Taking Applications from April 1st to September 16th - Don't miss out! Visit the Apply Now page under the Artists menu for more information.
The Festival will be located on a flat field with a trimmed lawn and surrounded by an 8' fence with 24-hour security. The area will be lit by strands of ambient white Christmas lights as well as overhead outdoor lighting. Each booth will have access to an electrical outlet but must supply their own light and extension cords.
***Each artist will be required to have their own tent for their artist space.***
Friday night will feature a Patrons' "Friends of the Arts" cocktail party and fabulous hors d'oeuvres from 5:00pm to 7:00pm with a live band. Saturday will feature a lineup of exciting bands, raffle, and art awards ceremony.
A handicapped parking area will be designated to aid any artists that need this assistance. (1) vehicle per artist.
The Krische Craft Fair Applicants will have to send in information on the materials that they produce.
***Only handmade Finished Craft items will be allowed. No buy/sell, factory made mass-produced, wholesale or readymade items may be sold.***
We have reserved rooms for artists at our downtown Topeka Ramada Convention Center, located at 420 SE 6th St; Topeka, KS 66607. The Ramada has generously offered a block of rooms to be used by our artists and crafters at a very reasonable discounted rate. These rooms are available for $79 per night and include a free hot breakfast buffet in the morning. Reservations will be made by individuals contacting the hotel directly at 785/234-5400 or 1-800-432-2424. Individuals must request the "STONE'S FOLLY ART FESTIVAL" rate at the time of booking in order to receive the discount rate. Room reservation requests received after September 8, 2017, will be accepted on a space available basis and prevailing rates will apply.
We have reserved rooms for artists at the Courtyard by Marriott as well. Courtyard by Marriott is located at 2033 SW Wanamaker Rd; Topeka, KS; 66604. The Marriott has blocked off 10 rooms for use by artists and reservations may be made by contacting the hotel directly at (785)271-6165. The artist will need to request the Stone's Folly Art Festival rate and reservations MUST be made by 8/29/17. These rooms are available for $99 per night.