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Come build the future with us. Explore a career in public service during CityFest on Saturday, May 13.
We’re looking for talented artisans to participate on July 15. Apply now for jury consideration. Space is limited per medium.
Save the date for the 16th annual Gresham Arts Festival weekend Friday and Saturday, July 14-15, 2017. Featuring two days of events for all ages celebrating the arts and community pride in historic downtown.
Looking for local, family-friendly entertainment for five stages during the Arts Festival.
Apply to perform
Be part of Gresham's biggest cultural event by volunteering at the Gresham Arts Festival.
Become a volunteer.
Art Under the StarsFriday, July 14
5:00 pm-9:00 pm
Join Arts Festival artists and stroll downtown, enjoy a glass of wine, and peruse a silent auction benefitting Gresham Outdoor Public Art. Items will include donated pieces from some of our favorite artists. While shopping, enjoy award-winning R&B artist Norman Sylvestor and friends on a beautiful summer
evening in downtown Gresham.
Gresham Arts FestivalSaturday, July 15
9:00 am-5:00 pm
More than 150 juried artisans fill downtown streets with an array of unique, handcrafted art. Also featured: live cultural and musical performances, unique shopping and restaurants.
Kids’ VillageSaturday, July 15
9:00 am-5:00 pm
Free family fun at the Arts Plaza steps from downtown. Hands-on activities for kids, face-painting, live music and the Children’s Fountain.
Guinness World Record Event: Reclaim Chalk of FameSaturday, July 15
9:00 am-5:00 pm
Canada stole our world record, set by the Gresham community in 2015 for the largest display of chalk pavement art. Now, we’re coming together to steal it back in an epic day of chalk art that’s free fun for the whole family.
Sign up to help reclaim the Chalk of Fame.
Gresham’s Got TalentSaturday, July 15
6:30 pm-9:30 pm
Based on a hugely popular past event, Gresham’s Got Talent will showcase the wide array of talented entertainers in our community. Featuring celebrity judges, local food and drink, this live event will be the talk of the town.
Apply to become a contestant in Gresham's Got Talent.
Gresham's Got Talent rules and guidelines
The Gresham Arts Festival is now accepting artist applications for the 2017 event.
Artist application and details
Give these businesses a high-five for their support!
Join us in recognizing our 2016 event sponsors.
Read more about Gresham Arts Festival sponsorship opportunities.
Contact Event Manager Shannon Chisolm, 503-750-3785, for more information and opportunities to be an event partner.
Become a sponsor now.
Pay for your sponsorship.
The Gresham Arts Festival takes place in historic downtown Gresham. Here's how to find us.
Map and directions
For more information about the Gresham Arts Festival contact the Festival Manager, Shannon Chisom, at
Shannon.Chisom@gmail.com or 503-750-3785.