Thank you for your interest in the 3rd Annual Plein Air Competition, Art Fest & Art Auction! Come spend the weekend in the beautiful Texas Hill Country and enjoy a weekend full of ART. Whether you come as an artist to participate, a collector looking for new pieces, or just a visitor looking to view some amazing works of art…all will have a wonderful time! Historic Burnet is known for being a quiet, beautiful, friendly town. There is a wonderful variety of shops, restaurants, and lodging to make a memorable weekend during the Burnet Art Festival.
Please go to our Sponsor Page & Recognize the many sponsors that made this awesome family event possible!!
Sign up for QUICK DRAW ON SEPT. 17
Check out our Facebook page “Burnet Art Festival” for updates
Fun Activities for the Weekend
Plein Air Competition (Friday & Saturday)
Art Exhibition & Sale (Fri&Sat./opens 10am)
Artisan Booths around the Square(open at 9am)
Guest Demos on the Courthouse Lawn
Chalk Art for the Young or Young at Heart
5K Paint Run by Mad Dawg & Project Grad 2017
Wine Tastings (local wineries)
Classic Car Display around the Square
Quick Draw Contest (Hamilton Creek/2:30pm)
Music on the Lawn (Friday & Saturday)
Farmers Market (Sat. 9-1pm)Historic Square
Silent Art Auction ( Saturday, 4:30pm)
Bluegrass Festival(Haley Nelson Park/Noon – 9pm)
Our top 16 sponsors are the best!!!
Burnet Economic Development Corporation
Antiques by Will
Burnet Antique Mall
Cecil Atkission Motors
Artsy Time Studio
Austin Steam Train Association
First State Bank of Burnet
First State Bank/Central Texas
Hamilton Valley Management
Hoover Builders & Supply
Picayune & KBEY
Comfort Inn will be blocking rooms for artists that are participating in the Burnet Art Festival and giving discounts. Be sure to mention that you are part of the festival. Clink link below for room information. Looking forward to a fun weekend!!