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Nampa Festival of Arts

The Nampa Festival of the Arts is a celebration of the creative spirit of our diverse community, expressing unique light, life and cultural heritage through art, music and dance. This free 2-day community event is held in beautiful Lakeview Park.

With over 190 artisan booths, you will be sure to find a treasure, whether it is jewelry, painting, sculpture, whimsical yard art and more. Live entertainment, food concessions, and free activities for children, including a kid’s art booth will keep the whole family entertained.

Admission and parking are free, so join us in Lakeview Park on Saturday, August 8th from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday, August 9th from 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

For the safety and consideration of all visitors, please leave your dogs at home. Assistive animals only.

Festival Map

Artisan List

Entertainment Schedule

Nampa Festival of Arts Artist

Contact Us

For more information about the festival, hosting an artisan booth or performing in the festival, please contact the Recreation Department at (208) 468-5858

Support the Festival

Nampa Festival of Arts

The Nampa Festival of the Arts attracts over 15,000 visitors from across the Treasure Valley. We invite the business community to partner with Nampa Parks and Recreation by sponsoring this event. Click here to learn more about sponsorship and vendor opportunities.

Time & Place

Nampa Festival of the Arts
Saturday, August 8, 2015, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Sunday, August 9, 2015, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Lakeview Park

Artisan Information

Nampa Festival of Arts

Interested in sharing your work with a large local audience? Looking to elevate your art from pastime to profession? Whether art is your hobby or your job, we invite all artisans to apply.


All items presented for sale at the Nampa Festival of the Arts must be originally created items, handmade from raw and original materials by the artisan. No resale items allowed.

Items must also fit into one of the following categories:

  • Fine Arts
  • Old World Art
  • Country Crafts
  • Jewelry
  • Entertainment
  • Books


Download an application here or call to request a hardcopy. Space is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis.

Juried Fine Art Show

Juried Fine Art Show

Held in the rose garden, fine artists can enter two or three dimensional pieces to be judged. Cash awards will be given for Champion, Gold, Silver, Bronze, Honorable Mention and People’s Choice. Juried Art Show Prospectus

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