Event Detail Questions
What is ArtWalk @ Liberty Station?
ArtWalk @ Liberty Station is a premier art festival in San Diego, celebrating its 18th year in 2023. This fine art festival is produced by the same team that brings you Mission Federal ArtWalk held in April and ArtWalk Carlsbad held in September. ArtWalk @ Liberty Station will be held at Ingram Plaza, part of the Arts District at Liberty Station.
When is the next ArtWalk @ Liberty Station?
ArtWalk @ Liberty Station 2023 dates are August 5th & 6th. Event hours are 10AM to 6PM Saturday and 10AM to 5PM Sunday.
Where is ArtWalk @ Liberty Station?
ArtWalk @ Liberty Station will take place at beautiful Ingram Plaza. The Address is 2751 Dewey Road.
Is ArtWalk @ Liberty Station juried?
Yes, ArtWalk @ Liberty Station is a juried event. This is why ArtWalk requires that artists supply images of artwork along with their application. The ArtWalk @ Liberty Station selection committee reviews artwork based on specific artistic criteria and strives to ensure that visitors have access to the best fine art experience possible.
When can I apply for ArtWalk @ Liberty Station 2023?
Artist Applications are now available on Zapp.
How many people attend ArtWalk @ Liberty Station?
We expect approximately 10,000 attendees throughout the weekend. We are well known for our aggressive marketing and publicity program.
When is artist check in?
Artist check in is at the event site. Our staff will deliver your Artist Information Packet during set up on Friday and Saturday. This packet includes your artist name tag, apparel item, and event map. Volunteers will be available to assist artists beginning 8AM on Saturday and Sunday.
What do I get for my registration fee?
Artists receive the following:
1. Exhibiting space (size selected when applying). The opportunity for an artist to show and sell work directly to the public.
Artists are asked to provide their own tents. The majority of art shows have this requirement, and over the years many artists have asked to use their own tents. White, professional display tents are required, and artists must weight the four corners of the tent. Additionally, your white weighted tent must have an official flame retardant stamp per fire regulation.
If you would like to rent a tent, the cost is $250 for a 10′ x 10′ festival style canopy.
We also feature a sculpture/3D art area surrounding a central rose garden, for artists who prefer no tent and do not require grid walls for their display. This area is ideal for sculpture, ceramic work, and art glass display.
2. Artist Package (see below)
3. An image on our website through our online artist gallery, linked to your own website. Once invited to attend artists can update their art piece here.
4. Name and tent number in event map
5. A small sign on each tent with artist’s name and tent number.
6. Opportunity to submit news items for ArtWalk’s monthly electronic newsletter.
What is included in the Artist Package?
Your Artist Package includes your artist name badge, an event apparel item, and the event map.
When will I receive my map?
Artist Packages will be available when you arrive to set up on Friday or Saturday. Your map will be included in these materials. You will receive an email indicating your location at the event about 3 weeks prior to the event.
Do I need to have insurance to participate in ArtWalk fine art shows?
Yes, All artists must have liability insurance and list three entities: Art for People, the City of San Diego, and the Arts District Liberty Station.
Use the code ” artwalk5 ” for $5 off your policy!