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Riverfest Juried Art Show seeks entries
Deadline for artists to register is Aug. 22
Posted Date: 6/25/2018

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Clarksville Parks & Recreation and the Clarksvillle/Montgomery County Arts & Heritage Development Council have partnered to host this year’s Riverfest Juried Art Show.

The Riverfest Juried Art Show showcases the work of local artists in four divisions: professional, amateur, senior, and youth. The following categories are open to all divisions: 

    -Photography and Digital Media. 

    -Painting (includes acrylic, oil, and watercolor). 


    -2D Mixed Media. 

    -3D Sculpture and Fiber Arts.

Submitted artwork will be juried and artwork will be selected for inclusion in the public display on Thursday, Sept. 6 at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center as part of Riverfest.

First, second, and third place will be awarded in each of the five categories for each division. Monetary awards will be given for division overalls, first place, second place, and third place in the professional, amateur, and youth divisions. Monetary awards will also be given to one Best in Show winner from the professional or amateur division and one from the senior division. Recognition will be given for first place, second place, and third place in the senior division.

Pre-registration is required to enter artwork into the Riverfest Juried Art Show. Registration closes on Wednesday, Aug. 22. No registrations will be accepted after the deadline.

All submission rules and entry fees for each division are available on the website. Artists may register online by visiting

For more about the Riverfest Juried Art Show and to download the complete contest rules, visit and click on the “Attractions” tab.