ART IN THE PARK 2017
The 5th Annual "Art in the Park" Festival happens Saturday, August 19th, from 11am to 5pm. The Festival takes place in newly-renovated Huddy Park in Downtown Toms River. Visitors will be treated to a wide array of original visual art, music, poetry, and dance. Artists will offer unique, creative items for sale. Interactive exhibits will add to the fun, and there will be Food vendors on site. The Festival is free to attend. The public is invited to come and see the incredible local creative talent that will be on display.
The art on display will also be judged by a professional panel, with prizes to be awarded ($1000 for 1st Place, $500 for 2nd Place and $250 for 3rd Place). Artists who want to participate in the festival should visit this web link to apply: https://www.trartistcommunity.org/2017-art-in-the-park. The deadline is August 4th.
This event is presented by the Toms River Artist Community (TRAC), and is sponsored by the Jay & Linda Grunin Foundation, and Downtown Toms River. Additional grants administered by the Ocean County Cultural & Heritage Commission and by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts.