Important Dates

  • Application deadline: Friday, August 5th
  • Booth assignments and set-up info emailed: Tuesday, July 26th-Wednesday, August 3rd
  • Festival: Saturday, August 12th, 1 pm – 7 pm and August 13th, 11 am – 7 pm

Kirkland SummerFest is the city’s premiere summer festival of art, music, food, and family fun on the waterfront. On August 12th and 13th, Kirkland will celebrate its largest festival featuring visual and performing arts, kids activities, and live entertainment, with over 100 vendors and food trucks on the streets of downtown Kirkland. This is Kirkland at its best.

This year, 45 Artists will be selected to exhibit as a group in the Lake Street parking lot. Over the past 5 years, SummerFest has drawn 30-40,000 attendees; the Lake Street parking lot is at the center of all activities for the SummerFest weekend.

Unique to this festival, artists booths will operate Saturday only from 11 am – 7 pm

Arts & Craft Vendor Space

  • Pricing:
    • 10×10: $200
    • 10×20: $400
  • Artists keep 100% of their sales
  • All mediums welcome
  • No art size restrictions
  • Installations will be decided by jury selection
  • Space display at the discretion of each artist
    • Tents, tables, and grids will not be provided
  • The Summerfest website will feature an artist section with links to your website
  • Spotters will be available Saturday, handing out water and snacks
  • Situated in the parking lot, artists will have easy load in and out with helpers provided by Summerfest
  • Artists and art groups will be allowed to partner and share a space
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To request additional information or to ask any questions, email Ryan James at or Carol Belval at