Art in the Park – Artist Info Center

Art in the Park Artists,

Please check this website often, as we will be adding and updating information on a regular basis. All communications regarding Art in the Park (AIP) will occur via email and this webpage. Jury notifications will be emailed in early May. If you have any questions regarding AIP, please check this webpage first. If we haven’t answered your questions, please contact Andrea Burke at 208-345-8330, ext. 114, or via email at aip@boiseartmuseum.org

Thank you.
– Andrea Burke, Event Coordinator


   Schedule of Artist Fees
Required
Fees
Application Fee (non-refundable) $50
Booth Fee (non-refundable after 7/12) $100
City of Boise Vendor Fee (non-refundable) $75 (requirement by the City of Boise)
Artist Commission 20% of sales

 

Optional
Fees
Double Booth Additional Fee (non-refundable after 7/12)* $150
Overnight City of Boise
Parking Permit Fee (non-refundable)
$30 per night, per vehicle/trailer
Overnight City of Boise
Lodging Fee (non-refundable)
$30 per night, per vehicle/trailer

 

* Once accepted for participation, artists may request a double booth space. A maximum of 15% of spaces may be double booths due to ingress/egress requirements for emergency services and the challenging nature of the terrain in the park.

2024 CALENDAR AND IMPORTANT DATES

Mid-January Artist application process begins online.
Visit this page, Art in the Park Artist Info Center, to apply.
Friday, March 22
by Midnight MDT
Artist application deadline. 
Early May Artists notified via email of status.
Begin booth location requests and fee payment.
Wednesday, June 5 Deadline for booth location requests and fee payment.
Friday, July 12 Deadline for written request for cancellation with 75% BAM booth fee refund.
Friday, August 9 Deadline to submit Overnight Parking and Overnight Lodging permit applications and fees.
Thursday, September 5 Artist Check-In: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Artist Set-Up: 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Friday, September 6

Saturday, September 7

Sunday, September 8

Art in the Park 2024
Sunday, September 8 Artist Booth Removal: 5:30 – 9:30 p.m., and online check-out begins (must be completed by no later than 3:00 p.m. Monday, September 9).

Q: What health safety measures will be in place? A: BAM works with the City of Boise, and the Central District Health Department to ensure a safe event. BAM will share any arrangements made during the planning process with participants via email.

Q: When is the Deadline for Application? A: Completed applications are due Friday, March 22, 2024, midnight (MDT).

Q: When will I find out if I am accepted into the show? A: The jurying takes place in April, and announcements are made via email in early May.

Q: Can I pay my fees with a check? A: Checks are not accepted. Accepted forms of payment are debit and credit cards: Visa, Mastercard, and Discover only (no American Express).

Q: If I’m in the show, when do I get to pick out my booth location? A: We will post the booth map on this webpage in May, when notifications of the jury’s decisions are emailed to artist applicants. At that time, you will be able to request your preferred booth locations. While we do our best to accommodate artists’ preferences, we cannot guarantee requests will be granted.

Q: If I’m not accepted into the show, can I be placed on a waitlist? A: A waitlist is developed during the jurying process. You will be notified in May if you are on the waitlist. Vacancies due to cancellations are filled only from the waitlist. Artists who did not apply by the original deadline are not eligible.

Q: How do I apply to be an artist in next year’s Art in the Park? A: The application process begins in January each year. The online application will be available on this webpage. If you would like to be notified when the application process begins, please send your name and email address to AIP@boiseartmuseum.org.

  • If you do not see the emails in your inbox, check your spam/junk mail folder
  • The Images, Agreement, and Payment form has multiple pages. Avoid using your browser’s “back” navigation. If you need to return to a previous step, instead use the “previous” button at the bottom of each page.
  • If you do not receive an email confirmation shortly after payment of the application fee:
    • Check your spam/junk mail folder. If there is no email, then:
    • Check your banking information for a transaction for the $50 application fee:
      • If no transaction is shown, re-submit the form ensuring all required fields are filled.
      • If the transaction is shown, contact the Art in the Park
    • If you still encounter issues, try using a different internet browser, or computer. Using a PC or laptop is preferable to mobile devices, such as smartphones or tablets.
    • You may review your application and images by logging in to the portal.

Friday | Saturday | Sunday

September 6 – 8, 2024

Julia Davis Park

Boise, Idaho

Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Sunday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.


The application process for Art in the Park 2024 has ended. Applications for Art in the Park 2025 will begin in mid-January 2025.

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