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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)

Food Vendors 

Guest Demos on the Courthouse Lawn

Chalk Art for the Young or Young at Heart

Youth Division

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
Globe Theatre
Cecil Atkission Motors
Attorney’s Abstract
Artsy Time Studio
Austin Steam Train Association
Burnet Bulletin
Comfort Inn
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!!



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