See you May 6-7 at Cottonwood Park! Sat 10a-7p & Sun 10a-5p
2023 EMERGING ARTISTS ANNOUNCED
Cottonwood announces the finalists in the 2023 Emerging Artist Program, a partnership with the Richardson ISD fine arts program. View the artist and vote on your favorite.
LOCAL MUSICIANS TAKE THE STAGE
Sing, dance, and enjoy a weekend of live music at Cottonwood on the Imagery Courtyard Main Stage and Acoustic Stage. View the line up and schedule below.
CONNECT WITH COTTONWOOD
View photo galleries from past Cottonwood shows, explore the Art, learn more about the Artist creative process and stay up to date with the latest news by following Cottonwood on Facebook.
VOLUNTEER AT COTTONWOOD
Join the Cottonwood family as a volunteer! Cottonwood’s interactive children’s area, ArtStop, needs your help staffing activities, organizing materials and helping our pint-size Picasso’s create their masterpieces. Be prepared to laugh and have fun, as ArtStop is a memorable experience for kids of all ages.
NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR FALL 2023 COTTONWOOD
Calling all artists! Cottonwood Art Festival is now accepting applications for the Fall 2023 show. Applications are available online through Zapplication. Deadline to apply is June 9, 2023.
SHOP FESTIVAL MERCH
Shop the online Cottonwood store to purchase your favorite shirts, hats and other items from past festivals.
BLOG & NEWS
COTTONWOOD ART FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES KARINA LLERGO AS FEATURED ARTIST
"One of the first paintings I did as a kid was the face of a horse. After all the years I took that ideas as my inspiration for Ride Free. She is riding the wind leaving all her troubles behind. She is riding to feel peace within herself. She is riding, listening to...
CHEERS TO WINE, ART, AND MUSIC IN THE IMAGERY COURTYARD
The Imagery Courtyard and Acoustic Stage at Cottonwood Art Festival is where you'll enjoy a weekend of live music featuring talented local musicians. The two stages of free entertainment include Ryan Berg & The Velvet Ears, Michael Lee, Legacy 4, Big Joe Walker...
MICHELLE MCDOWELL SMITH ANNOUNCED AS FEATURED ARTIST FOR COTTONWOOD ART FESTIVAL
"The figures in my paintings are bound together by trust, empathy, love and understanding. I purposefully don't create a family of foxes or a family of just deer. It needs to be more expansive to be more inclusive."MICHELLE MCDOWELL SMITHMICHELLE MCDOWELL SMITH...