Why is there a jurying fee?

The jurying fee covers the expense in hiring individuals to review the art and art displays submitted for entry into the show. This ensures a very high quality art show.

How much does it cost to participate in the Hampton Falls Art in the Common show?

The cost to participate in the show, should you be accepted is $75. This fee is to offset the expenses of the show, such as marketing, printing, advertising, security and jurying the day of the show.

Will I get my participation check back if I’m not accepted into the show?

Yes, the reason you send two checks in with your application is so that the participation fee check can be returned, or destroyed.

Can I set up the night before?

Yes, security is being provided so that you can set up the night before the event.

Will awards be given the day of the show?

There will be awards the day of the show. The categories will be Best in Show, Best in individual mediums, and Honorable Mention. Best in Show will receive a cash award of $50. All award winners will be given free participation in next year’s event.

Where is Hampton Falls?

Hampton Falls is in the Seacoast region of New Hampshire along Route 1, between Seabrook and Hampton with Exeter bordering to the west.