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Annual Adirondack Plein Air Festival

artists at work outdoors PHOTO provided: Plein air artists at the Saranac Lake Fish & Game Club
man painting on a dock
overhead view of a large gallery space
outdoor display of paintings 2019 Quickdraw Entries Photo by Sandra Hildreth
man standing near paintings 2018 Adirondack Plein Air Award Winner Jay Brooks
painting of cars on street 2018 Quickdraw by Artist Solovyev
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Please note, the event format for the festival has changed due to COVID-19.

Registration is extended to June 1st.

For 2020, festival organizers will select artists who will be able to come paint the Adirondacks, on their own, between July 30th and August 19th. An online reception and exhibit will be held. This will still be a wonderful opportunity to purchase original art created in the Adirondacks.

There will be a Special Online Preview on August 22nd. On August 23rd the online exhibit will be available for public viewing and purchases.

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The 2021 dates for the festival are scheduled for August 16 - 21.

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