Happy Birthday to the Sweet Pea Festival! It's turning 40 this year! Consider being a part of the 2017 Sweet Pea Art Show which will be held at The Emerson. Imagine YOUR art adorning the walls of this cultural hub...

If you're an artist, you are invited to submit your work for this show/display by clicking the link below.

Your art can become part of the 40th celebration of the Sweet Pea Festival AND be shown in Bozeman's Emerson Cultural Center.

The deadline to apply is June 2nd, 2017/

A few important notes (although please read ALL rules details):

  • Awards & cash prizes: First Place $500, Second Place $250 and Third Place $125. An appointed juror will select winners.
  • Work exhibited in previous Emerson, Sweet Pea or Tenant shows are not eligible

Deadline for exhibit applications and image files –Friday, June 2, 2017
• Artist notification – Friday, June 9, 2017
• Selected works received no later than– 5:00 PM on Friday, July 7. Closed July 4.
• Opening reception and Art Walk - Friday, July 14, 2017. 5 – 8 PM
• Exhibit duration – July 14 – September 1, 2017
• Retrieval of art – September 1, 9 am – 5 pm and September 5, 9 am – 5 pm.

And just for fun....learn here how to paint a Sweet Pea!