The 2018 Wooster Arts Jazz Fest, a growing juried fine arts festival in historic downtown Wooster, is currently accepting applications from artists interested in participating in this year’s festival. The Wooster Arts Jazz Fest will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the square in Wooster.

In its 15th year, this event is free and open to the public, and will feature more than 40 artists, along with free children’s activities, live musical entertainment, a traditional New Orleans-style parade, and a mouth-watering selection of gourmet food provided by local restaurants.

Entry Process

All entries must be submitted electronically.

The submission deadline is July 15, 2017. Artists will be notified through email of acceptance by August 19, 2017.

Click these links to access the artist application:  View Rules & Guidelines- Application Page 1

                                                                                         View Submission Criteria- Application Page 2


Inquires can be made to Sharon at sharon@wayneartscenter.org or by calling 330-264-2787 x205.