Bayou City Art Festival Memorial Park
April 29 - May 1, 2015

Apply to be an Artist
Memorial Park 2016 

Interested in being featured among 400 artists from across the country? The deadline is have until December 4 to apply for our spring festival. Accepting artwork from 19 disciplines, join us for this three-day affair at Houston's largest urban park. 

Apply now!


Looking Back
Bayou City Art Festival Downtown 2015

Many thanks to everyone who joined us for yet another weekend under the sun, surrounded by art, fun and festival fare for all. Because of you, when the gates closed at 6 p.m. on Sunday, October 11, the festival had nearly 15,000 people in attendance. Thank YOU! Check out the highlights below:

Featured Artist: Harold Siefert
Photo Gallery



Emerging Artist Program

An Invitation to Houston Area High School Art Teachers & Students! 

The Art Colony Association, Inc., producer of the Bayou City Art Festivals invites currently enrolled high school students to submit art installation proposals for the Emerging Artist Program 2016.

This program features outdoor, 3-D, and site-specific student work. Selected applicants will display their artwork at the Bayou City Art Festival Memorial Park, April 29- May 1, 2016. 

Click here to download the application.

Middle School Art Competition

An Invitation to Houston Area Middle Schools

The Middle School Art Competition is one of the Educational Outreach programs of Art Colony Association, to give middle school students more opportunity to compete and showcase their art.

All Houston area middle schools are encouraged to participate in this annual competition. All entries will be showcased in Spring Street Studios for public viewing and all finalists' art will be displayed at the Bayou City Art Festival Memorial Park next Spring.

Click here for detailed information on the Middle School Art Competition and click here to register.