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Jerry Brown Arts Festival

Jerry Brown and his co-worker, Blue the Mule

The Ninth Annual Jerry Brown Arts Festival
March 5 and 6, 2011
Hamilton, Alabama

Selected by the prestigious
Southeast Tourism Society as a Top 20 Event for March 2009 and 2010

The Jerry Brown Arts Festival (JBAF) is an indoor, juried arts festival headlined and named in honor of Hamilton resident and Smithsonian potter, Jerry Brown, who as a ninth-generation potter was awarded in 1992 the National Heritage Fellowship and in 2003 received the Alabama Heritage Award from the Alabama State Council on the Arts. Artists from throughout the Southeastern United States participate in this two-day festival celebrating the festival’s theme, "Reflections of the South."

Host of the JBAF is the Northwest Alabama Arts Council, Inc., a 501(c)3 organization supporting the arts and art education.

The 2010 JBAF was attended by over 5,000 people from 16 states to include Oregon, Idaho, Arizona, Missouri, Minnesota, and Pennsylvania!

For More Information:
Ed & Marla Minter – (205) 921-3632
Jerry & Sandra Brown – (205) 921-9483
E-mail: festivalinfo@jbaf.org

Notes to Artists and Food Vendors:

Applications for the 2011 Jerry Brown Arts Festival will be posted below. Applications will be released to artists and food vendors on our mailing lists on/about October 1, 2010.

Deadline for receipt of applications for the 2011 JBAF: January 31, 2011


Artist Application
Food Vendor Application
Health Department Form for Food Vendors


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