Glove City Arts Festival

August 10, 11 & 12, 2018

Gloversville has a rich and vibrant history as a center for artisanal skill and creative inspiration. Our community celebrates and cherishes the talents of local artists, the landscapes that inspire them and the history they draw from.

This August, downtown Gloversville we play host to a unique arts festival that is a weekend-long celebration of art. The Glove City Arts Festival will welcome local, regional and national artists to downtown for a weekend full of visual art, performance art, spoken word and musical performances at venues across the business district. And all of it will be free to the community!


Artists will be selected by a jury of local and regional experts. Artist applications are currently available.

The application deadline has been extended to May 25th! Applicants will be notified by mid-June.

Visual Artist Application

Performance and Musician Application


We have community sponsorships available for the event. For more information, please click here.


Would you like more information about the event, the application process or how you can become a sponsor of the event? Please fill out the contact form here.