Welcome to the Escalante Canyons Art Festival

Make your plans now to attend the premier art event of the Colorado Plateau - the 13th Annual Escalante Canyons Art Festival-Everett Ruess Days in late September 2016! Events include a plein air painting competition, an arts & crafts sale, speaker series, exhibits, workshops, demonstrations, and live music.

Plein Air Painting Competition: September 16-21, 2016
Nocturne Paint-Out: September 17, 2016
Celebrate Public Lands Paint-Out: September 20, 2016
$9,000 in prizes. Open to artists of all levels, including a Junior Category.

Demonstrations and Workshops: September 16-24, 2016

Speaker Series: September 16-24, 2016

Plein Air Exhibit and Art Sale: September 23-24, 2016
Arts & Crafts Sale: September 23-24, 2016
Live music, food, and fun: September 23-24, 2016