Shows - kenconger
PAST SHOW RECOGNITIONS:
10/15: Poquoson Seafood Festival, Poquoson, VA - "First Place, Fine Arts" & "Mayor's Choice Award"
10/14: Fall Foliage Art Festival, Waynesboro, VA - "First Place, Photography"
4/13: Daffodil Festival, Gloucester, VA -"First Place, Fine Arts"
10/12: Poquoson Seafood Festival, Poquoson, VA - "Best in Show"
5/11: Fort Clifton Art Festival, Colonial Heights, VA - "Best in Show"
5/11: Festival in the Park, Roanoke, VA - "Best in Show"
4/11: Chincoteague Decoy & Art Festival, Chincoteague, VA -"Best Photograph"
3/11:Daffodil Festival, Gloucester, VA - "First Place, Photography"
1/11: Deerfield Beach Arts Festival, Deerfield Beach, FL - "Award of Distinction"
3/10: Daffodil Festival, Gloucester, VA - "First Place, Photography"
2/10: East Carolina Wildlife Arts Festival, Washington, NC - "First Place, Photography"

PATRIOT NEWS ARTSFEST
When: Saturday, May 25th-Monday, May 27th, 2018
Where: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Show Description: I will be in my new booth location, #414, stil on the street but across from the Jumpstreet Festival Info booth. The Patriot-News Artsfest is an annual juried fine arts and crafts festival featuring 250 artists and craftspeople. Artsfest also boasts two food courts, two performance stages, a kids fest area and a film festival.
Show Web Site: Patriot News Artsfest

SIDEWALK ART SHOW
When: Saturday, June 2nd-Sunday, June 3rd, 2018
Where: Roanoke, Virginia
Show Description: I'll be in space 12, my traditional booth location on Market Steet on the parking garage side. Returning for its 58th year, the Sidewalk Art Show is one of southwest Virginia's most anticipated summer traditions. The show infuses downtown Roanoke with energy, excitement and creativity. This annual event- which occurs the weekend after Memorial Day- is a premier destination for fine art shopping that offers visitors the opportunity to meet and talk with exhibiting artists. All of the works exhibited are for sale, including original paintings, prints, watercolors, etchings, mixed media, fine art photographs, fine crafts and sculpture.
Show Web Site: Sidewalk Art Show
CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS (State College, PA)
When: Thursday, July 12th-Sunday, July 15th, 2018
Where: State College, Pennsylvania
Show Description: I'll be on Allen Street in booth #A23. Consistently ranked as one of the top outdoor fine art and fine craft shows in the nation, the Sidewalk Sale and Exhibition brings artists and craftspeople from across the nation to State College. Each year more than three hundred exhibitors offer a wide variety of objects for sale including baskets, ceramics, jewelry, fiber, painting, photography, and wearable art. There is something to suit everyone’s taste and pocketbook.
Show Web Site: Central PA Arts Festival

ANNMARIE ARTSFEST 18
When: Saturday, September 15th and Sunday, September 16th, 2018
Where: Dowell, Maryland
Show Description: (2015 photo by Calvert Beacon within my booth). I'll be in my regular booth location inside. Established in 1993, Artsfest is an annual juried arts festival held at Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center located in Solomons, Maryland - about an hour from the Baltimore-Washington metro area. Recognized as one of the top outdoor arts festivals in the Mid-Atlantic region, Artsfest brings together some of the country’s most accomplished artists for a weekend of terrific shopping, great music, and delicious food and drinks. Artsfest also features more than 25 bands and entertainment acts performing on two stages.
Show Web Site: Annmarie Artsfest 16

FESTIVAL IN THE PARK
When: Friday, September 21st-Sunday, September 23rd, 2018
Where: Charlotte, North Carolina
Show Description: I'll be on the Artist Walk in booth #. Since 1964, Festival in the Park has been bringing good music, good art and good times to Charlotteans and visitors from around the world. This fun filled event is designed to promote and stimulate interest in the arts. It provides the opportunity for all to see, hear, and learn from over 150 artists and crafts people who actively demonstrate and display their art. Nearly a thousand entertainers provide free ongoing performances at the main band shell and many stages surrounding it.
Show Web Site: Festival In the Park

<b><font color="RED">AN OCCASION FOR THE ARTS</font></b><br>
<b>When:</b> <font color="ORANGE">Saturday, October 3rd-Sunday, October 4th</font><br>
<b>Where:</b> Williamsburg, Virginia<br>
<b>Show Description:</b> I'll be in booth G11. An Occasion For The Arts, the art show and music festival, is held on the first weekend of October in the Merchants Square Area of Colonial Williamsburg and on the streets of historic and downtown Williamsburg, Virginia. This event features fine artists from across the nation, a wide variety of entertainment, live demonstrations, wine tasting and other fun and exciting activities for the whole family.
Each year’s show features an increasing number of  outstanding painters, print makers, sculptors, jewelers, photographers and other artisans of fine crafts.  Multiple performance venues offer a wide range of music, dance and vocal performances. <br>
<b>Show Web Site:</b> <a href="https://www.facebook.com/OccasionForTheArts">An Occasion of the Arts</a>
AN OCCASION FOR THE ARTS (Pending)
When: Saturday, October 6th-Sunday, October 7th, 2018
Where: Williamsburg, Virginia
Show Description: I'll be on Duke of Gloucester Street in booth #56. An Occasion For The Arts, the art show and music festival, is held on the first weekend of October in the Merchants Square Area of Colonial Williamsburg and on the streets of historic and downtown Williamsburg, Virginia. This event features fine artists from across the nation, a wide variety of entertainment, live demonstrations, wine tasting and other fun and exciting activities for the whole family. Each year’s show features an increasing number of outstanding painters, print makers, sculptors, jewelers, photographers and other artisans of fine crafts. Multiple performance venues offer a wide range of music, dance and vocal performances.
Show Web Site: An Occasion of the Arts

FALL FOLIAGE ART SHOW
VIRGINIA FALL FOLIAGE ART SHOW
When: Saturday, October 13th-Sunday, October 14th, 2018
Where: Waynesboro, Virginia
Show Description: I'll be in regular booth location for the last 5 years, #53. Each year, the streets of downtown Waynesboro are turned into an outdoor art gallery- 200+ booths of fine arts and fine crafts line the streets. Featuring artists from all over the country, the Fall Foliage Festival Art Show has been named one of the top shows in the East. Paintings of all kinds, pottery, photography, jewelry, sculpture, and more are featured in this two day outdoor festival.
Show Web Site: Fall Foliage Art Festival

POQUOSON SEAFOOD FESTIVAL
When: Friday, October 19th-Sunday, October 21st, 2018
Where: Poquoson, Virginia
Show Description: I'll be in my regular booth location as the last 5 year, #111. Poquoson’s Seafood Festival is an annual event on the Virginia Peninsula. The Festival celebrates the working watermen, and how life as a coastal city along the Chesapeake Bay has provided a bounty of food and history for our City. Our festival is a family friendly, traditional, and a tasty extravagance of food, arts and crafts, and community fun. Come celebrate our City and it’s traditions with us.
Show Web Site: Poquoson Seafood Festival

LANEXA STUDIO TOUR
When: Saturday, October 27th-Sunday, October 28th, 2018
Where: Lanexa, Virginia
Show Description: The booth display will be at my home with two other artists. I will have two tents, one with HUGE discounts of discontinued/misprints as well as unframed pieces. This year is the 21st presentation of the Greater Lanexa Studio Tour. It is a free self-drive tour of 4 artist studios featuring 17 artists in Lanexa, located in the beautiful southeast corner of New Kent County, just a short drive from Williamsburg and Richmond. Come join us for two days of demonstrations and discussions with the artists and their particular media. You will also have the opportunity to purchase the art.
Show Web Site: Lanexa Studio Tour

URBANNA OYSTER FESTIVAL
When: Friday, November 2nd-Saturday, November 3rd, 2018
Where: Urbanna, Virginia
Show Description: I'll be in my regular spot on the right side next to the Middlesex Women's Club. The historic harbor front Town of Urbanna closes the road to let the Oyster Festival fill the streets with excitement! We've got Oyster, Oyster, Oysters and whole lot more! One of a kind artisan craft vendors, renowned artists, fantastic oyster exhibits illustrating our colorful waterfront history, fireman's parade, oyster festival parade, waterfront activities, live music and other performances over the full two days of the event.
Show Web Site: Urbanna Oyster Festival

WATERFOWL FESTIVAL
When: Friday, November 9th-Sunday, November 11th, 2018
Where: Easton, Maryland
Show Description: I'll be in Christ Church, first booth on the left as you come in the door. The annual Waterfowl Festival is the ultimate weekend for the sophisticated sportsman or art lover. Twelve venues throughout Easton feature world-class wildlife paintings, sculpture, carvings and photos. Collectible decoys, sporting gear and adventures to delight every outdoorsman. Also scheduled are World Championship Calling Contests, decoy auctions, retriever, fly-fishing and stunt dog demonstrations, kid's activities, and evening concerts. A festive atmosphere topped by great food and music make this event a must each November.
Show Web Site: Waterfowl Festival

SUGARLOAF FESTIVAL (Gaithersburg, MD)
When: Friday, November 16th-Sunday, November, 18th, 2018
Where: Gaithersburg, Maryland
Show Description: I'll be back in the Harvest Room, #226. Lovers of fine crafts and art will find more than 400 top artisans displaying and selling their unique creations in pottery, sculpture, glass, jewelry, fashion, home décor, furniture and home accessories, items for the garden, and photography. In addition to top national artists, the Festival will also introduce new and emerging artists showcasing the latest trends in handmade fashion and accessories, statement jewelry and fine art.
Show Web Site: Sugarloaf Festival

VIRGINIA BEACH CHRISTMAS MARKET
When: Friday, November 23rd-Sunday, November 25th, 2018
Where: Virginia Beach, Virginia
Show Description: I'll be in booth #651 (first row on the right and then first booth on the left). The Virginia Beach Christmas Market features over 250 fine artisans and crafters from more than 25 states. This show was once again (since 1996) voted into the “100 Best Classic and Contemporary Craft Shows in the United States” by Sunshine Artist Magazine, America's premier show and festival guide. Featured artisans will offer fine arts, pottery, jewelry, stained glass, wood, toys, photography, fiber arts, thousands of Christmas collectibles and much, much more. Whether you’re searching for unique one-of-kind Christmas gifts, personalized stocking stuffers, or a stunning floral centerpiece for the holidays, you’ll find it all at the Virginia Beach Christmas Market.
Show Web Site: Virginia Beach Christmas Market

BIZARRE BAZAAR
When: Wednesday November 28th-Sunday, December 2nd, 2018
Where: Richmond, Virginia
Show Description: First time at this show. Four Exhibition Buildings filled with fabulous unique gifts for everyone on your list! A beautiful holiday marketplace with 500 juried exclusive exhibitors and more than 100 new exhibitors only seen at The Bizarre Bazaar®. Located at the Richmond Raceway Complex with free parking.
Show Web Site: Holiday Craft Show
SUGARLOAF FESTIVAL (Chantilly, VA)
When: Friday, December 7th-Sunday, December 9th, 2018
Where: Chantilly, Virginia
Show Description: I'll be in booth #398. Lovers of fine crafts and art will find more than 300 top artisans displaying and selling their unique creations in pottery, sculpture, glass, jewelry, fashion, home décor, furniture and home accessories, items for the garden, and photography. In addition to top national artists, the Festival will also introduce new and emerging artists showcasing the latest trends in handmade fashion and accessories, statement jewelry and fine art.
Show Web Site: Sugarloaf Festival

ART ON THE SQUARE
When: Sunday, April 29th, 2018
Where: Williamsburg, Virginia
Show Description: I'll be in the same booth location as last year, #104 (in front of the Trellis and Dog Street Pub). Art on the Square is a juried show that is dedicated to providing original, high quality, handcrafted and diverse mediums of art. It is located on Duke of Gloucester and North Boundary Street in Merchants Square, Williamsburg, Virginia. The event features more than 170 artists and is free and open to the public. Proceeds from artist booth fees are donated to visual and performing arts organizations throughout the greater Williamsburg area including Williamsburg, James City and York counties.
Show Web Site: Art On The Square

ARTS IN THE PARK
When: Saturday, May 5th-Sunday, May 6th, 2018
Where: Richmond, Virginia
Show Description: I'll be back on the mall area under the Carrillon Tower in #M9. Arts in the Park is a nationally-rated, juried art show which offers the opportunity for you to see and purchase fine and original work produced by top-quality artists and crafts people from Virginia and throughout the United States.
Show Web Site: Arts In The Park

CROZET ARTS AND CRAFTS FESTIVAL
When: Saturday, May 12th-Sunday, May 13th, 2018
Where: Crozet, Virginia
Show Description: I'll be in the second pavaillion on the left side as you enter. My booth is as on the back wall in #C4. A festival over 30 years old is back in Albemarle County this weekend. Crozet's 36th Arts and Crafts Festival kicks off Saturday morning at Claudius Crozet Park. Show Web Site: Crozet Arts and Crafts Festival

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