The exhibitor application deadline has passed. If you would like to be added to the 2021 exhibitor communication list, please email:

If you would like to volunteer for the 2020 festival please click here for more information.

If you are an artist and have participated in our show in the past, please feel free to fill out this quick survey for Sunshine Artist 200 Best!

Hackley Park is home to the Lakeshore Art Festival Fine Art/Fine Craft Exhibitors. The park’s natural grassy landscape also features beautiful mature trees, flowering plants, sculptures, exterior and interior sidewalks. It is located in the heart of downtown Muskegon’s Heritage Village, home to the city’s library, art museum, county museum, theaters and more.

Browse the Artist Directory.

Apply Online

Artists who create original works of art are invited to apply online via Zapplication between October 15th and February 1st every year.

Cash Prizes and Awards

$3,000 in prize money will be awarded to our fine art/fine craft winners. Judging for cash prizes takes place on Friday, July 6. Artist Awards are determined by a professional art juror. Artistic excellence is the criteria for selecting the awards. Awards will be presented the afternoon of July 6 with prize money presented at close of show. Prize awards are as follows:

$1,000 First Place/Best in Show
$800 Second Place
$600 Third Place
$400 Honorable Mention
$200 Committee’s Choice

See previous Artist Award winners.

Important Information

General Exhibitor Information – including important dates, times, and fees.
Rules & Policies
Media Categories

What artists are saying…

“I love this show… great attendance, great variety, great volunteer group to work with…very helpful & friendly.”


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