The 5th Annual Riverside Art Market

Saturday, April 21, 2018 | 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Free

The 5th Annual Riverside Art Market is a fundraiser that helps support the Riverside Art Museum’s mission-driven efforts to engage, inspire, and build community through the arts. The Riverside Art Market is free and open to the public, taking up the entire city block with vendors placed within both the Riverside Art Museum and the Riverside Municipal Auditorium.

The setting is a beautiful place for the community to come and enjoy looking at and buying unique arts and crafts. In addition to a fun day of shopping, visitors will enjoy multiple art demonstrations, participatory art projects, musicians, face painters, balloon artists, and the very popular children's craft area–a perfect family-centered day.

With over 100 artist and artisan vendors, gourmet food trucks, and thousands of visitors, the Riverside Art Market is sure to be a lively and welcoming downtown community event.

 

This event is put on by the Art Alliance of the Riverside Art Museum. To become a member, click here.

Vendor Applications

If you wish to be a vendor at the 5th Annual Riverside Art Market, please download the Artist Vendor Application and Vendor FAQ.

Click here to download the Waiver form portion for those whose applications include additional vendors who will be sharing a space.

DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF ALL BOOTH APPLICATIONS AND PAYMENTS: Friday, April 6, 2018. SORRY NO REFUNDS.

CLICK HERE TO UPLOAD YOUR COMPLETED AND SIGNED APPLICATION, WAIVER(S), PHOTOS, AND TO PAY ONLINE.


Click here to see a list of vendors who have signed up so far!
(Check back often as new applications are submitted almost daily.)

Become a sponsor!

The Riverside Art Market is FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Because there is no cost for the public to attend, funds are raised by:

  • booth fees from the vendors; and 
  • sponsors who help underwrite the event.

Your sponsorship supports RAM’s commitment to the local arts community, arts education, and outreach. Please review the levels of sponsorship below and return the form with your tax-deductible donation. Although we accept donations at any time, the deadline for recognition on printed materials is March 2, 2018.

Click here to download the sponsorship letter for more information on the sponsorship levels available and to fill in the sponsorship form if you would like to mail in your sponsorship.

CLICK HERE TO FILL OUT THE ONLINE FORM TO BECOME A SPONSOR
OF THE 5TH ANNUAL RIVERSIDE ART MARKET AND PAY ONLINE.

Riverside Art Market Raffle

ITEM to be raffled: A PORTRAIT PAINTED BY HAROLD HART-NIBBRIG.

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The 2018 Riverside Art Market is the third time that renowned artist Harold Hart-Nibbrig has agreed to demonstrate the art of portraiture. This year Harold has agreed to paint the portrait either from a live model of your choice during the 2018 Riverside Art Market on April 21, 2018, or from a good quality photograph provided by the winner of the raffle in March. The sitting during the Art Market, if chosen, will take about three hours.

Harold Hart-Nibbrig will provide the winner with an unframed portrait, either at the Riverside Art Market if the winner chose the photo option, or sometime after the Riverside Art Market if the live model option was chosen.

This beautiful unframed portrait is sure to become a lasting treasure.

Tickets are $20 each or 6 for $100.

Winner will be drawn on March 15, 2018, at the Art Alliance’s General Meeting.

The winner does not need to be present at the time of the drawing.

Tickets can be purchased at the Visitor Services desk or by clicking here

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This event is generously sponsored by:

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Cathy & Steve Morford

Patti & David Funder

Lee Levin

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