Monthly Meetings start at 4pm on the 2nd Tuesday of each month!
Mission: Support and nurture local artists by providing opportunities for socializing with other artists, pursuing artistic growth, exhibiting and selling their art, and by developing the appreciation of art in the community.
ECAC is committed to supporting the ECAC Gallery, open 5 days a week, Art in the Park held in July every year, and the provider of Art Scholarships for high school students in Elko County.
Become part of the best place for artists in the Northeastern Nevada region.
Art in the Park is the top fundraiser held by the ECAC. AIP is a weekend event with hundreds of vendors coming from the west to the Elko City Park to sell their artwork and handmade crafts from booth spaces rented by ECAC. Food vendors are also present. The event is well attended by thousands of people in the community. AIP is normally held on the second weekend in July, with set-up on the Friday afternoon and the event occurring on Saturday and Sunday. Proceeds from this event support the ECAC’s activities, scholarship awards and the Art Gallery.Come out for Elko's largest art-based event in Main City Park and enjoy some of the finest original works of art from all over the west including California, Idaho, Utah, Montana, and Arizona. It is FREE for visitors
It is a two-day family friendly event, free for attendees. We want to encourage local artists from Elko County and surroundings to sign up early.
Art in the Park is organized by the dedicated members of the Elko County Art Club.
This year’s marketplace will include both new and returning vendors with custom goods including art, jewelry, specialty foods, children’s items and much more. Please check back periodically to see the list of vendors, entertainment, and food trucks
NEW VENDORS ONLY: Please submit three photographs of your items being created at the beginning of the project, in the middle of it, and at the completion stage if you are an artist. If you are not an artist, please submit photos of what you plan to bring.
ECAC Member Participation and Benefits: This event requires the manpower of ECAC to make it a success. All members are encouraged to assist with this annual major fundraiser, and any member who assists can display art in the general club booth for free (number of pieces per each artist determined by the Art in the Park Chairs. If a member would like their own booth, the member needs to sign up and complete volunteer hours of service, in turn, the member will receive a booth space for only $133 (Booth and day license) for their assistance for that year.
Non-assisting members will pay full booth price. The AIP chairperson, ECAC club officers and ECAC gallery director will each receive a free booth space for that year.
To sign up via snail mail: print and mail the following application:
Please read the Rules and Regulations below
The following list is our current list of vendors, entertainment, and food trucks
2017 ART IN THE PARK REGISTRANTS Pre-registered during 2016 Art in the Park
|First Name||Last Name||Type of Vendor||Company Name|
|Mike||Holm||Metal and Tin Garden Art||DekOut||10x20|
|Tony & Chong||Barnes||Food||RoadRunner Concessions||10x10|
|Diane||Yoon||Artist||Rainbow Paper Art||10x10|
|Fausto||Cuares||Food||Fresh Squeezed OLLE||10x20|
|James||Lee||Artist||JC Art Gallery||10x20|
|Teresa||McLean (next to Tony)||food||Jitterbug Espresso||10x10|
|Gregory||Naff||Artist||Continental Divide Knives||10x20|
|David||Rhone||Crafter||African Wood Carvings||10x20|
|Wendy||Russell (Had A11,12)||Artist||Jewelry By Design||10x20|
|Gil||Tortolani||Crafter||Gil's Gourmet LLC||10x20|
|James & Gerri||Wayne||Crafter||Gerri's Coins & Jewelry||10x20|
|Greg and Barbara||Bartlett||Artist||BarletT Art Works||10x40|
|Adam||Layland||Artisan||Jay's Metal Petals||10x40|
updated 7/31/2016 by Susan Scarlet-Macaw