Immerse yourself and your family at Wisconsin’s oldest arts festival! The art lover in you will discover over 80 local and regional artists selling one-of-a-kind treasures, available for purchase. “PLAY” stations will provide hands-on opportunities for children and adults alike to unleash the artist within each of us! Bring a blanket or chair and enjoy local entertainment while tasting food from regional food trucks!
Admission to the Tallman Arts Festival is $5 per person and will be available at the door.
We are currently accepting Artist applications!
Deadline: May 6, 2016
Open Registration: $80/booth
Deadline: July 1, 2016 or until full
Please download our artist application here or click below to register and pay online
Sponsor the Tallman Arts Festival
Here is an opportunity for your business to participate in an acclaimed community event that is certain to provide your company with amazing exposure and you with an absolutely great time!
We are expecting attendance to reach over 2,000 of local families as well as guests from all over the Midwest. This renowned festival will feature works from the area’s finest artists, a juried art show, kids’ creative station, Art with Heart®, live music, a variety of culinary delights, and much more!
2nd Annual TAF Poster Design Contest
We’re looking for anyone interested in participating in our 2nd Annual Poster Contest. The winning poster will be used to promote the theme of the 2016 festival, [email protected] Poster submissions will be promoted and displayed leading up to and on the day of the Tallman Arts Festival on Sunday, August 7th, 2016.
Entries are accepted between March 28th until June 24th, 2016 and is open to anyone who wishes to share their artistic creativity to promote this year’s festival theme. The winning poster will serve as the official 2016 Tallman Arts Festival Commemorative Poster, which will be sold and promoted during the festival.
The Grand Prize Winning submission will be the official 2016 Tallman Arts Festival poster. The winning artist will have his/her name posted on the RCHS website and will be included on all print material and in any RCHS press releases in association with the Tallman Arts Festival and any other RCHS event.
Grand Prize: $250 in cash
The contest begins on March 28th, 2016 and continues until June 24th, 2016.
Three (3) Finalists will be announced in a press release and on the Rock County Historical Society website with online voting available.
Winners of the 2015 Tallman Arts Festival
- Best in Show – Tom Wilcox
- 1st Place Jewelry – Maggie Joyce Recycling
- 1st Place 2-D – designs by Diane
- 1st Place 3-D – Icon Woodworks
- 1st Place Mixed Media – Dream Glass Creations
- Honorable Mention – Charming Designs LLC