- Start: April 27, 2019 2:00 pm
- Venue: Washington, MO Riverfront
Live music, food court, and BBQ tasting are in store for visitors to The BBQ & Blues Festival in Washington, MO. Plein Air artists will be painting the scenes around town from 2:00 pm with judging at 6:00 pm. The public is invited to view the art as it is being created, while sampling the BBQ and enjoying the music. Following judging, art will be on display and available for purchase. Be sure to check out the Pop-Up Gallery at Neighborhood Reads.
Artists check in at 2:00 pm at the Riverfront Pavillion in Washington, judging at 6:00 pm (location TBD), with art viewing and sales to follow. Artists may find their inspiration on the riverfront or the festivities of the The BBQ & Blues Festival on Main Street. Following the judging artists are invited to attend an informal reception to meet the public and drop off Washington works of art at Neighborhood Reads.
1st place purchase prize of $500 sponsored by The Arts Council of Washington.