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Glen Echo 50th Annual Labor Day Art Show

Courtesy of Glen Echo Park Partnership.

Deadline: August 2, 2021

Glen Echo Park Partnership announces that their 2021 Labor Day Art Show – the 50th anniversary of this event – will take place in the Spanish Ballroom this year as it has for half a century. The show will be held from September 4 through September 6, 2021, with an opening reception on September 3.

They are inviting artists from the public to submit entries for the 50th Annual Labor Day Art Show, a Glen Echo Park tradition where students, teachers, and art enthusiasts come together each year to celebrate the Park and its many distinctive arts programs.

In the past, the show has featured work from more than 200 artists from the greater Washington, DC area. The display includes a wide range of media, including sculpture, paintings, works on paper, ceramics, fiber arts, jewelry, photography, and furniture.

The Call for Entries is open, so visit Labor Day Art Show Call for Entries on our website to learn more and to enter.

2021 Labor Day Art Show Awards
Glen Echo Park Partnership is proud to present the Labor Day Art Show Awards Program. Cash prizes of $250 each will be awarded for top works in the 2D and 3D categories. In addition, the Park View Artist Award will include the opportunity for a solo art exhibition for our selected winner in our Park View Gallery in 2022. All participants qualify to be considered. The award selection is subject to the judges’ discretion. Please visit our website for additional information.

How to submit your application: All entries must be submitted using the online application system.