Art on the Green announces open call for entries for 2nd annual Lyons festival


Lyons CO – Art on the Green announces its open call artists. Now in its second year, Art on the Green is a yearly celebration of the arts in Lyons, Colorado. The two-day will be held on Father’s Day weekend, June 20-21, 2015

Artists looking for a unique opportunity to share their work with crowds of art lovers and qualified buyers this summer, are encouraged to apply for Art on the Green.

Art on the Green is seeking artists who will display and sell original, handcrafted and one-of-a-kind Ceramics, Digital Art, Drawing & Graphic Arts, Fiber, Furniture, Glass, Jewelry, Leather, Metalwork, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, or Wood, to appeal to our Front Range clientele in a wide range of prices.

In Art on the Green’s first year, there were over 50 artists (representing the state and nation), and 3,500 to 4,000 visitors for the weekend. An extensive media campaign promises even more visitors to this year’s event during the Father’s Day weekend.

Art on the Green is sponsored by 9News, 5280 Magazine, Longmont Compass, Lyons Recorder, Redstone Review and a portion of the proceeds will benefit the public parks and recreation facilities in Lyons that were devastated in the 2013 flood.

Deadline for entries is 11:59 PM April 15, 2015. Further details and the online entry for can be found at

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