Litchfield Hills Creative Festival on Saturday, August 14th in Downtown Torrington. The festival will include artist vendors at Franklin Plaza, live music at Coe Memorial Park, and many other public activities for all ages hosted by participating organizations and venues.
Artists, crafters, and creators are invited to apply to participate as vendors during the festival. The vendor aspect of the event will be held from 11 am – 4 pm. Creators can apply and see guidelines online at artsnwct.org/litchfield-hills-creative-festival. The deadline to apply is June 4, 2021. Vendors will be notified the first week of July.
Up to 25 unique, local artists and creators will be selected to participate. Applicants must be based in our 25-town service area of Northwest CT.
The Litchfield Hills Creative Festival is sponsored in part by the Torrington Downtown Partners. Live music is sponsored and coordinated by Red Room Sound Studio. The stage at Coe Park is sponsored by the Warner Theatre.
The mission of the Northwest Connecticut Arts Council is to engage the public in building a strong and connected arts and culture community that is integral to the economic development and the collective well-being of the region. The Arts Council board and staff believe that access to arts and culture is a universal human right, meeting both a social and psychological need. The Council supports a vibrant, vital, and necessary component of the local community through promotion and advocacy.
The Northwest Connecticut Arts Council is supported in part by the DECD/Connecticut Office of the Arts, the Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation, Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area, Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation and the Connecticut Community Foundation.