Welcome to the Escalante Canyons Art Festival

Love Utah’s canyon country and supporting working artists and artisans? Make plans now to attend the premier art event of the Colorado Plateau – the 14th Annual Escalante Canyons Art Festival-Everett Ruess Days in late September 2017 in Escalante, Utah!  Escalante is off the beaten path  – along Utah’s only All American Road, Scenic Byway 12 – between Bryce Canyon and Capitol Reef National Parks, in the heart of Grand StaircaseEscalante National Monument.


Festival Events

  1. Plein Air Painting Competition

    September 22 -September 27
  2. Workshops

    September 22 -September 30
  3. Demonstrations

    September 22 -September 30
  4. Nocturne Paint-Out

    September 23
  5. Celebrate Public Lands Paint Out

    September 26
  6. Plein Air Exhibit and Art Sale

    September 29 -September 30
  7. Arts & Crafts Sale

    September 29 -September 30
  8. Live Music, Food, and Fun

    September 29 -September 30
  9. Keynote Speaker

    September 29