ArtFields festival an “epic Southern artfest”

Your vote could mean a big reward for your favorite artist at Artfields, taking place in Lake City April 19-28.

Offering the largest cash prize of any art contest in the Southeast, Artfields kicks off with a large collection of original artwork by artists from 12 Southeastern states, including South Carolina. The ArtFields Art Competition will award one Top Prize of $50,000, a People’s Choice prize of $25,000 and a Juried Panel prize of $25,000. Artfields attendees are encouraged to vote for their favorite artist and help determine who takes home the cash. The art work will be displayed throughout town in various venues, including restaurants and retail shops, giving visitors an art museum-like experience in a festival atmosphere.

In addition to overflowing with artwork, the 10-day event will feature live music, dancing and delicious Southern foods.

The Artfields website has all the info you’ll need to plan your trip:

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