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YorkFest 2020

YorkfestSquarePNG Yorkfest is a weekend-long premier fine arts festival hosted by the City of York! It is held along the Codorus Creek in historic downtown York, and features over 100 fine artists from all around the country, free entertainment and hands-on art activities. Creative York is excited to once again partner with the City of York for the Adult Juried Exhibition of Yorkfest. We are also hosting the Creative York Family Courtyard with free creative activities!

2020 Yorkfest Adult Juried Art Exhibition

Sponsored by Glatfelter Insurance Group

Exhibit dates: July 30 – September 19, 2020
Opening Reception and Awards Presentation: Thursday, August 27 • 6-8 pm
Submission deadline: June 15, 2020
Entry Guidelines and Entry Form: Entry Guidelines Yorkfest 2020 Juried Art Exhibition and Entry Form 2020 Yorkfest Adult Juried Exhibit

Creative York is proud to host the 2020 Yorkfest Adult Juried Art Exhibition as part of the Yorkfest Fine Arts Festival. $1000 in cash prizes will be awarded. The exhibit will run from July 30 through September 19, 2020 with an opening reception on Thursday, August 27. The deadline for submissions is June 15.

Creative York Family Art Courtyard

Courtyard Dates: Saturday, August 29 from 10 am – 5 pm & Sunday, August 30 from 10 am to 4 pm
Location: TBD

Come to the Creative York Family Art Courtyard during Yorkfest Fine Arts Festival for free family art activities!  The Art Courtyard will be open Saturday, August 29 from 10 am to 5 pm & Sunday, August 30 from 10 am to 4 pm. Join us in making a giant Spirograph mural, cyanotype sun prints, and we have face painting and famous art photo booth props for you to enjoy!

Free Hands-On Art Activities

  • To be announced soon. Check back for more information!
For all other inquiries about Yorkfest, visit yorkcity.org/yorkfest,
or contact events@yorkcity.org.
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