Life Is Art OFFICIAL Call For Artists for Downtowner Art on the River, Fort Lauderdale, Deadline October 1, 2009

Life Is Art, in conjunction with the Downtowner restaurant and Amazing Events, is producing our first ever large-scale outdoor art festival! It takes place on the New River in Fort Lauderdale across from the Los Olas River Walk on November 1st.

Please pass this along to any artists, galleries, and crafters that you know!

Life Is Art is now accepting applications for exhibiting at the Downtowner Art on the River.

Application Deadline October 1, 2009
Application Fee: FREE
Applicants will be notified no later than October 7, 2009 if they have been accepted

Show Date: November 1, 2009
Location: River Walk by the Downtowner Saloon & Steak, 408 S Andrews Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

This is an outdoor festival-style show. Each exhibitor will receive a 10×10 booth with pavilion tent, 6′ table, and 2 chairs. Booth fee is $150.00

All forms and styles of art are considered. Artists, Galleries, Artisans, and Crafters are all encouraged to apply.

Located right across the river from the Los Olas River Walk mall
Expected attendance: 2000+
Number of Booths: 50+
Children’s area
2 Live music stages
Food and beverage sales
Additional Sponsors: Broward New Times, discovery science musuem, Downtowner Restaurant, Amazing Events, and more to come.

Further information and the artist application can be found on the website at or email

Note, this is an official Life Is Art call for artists. This event is co-produced by Life Is Art, The Downtowner restaurant, and Amazing Events.

Life Is Art is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and supporting the arts in south Florida.

Please help spread the word!

James Echols