Frequently Asked Questions

How many artists exhibit at the Festival?
We will have 190 juried fine artists as well as 18 returning winners from the 2017 show attending the 2018 festival.
Can I volunteer to help out at the Festival?
Yes, for more information on volunteering at the festival please see our Contact page.
Does the festival go on rain or shine?
Yes! The Arts Festival is a rain or shine event.
What address can I use for my GPS to get to the Festival?
4841 Bethesda Ave Bethesda MD will take you to the public garage. For more information on parking and festival location please see our Contact page.
Are there restrooms at the Festival?
Yes, we have portable restrooms available in two locations within the festival, on Elm Street, right before Bethesda Lane as well as in the middle of Bethesda Ave next to Calypso.
Where can I park?
There are both many parking options available during the Arts Festival. For full parking information please go to the Bethesda Urban Partnership parking page.