Events

2021 Plein Air Festival Poster
Mark your calendars for a unique, family-friendly festival! Each year, Southport, North Carolina welcomes painters across the country to take advantage of our incredible scenery by painting ‘in plein air’ or in the open air. This outdoor festival is free and fun for the whole family!
INFORMATION FOR PAINTERS:
The 2021 Southport Plein Air Festival is open to all painters, regardless of age. It is a non-juried event, with merit and People’s Choice awards conferred by established local artists. Winners will be registered in the 2022 Southport Plein Air Festival free of charge. There is no limit on medium, quantity or size. Painters retain all proceeds from the sale of their work during the Wet Paint Sale.
More festival details and painter registration can be found here:

https://www.upyourarts.org/…/southport-plein-air-2021/