The Baton Rouge Arts Market is an open air market held on the first Saturday of each month in conjunction with the weekly Red Stick Farmer’s Market.
The Baton Rouge Arts Market is an open air market held on the first Saturday of each month (excluding January and April) in conjunction with the weekly Red Stick Farmer’s Market, located at 5th and Main Street from 8 AM- 12 PM. The Arts Market provides entrepreneurial opportunities to local artists, while fostering creative community relationships by allowing artists to sell directly to the public. Stroll through our Baton Rouge Arts Market and find a variety of hand-made arts including: pottery, cast & blown glass, jewelry, metal sculpture, hand-bound books, hand-made soaps, mixed media, hand-made garments, furniture, wood carvings, hand-painted silks, mosaics, hand-woven baskets, photography, and more!
Interested in selling your art at the Baton Rouge Arts Market? Baton Rouge Arts Market artists report an average of $6,500 in annual income from the market. Arts Market applicants must submit an application form with five photos and two physical work samples of each medium intended for sale at the market. The Baton Rouge Arts Market is a juried event. Jurors select participants based on an established set of criteria that include artistic merit, originality, and compatibility of artwork with the Arts Market mission.
The next round of jury selections will take place in January 2017. Information will be posted to this page no later than November 1, 2016. If you would like to apply in January 2017, please download the application and guidelines below to prepare your materials.
*Deadline to submit application is December 15, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.
For questions about the application process or for information about sponsorships and partnerships, please contact The Arts Council.
Contact: Mina Estrada
Phone: 225-344-8558 Ext. 233