OPEN CALL FOR ARTISTS! Second Annual Philly Family Pride Picnic & Arts Festival

Saturday, June 22 Festival, Lovett Library Park, 11 am – 5 pm

Early bird application for MAAG member artists — Wednesday, May 8, 2018

Deadline for all applications — Saturday, June 22.

This is the Second Annual Philly Family Pride event in Mt. Airy that celebrates the diverse, beautiful, and extraordinary LGBTQ families and artists here in Philadelphia.

In celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Stonewall, the Mayor’s Office of LGBT Affairs, Philadelphia Family Pride, and the Mt. Airy Art Garage have partnered again for the second Philly Family Pride Picnic & Arts Festival. This event will be held at Lovett Library Park located at 6945 Germantown Avenue on Saturday June 22 with a rain date of Sunday, June 23, 2019. The event runs from 11 am–5 pm. Admission will be free and open to all ages, families, and community members.

This event will have family-specific entertainment, fine art and handcraft, music, food, and resource tables from a variety of organizations and nonprofits that provide services and support to LGBTQ families and youth.

Download the Open Call for Artists here. All artists, both emerging and professional, are invited to apply. Looking for more details on the Art Festival? FAQ: Find answers to important questions here. 

To apply, send the following to

  • MAAG’s Submission Form
  • Up to 2 JPGs image (300 dpi) of the artwork you plan to submit
  • Entry Fee ($75 for members and $100 for nonmembers)
  • Jurying Fee ($15)
  • Artist Bio/Statement

NOTE: The above items may also be delivered by snail mail.

Looking to submit your table fee online?

$75 for MAAG members + $15 Jury Fee (plus $3 service charge per transaction)

$93.00 Add to cart

$100 for non-members + $15 Jury Fee (plus $3 service charge per transaction). 

$118.00 Add to cart

Community table slots will include LGBTQ organizations providing resources to the community and will be by invitation only. Questions may be sent to Stephanie Haynes at

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