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2017 Festival of the Arts

Application 2017 Festival of the Arts

Sunday: July 2, 10-6 PM; Monday: July 3, 10-6 PM; Tuesday July 4, 10-6 PM

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The Livingston Depot Center's Festival of the Arts will be held in the Depot Rotary Park, on West Park Street (next to the Depot Center) in downtown Livingston, Montana. It is a  juried show and open to artisans in all media of arts and crafts.  

This highly popular event features approximately 100 skilled artists and crafts people each year and attracts many thousands of enthusiasts.  Non-profit groups also offer specialty foods, and the Depot continues to host the famed and acclaimed pie booth.  


2016 Winners

Best in Show, Fine Art

Marina Kessler, Marina Kessler Jewelry

Best in Show, Craft

Robert Oliver, Distinctive Burl Design

Best in Booth

Heidi Martincic, Paris Montana




Festival of the Arts 2017


        Sunday,  July 2,   10-6 PM
        Monday,  July 3,   10-6

        Tuesday,  July 4,   10-6 PM

Artists seeking to apply may contact the Depot office at the number on this page to receive an application form with the complete regulations, fees, and deadlines. It is mandatory you CREATE YOUR OWN ARTWORK & CRAFTS for selling-- no reselling is permitted. (The show goes on regardless of weather -- summer gusts included!)

No pets are allowed at the Festival. However, if you travel with a pet it must be kept on a leash. Pet waste must be picked up promptly and disposed of properly. These are city regulations that will be enforced. You will be held responsible for any damage your pet causes. Please respect your fellow artists and our city.

Applications will be mailed out in March, 2017, for this juried show artists and crafts persons are welcome to submit application materials please e-mail with mailing address, or call to leave mailing information

Livingston is a historic Northern Pacific Railroad community and the original gateway to Yellowstone National Park. Today it is a major center for summer recreation activities including fishing, floating, rafting, camping, and hiking. Also on July 2, 3, and 4 every year, Livingston has its own professional rodeo, the Livingston Roundup, complete with a downtown parade on the 2nd and fireworks after every evening's events.  It's a lively weekend -- but outstanding art and pies in a pretty park between trains and the Northern Rockies really round it out.



The Livingston Depot Foundation is a non-profit organization committed to enriching the lives of residents of Livingston and surrounding, communities, and tourists to the Yellowstone area by (1) restoring, preserving and protecting the historic Northern Pacific depot, now a community cultural center--The Livingston Depot Center; (2) presenting and promoting the visual and performing arts, culture, history of the Yellowstone Region, and educational programs in the arts and humanities; and (3) promoting community involvement, tourism and economic development through the operation and use of the Livingston Depot Center

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