Fine Art & Crafts show in Sparta, N C June 22, 2019
Backwoods Beat Festival is a weekend of music and arts in beautiful Sparta, North Carolina honoring and memorializing the late T.J. Worthington, a local artist, writer, and music supporter.
Our 2019 concert headliners are Matraca Berg and Mary Gauthier, who are conducting workshops and performing at Muddy Creek Café in the evenings of June 21 and 22. In addition, there will be other singer-songwriters performing throughout the town on Saturday, June 22nd with an added location for children’s activities.
THE JURYING PROCESS:
The jury will be comprised of artists, gallery owners, and Arts Council board members. All applicants will be juried to assure the highest quality of work and presentation. There will also be a limited number of invited artists to help ensure a cohesive event.
CHECK IN AND SET UP:
Setup and check-in will begin at 6:00am. Set up and break down instructions will be included with acceptance information.
Application and Booth fees:
Early-bird Application Fee (must be postmarked by 4/31): $15 Application fee after 4/31: $25
Booth Fee: $50 due after acceptance
Backwoods Beat Music Festival is made possible by the generosity of our sponsors.