Darlington Arts Festival

Artwork "Spring Tide" by Glen Whisson

The 2016 inaugural $10,000 prize was awarded to Alastair Taylor for his excellent artwork "Fleeting Permanent"

Art Registration

Deadline extended 

to Friday 13 October 

The closing date for entries to the Darlington Arts Festival Reserve Art Prize and Open Art Exhibitions has been extended.

For all Art Exhibition registrations ........ click here

Market Stalls

Applications Close this Friday!!

Register here.....

Darlington Arts Festival 
4th & 5th November 2017

We have moved!

Please head over to our brand new website at www.darlingtonartsfestival.com

All of our forms and payments are now fully automated and can be done with ease.
If you have any problems at all on our new site, please let our webmaster know [email protected]


New Website

We have been building a new website with interactive forms, fresh new images and up-to-date information.  

As of Sunday 24 September, our new site has gone live.  Please let us know if you have any problems finding information or filling out forms. 

Our webmaster (Colette) is ready to deal with any teething problems.


Attention buskers, street performers and stall holders - if you are interested in participating in the festival, applications are now open.  Go to  Performing Arts or Stalls for all the information you need.

click here...

Market Stalls

Register your expression of interest here.....