Kensington "Paint the Town" Labor Day Weekend Art Show

Presented by Montgomery Art Association at Kensington Town Hall, Kensington MD

Aug 31 - Sep 02, 2019

Kensington "Paint the Town" Labor Day Weekend Art Show

Works of local artists on display and for sale throughout the Labor Day Weekend, shown in conjunction with the Kensington Labor Day Parade and Festival on Mon, Sept 2.

Artists from all over the area converge on Town Hall displaying their creativity with their original artworks. Art in all media: watercolor, acrylic, oil, pastel, mixed media and sculpture is displayed at the show. Prizes will be awarded in six categories. The Bertha Clum Award is given to the Kensington piece judged as best, and brings with it the Grand Prize.

ALSO: Saturday, August 31 – the “Plein Air Event” – from daybreak to 3 pm – artists set up their easels around town and PAINT

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ADMISSION INFO

Admission is FREE

Location:
The Kensington Armory / Town Hall
3710 Mitchell Street, Kensington, Maryland 20895

Show Hours:
Saturday, August 31, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday, September 1, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Monday, September 2, 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
with
Reception and Meet the Artists: Saturday, September 1, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Contact: 408-718-6822

Email: MAAartists@gmail.com

    Official Website

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Aug 31, 2019 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Sep 1, 2019 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Sep 2, 2019 at 09:30 am - 05:30 pm (Mon)

Additional time info:

The free, three-day event includes a judged art show of hundreds of pieces of artwork made by local artists, an awards ceremony and reception that’s open to the public, three days of live art demonstrations, plein air painting competitions for adults and children, and a special student invitational art contest.

Live Demonstrations by our Artists
Saturday, August 31, 12-1 pm, 2-3 pm, and 4-5 pm
Sunday, September 1, 12-1 pm, 2-3 pm, and 4-5 pm
Monday, September 2, 11 am-12 pm, and 1-2 pm

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Kensington Town Hall

3710 Mitchell St., Kensington, MD 20895

Google Map of 3710 Mitchell St., Kensington, MD 20895

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