Clothesline Festival


M&T Bank Clothesline Festival: Visitor Info

September 6 & 7, 2014
artist list | merit award winners |  grounds map |  go to artist & vendor info page

What: Nearly 60 years after the first Clothesline, Rochester’s largest and longest-running fine art and crafts festival continues to thrive. It’s now the place to

  • browse and buy original artwork by more than 400 New York state artists see the list
  • experience all-day live entertainment see the schedule
  • sample food from some of Rochester’s favorite vendors see the list
  • enjoy free family art activities at the Creative Workshop
    Saturday schedule | Sunday schedule
  • search for bargains at the Gallery Store’s Sidewalk Sale (including this year’s
    Clothesline T-shirt) and the art library’s used book sale
  • visit the museum (included in admission)

When: Saturday, September 6, 10 am–6 pm  |  Sunday, September 7, 10 am–5 pm  |  Rain or shine! Exclusive to MAG members: early bird shopping Saturday, 9:30–10 am

Where: With the completion of Centennial Sculpture Park, Clothesline once again spills over the Memorial Art Gallery‘s entire 14-acre campus. grounds map

Admission: $5 (MAG members $4) to benefit the Gallery; 10 and under free if accompanied by an adult. NO skateboards, rollerblades or pets (except service animals) allowed.

Parking: Three neighborhood lots offer parking with free, fully accessible shuttle bus service. This year there is no public parking, including accessible parking, on the Gallery grounds. lot locations

Merit Awards: Congratulations to this year’s ten merit award winners.

Clothesline through the years: What’s in a name?

Presenting sponsor: clothesline-sponsors-1

Supporting sponsors: clothesline-sponsors-2

Media sponsor:                                                      Community partner:

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