Pierce City Arts Festival

Fine Arts Festival at Jolly Mill Park 

PIERCE CITY ARTS FESTIVAL
SATURDAY, APRIL 29, 2017
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
at JOLLY MILL PARK
near Pierce City, Missouri

DRAW PIERCE CITY 2017

DRAW PIERCE CITY 2017
Sponsored by the Pierce City Arts Council (PCAC)


EXHIBIT DATES/SITES CHANGED:

Winning student and ALL adult entries will be on display at the Pierce City Branch/David H Jones Library in Pierce City, MO 

March 29 – April 14, 2017. 


The display will move to Artopia Arts & Events Center, 106 W Commerical Street, Pierce City, MO 

April 15-May 9, 2017.


Student Deadline: March 3, 2017    

Adult Deadline: March 10, 2017



DRAW PIERCE CITY 2017
Sponsored by the Pierce City Arts Council (PCAC)

You are invited to enter Draw Pierce 2017! Open to adults (DO NOT NEED TO LIVE IN PIERCE CITY) and all students living within the Pierce City School District boundaries.


SUBJECT MUST BE RELATED TO PIERCE CITY, MISSOURI!!!!

Entries must be no larger than 18 x 24 inches in Pencil, Colored Pencil, Charcoal, Ink, Oils, Acrylics, Watercolor, Mixed Media, or Pastels with no name or identifying information on the front of the work. No Photographs, Prints, Print Making, or Computer Generated entries accepted.


FIRST PLACE IN ADULT CATEGORY: $100 and free booth space at the 9th Annual Pierce City Arts Festival, April 29, 2017 at Jolly Mill Park.
FIRST PLACE IN STUDENT CATEGORIES:
2nd - 3rd grade/4th - 5th grade/6th - 8th grade – Award Certificate
9th - 12th grades (high school) – $25 and Award Certificate


DEADLINE TO SUBMIT ENTRIES:
March 10, 2017 (adults) March 3, 2017 (students)


DRAW PIERCE CITY 2017 RECEPTION
A reception will be held at the Pierce City Library March 28, 2017
from 4-6 p.m.
EVERYONE IS INVITED!
ALL ENTRIES WILL BE ON DISPLAY! Refreshments will be served


Winning student and ALL adult entries will be on display at the Pierce City Branch/David H Jones Library
March 29 – April 14, 2017.

The display will move to Artopia Arts & Events Center, 106 W Commerical Street, Pierce City, MO April 15-May 9, 2017.

For information contact Becky at 417-489-3041, Kristin at 417-489-0251, or E-Mail: [email protected], or visit our web site piercecityartsfestival.webs.com.




CLICK HERE OR ON THE DRAW PIERCE CITY 2017 


TAB FOR DETAILED INFORMATION ON DPC 2017

 

We are so pleased and proud to announce that Pierce City Arts Council has partnered with Jolly Mill Park for our 9th Annual PIERCE CITY ARTS FESTIVAL on April 29th!!!

The park is located at 31630 Jolly Mill Dr. and gates will be open from 8am to 4pm!
Come share the eventful day with us at Jolly Mill Park!

The big event will kick-off at 8am sharp with the Jolly Mill Challenge - Fun Run & 5K and will be chalk full of local art, vendors, and exciting new exhibits!
Enjoy wine tasting and free art workshops for all ages!!! So many vendors, including: woodworking, jewelry, photography, paintings of various mediums, sculpture, pottery and much more will be on hand to demonstrate, show and for purchase!

Also enjoy our First Anuual Photography Competition and Show.

FREE admission to the festival! FREE Old Fashioned Root Beer Floats at noon!
Plan to share the day with us and enjoy this one-of-a-kind community event!

Vendor registration deadline is April 15th.

Please contact us to reserve your booth TODAY!!! 417-476-6500

Join us for a fun-filled day at the park as Jolly Mill presents, 5K & FESTIVAL!!! #5KAndFestival

Jolly Mill Park is proudly hosting our 2nd Annual JOLLY MILL CHALLENGE - Fun Run & 5K - 2017 on April 29th at 8:00AM!!!

The big race starts at 8:00AM sharp with prizes and trophies to be announced at 9:15AM!
Tammy's Famous Biscuits & Gravy will be served and open to the public at the Old Mill from 9:00AM-11:00AM with the Annual Duck Race scheduled to begin at 11:00AM!

As if the day could get any better... We have ONE AMAZING & VERY SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT...
Jolly Mill Park has partnered with and welcomed our very own, PIERCE CITY ARTS FESTIVAL, to share in this one-of-a-kind, epic community event!!!
Vendors, wine tasting, local art, pottery, junk art for children, art classes for adults, duck race, biscuits and gravy, homemade ice-cream, prizes, an old-fashioned corn meal grinding demonstration, and the list goes ON!

Come share this spectacular day and truly one-of-a-kind event with us at Jolly Mill Park!!!
#RaceOn

ARTOPIA - NEW HOME OF THE PIERCE CITY ARTS COUNCIL


ARTOPIA

 

Arts & Events Center


106 West Commercial Street


 Pierce City, Missouri


Call (417) 476-6500



https://www.facebook.com/artopiaartsandevents/

 

PCAC Information

The Pierce City Arts Council (PCAC) was established in 2009. We sponsor an annual arts festival featuring artists, authors, and vendors from Pierce City and the surrounding area. Elements of the festival include artist booths, wine tasting, free art workshops for adults and children, and free root beer floats. PCAC also sponsors an annual art competition for Pierce City students and adult artists. The contest requires participants to draw or depict a subject from Pierce City, past or present.
 
PCAC's Mission Statement:
The Pierce City Arts Council was established by local artists and volunteers to promote the arts in Pierce City, Missouri. The mission of PCAC is to encourage community connections through the arts by providing a supportive environment for awareness, appreciation, and participation.

Brian's Root Beer trailer was at Jolly Mill Park on July 23rd, 2016, manned by members of the Pierce City Arts Council (PCAC). Proceeds from sales of Brian's Root Beer fund the Brian Andelin Memorial Pierce City Arts Council Art Scholarship.

Jammin' at Jolly Mill Park - Concert in the Country
Mark Chapman Band w/special guests Jamey Damrill and Neva Welters
July 23, 2016

2016 Pierce City Arts Festival

GREAT FESTIVAL! THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO HELPED, ATTENDED, ENJOYED, CREATED, ATE A BRAT, DRANK SOME WINE, WALKED A DOG, OR OTHERWISE SUPPORTED US AT THE 8TH ANNUAL PIERCE CITY ARTS FESTIVAL!

 

CLICK HERE for a great story about last year's Pierce City Arts Festival!


http://resortsandlodges.com/travelblog/b/pierce-city-arts-festival/

 
 

Draw Pierce City 2015

Artist Reception

Pierce City, Library



CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOS FROM THE ARTIST RECEPTION FOR 

DPC 2015

Katherine (Katie Still) was the 2016 recipient of Brian Andelin Memorial Pierce City  Arts Council Art Scholarship in the amount of $500.

Katie Still was pleased to show off her winning drawing in 12th grade and Spirit of Pierce City Category - high school at the Draw Pierce City 2016 reception.

DRAW PIERCE CITY 2016 WINNERS

DRAW PIERCE CITY 2016


"SPIRIT OF PIERCE CITY" CATEGORY WINNERS

2-3 GRADE CATEGORY:   Joel Hendrix
4-5 GRADE CATEGORY: Savanna McAdoo 
6-8 GRADE CATEGORY: Tisa McQuitty
HIGH SCHOOL CATEGORY: Katie Still 


ADULT CATEGORY: Dianne Baum

Librarian's (Pierce City Library Youth Services
Coordinator, Carolyn Dean) Choice:
Elementary: Janet Hays
Middle School: Tisa McQuitty
High School: Emily Drollinger


FIRST - THIRD PLACE, HONORABLE MENTION
EACH GRADE

2ND GRADE
​                
​1st place:   Janet Hays, 2-I
2nd place:  Elizabeth Russo, 2-E
3rd place:   Kenyen Finley, 2-E
HM:   Levi Knight, 2-I


3RD GRADE

1st place:   Luke Perry, 3-A
2nd place:   Kaden Pham, 3-A
3rd place:    Joel Hendrix, 3-J
HM:   Dezirae Vermillion, 3-A

4TH GRADE

1st place:   Savanna McAdoo, 4-B
2nd place:   Camryn Van Note, 4-B
3rd place:    Skyler Grubaugh, 4-T
HM:   Scotty Andelin, 4-B

5TH GRADE

1st place:    Clayton Raley
2nd place:   Adelyn Brown 
3rd place:    TahliA Worm
HM:   Jersey Price

7TH GRADE
1st place:   Tisa McQuitty

2nd place:  Ethan Thompson

3rd place:   Kyle Renkoski
HM:   Deidre Brown

10TH GRADE
1st place:   Grace Haase
2nd place:  Shelby Ridenour
3rd place:   Myca Masters
HM:   Bobbi Keith

11TH GRADE
1st place:   Sierra Wise
2nd place:  Jessica Prescott
3rd place:   Dara Morris
HM:   Summer Crow

12TH GRADE
1st place:   Katie Still
2nd place:  Emilee Sooter
3rd place:   Mikaela English
HM:   Madison Yonker
 

PHOTOS OF THE 2015 PIERCE CITY ARTS FESTIVAL, MAY 16, 2015. Go to the photo gallery page for photos from the 2015 festival


OR CLICK THE LINK FOR FESTIVAL PHOTOS ON FACEBOOK


https://www.facebook.com/kristin.nama/media_set?set=a.10205251903316259.1073741917.1206973069&type=3

 

SPONSORS - 2016 - 8TH ANNUAL PIERCE CITY ARTS FESTIVAL

1st State Bank - Purdy


Casey's General Store


Ed and Sherry Hatfield


Richard Daly's Computer Lab


Edward Jones


Mazoo


Schreiber


2014 Pierce City Arts Festival/Check out photos of the 6th Annual Pierce City Arts Festival in the photo gallery.

Stop by the Pierce City Branch Library to see the mural, "Pierce City Remembered." Sponsored by the Pierce City Arts Council (PCAC). Mural created by artist Sherry Pettey, who donated her time and talents.


 

Contact

 
 

Copyright 2016, All rights reserved

Time to reserve your vendor spot for the 9th Annual Pierce City ARTS FESTIVAL hosted at Jolly Mill Park!

festival April 29, 2017
Artist application for festival - 
April 15, 2017
Join us for a fun-filled day at the park as Jolly Mill presents, 5K & FESTIVAL!!! #5KAndFestival

Jolly Mill Park is proudly hosting our 2nd Annual JOLLY MILL CHALLENGE - Fun Run & 5K - 2017 on April 29th at 8:00AM!!!

The big race starts at 8:00AM sharp with prizes and trophies to be announced at 9:15AM!
Tammy's Famous Biscuits & Gravy will be served and open to the public at the Old Mill from 9:00AM-11:00AM with the Annual Duck Race scheduled to begin at 11:00AM!

As if the day could get any better... We have ONE AMAZING & VERY SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT...
Jolly Mill Park has partnered with and welcomed our very own, PIERCE CITY ARTS FESTIVAL, to share in this one-of-a-kind, epic community event!!!
Vendors, wine tasting, local art, pottery, junk art for children, art classes for adults, duck race, biscuits and gravy, homemade ice-cream, prizes, an old-fashioned corn meal grinding demonstration, and the list goes ON!

Come share this spectacular day and truly one-of-a-kind event with us at Jolly Mill Park!!!
#RaceOn

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