Jenkintown Festival of the Arts

Jenkintown is celebrating its 21st Annual Festival of the Arts!

Sunday, September 19, 2021*

*pending COVID-19 restrictions are lifted


The Jenkintown Festival of the Arts is a great place to find local Fine Artists, Merchants, Businesses, Non-Profits, Performing Artists and Culinary Artists.


In Jenkintown’s Old Town Square off Old York Road on the corners of West Ave, Leedom St., Summit Ave. and Greenwood Ave. These blocks are closed to traffic. Public parking lots for the Jenkintown Festival of the Arts will be at the Jenkintown Library: 460 York Rd & Grace Presbyterian Church: 444 York Rd, along with ample public parking throughout the borough.


The Annual Festival of the Arts will be held on

September 19, 2021* from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM, rain or shine.

Become an Exhibitor

If you are interested in becoming one of our Featured Exhibitors, Sponsors or Volunteers for the 2020 Festival of the Arts, please check out our Become an Exhibitor page.

One of the largest outdoor Art festivals in Montgomery County

Every fall, Jenkintown’s main thoroughfare and Town Square transform into an outdoor art gallery at Jenkintown Festival of the Arts. While there, visitors can talk to artists about their creations or stroll through six blocks of the boroughs quaint downtown area. In addition, the festival offers visitors the opportunity to peruse a variety of goods while reveling in a festival atmosphere full of food, music and fun outdoors.

Visitors of all ages will discover that Jenkintown knows how to bring the community together for an afternoon of fun. Young, old, teens, tweens and everyone in between will enjoy exploring the many hot spots in the downtown area. — Philadelphia News

One of the largest outdoor art festivals in Montgomery County, the Jenkintown Festival of the Arts draws upward of 7,000 attendees every year. Come visit Jenkintown’s historic downtown for a festival of arts, crafts, food, fun and live music! Again, this year, Neshaminy Creek Brewing Co. will present BrewFest!

And more!

For more information on our Featured Exhibitors, scroll down to the bottom of this page or check out the individual Exhibitor Pages or our complete list of Featured Exhibitors.  Come back often, we update our list on a regular basis. If you are an aspiring Exhibitor, please check out our application process on the Becoming an Exhibitor page.

We can’t wait to see you!

Brew Fest

Presented by:

We’re thrilled to once again announce our exclusive partnership with Neshaminy Creek Brewing Co. Our Friends from Jenkintown based Neshaminy Creek Brewing’s Borough Brewhouse will be serving up a variety of tasty choices. Above all, the Brewing Company Crew will be there to serve and educate you about their signature microbrews while you enjoy the food, great music, and art. 21 and older only… We ID!

Jenkintown Festival of the Arts, brought to you by Our Gold Sponsors:


KidsCorner, located on Johnson St., features face painting, balloon artists, spin art, sand art and a bounce house! Entertainment for budding artists of all ages!


Jenkintown Festival of the Arts features 4 blocks of Artists, Food, Merchants and Sponsors…


Jenkintown Festival of the Arts has many ongoing events! Check them out!

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Our Juried Art Show come with a 1st place prize in 4 categories with a custom framed certificate and cash award. Finally, there is also be a Best in Show presented to one artist which comes with a $500 cash reward! More…

Culinary Artists


Our Artists are judged in two competitions, the grand prize winner receives a framed certificate and a guaranteed free spot in the 2020 Jenkintown Festival of the Arts (>$400 value)! In addition, we are happy to announce the contest is judged but some of our local Foodies. More…



This is the first year we are doing the Banner Exhibition & Competition which is open to public participation. We will be displaying the banners annually along the Festival route. Enter today for a chance to win cash prizes. More…