CITY OF ASHEVILLE ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR
ARTS AND CRAFT EXHIBITORS AT 2012 BELE CHERE FESTIVAL
Applications postmarked by Friday, March 9, 2012
Asheville, NC - The City of Asheville Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department is now accepting applications for arts and crafts exhibitors in all mediums for the 34th annual Bele Chere Festival on Friday, July 27 through Sunday, July 29, 2012. All applications must be postmarked by Friday, March 9, 2012. In addition to the application form, artists must submit photographs of their work and the appropriate application fee.
Applications and additional information are available at www.belecherefestival.org or by contacting Kristin Perez at (828) 259-5800 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
All applications will be juried by a panel of local arts professionals. More than 100 quality handmade artists will be accepted and eligible for awards.
Information about the 2012 Bele Chere Festival is available online at www.belecherefestival.com or by calling the City of Asheville Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts Department at 828-259-5800.
Bele Chere is the largest free, outdoor street festival in the Southeast, with an attendance of approximately 300,000 annually. The festival is produced by the City of Asheville in conjunction with the Bele Chere Board of Directors.