Call for Submissions: Riverdale ArtWalk | ArtWalk in the Square 2019

Submission Deadline:
Sunday March 17th, 2019!!

Exciting Summer Outdoor Show Opportunities!

Riverdale ArtWalk
Saturday & Sunday: June 1 & 2, 2019

ArtWalk in the Square
Friday, Saturday & Sunday: September 13, 14 & 15, 2019

Deadline for both shows: Sunday March 17, 2019 at 6:00pm

Please reach out to us if you have any challenges applying. Email

Riverdale ArtWalk

Riverdale ArtWalk is a two-day, public fine art exhibition showcasing established and emerging artists in Jimmie Simpson Park in Toronto’s flourishing Queen East arts district. The first outdoor art show of Toronto’s season, participating artists are selected through an anonymous jury process, allowing an opportunity to participate in the only outdoor art show that focuses ONLY on fine art. It has consistently been rated by local artists as one of the best organized show in Toronto.

Now in its 20th year in the Riverdale/Leslieville area of Toronto, the festival has grown to reach an audience of over 20,000 art enthusiasts and supporters. You don’t want to miss this show! For more general information about the Riverdale ArtWalk visit our website or our Facebook page:

Exhibition Dates: Saturday June 1st & Sunday June 2nd, 2019

Location: Jimmie Simpson Park and Community Centre, 870 Queen Street East, Toronto, Ontario

ArtWalk in the Square

ArtWalk in the Square is a a three-day, public fine art exhibition showcasing established and emerging artists at the CF Shops at Don Mills, where fashion, dining and entertainment come outside to play. Visit Ontario’s first and finest open-air centre with exceptional shops, restaurants and services surrounding a lovely Town Square. This upscale centre hosts shops such as Anthropologie, Michael Kors and Roots combined with restaurants, coffee shops and the Cineplex VIP movie theatre. Last year, the Shops at Don Mills tracked over 17,000 unique visitors to the square during ArtWalk in the Square, with store sales up 2% over the weekend. For more general information about ArtWalk in the Square visit our website or our Facebook page:

Exhibition Dates:
Friday, September 13, 2019: 3:00pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, September 14, 2019: 10:00am – 7:00pm
Sunday, September 15, 2019: 11:00am – 6:00pm

Location: Central Town Square at CF Shops at Don Mills, along key main entrance pathways and Aggie Hogg Blvd. 1090 Don Mills Road.

Submit Today

Important dates:
Last Call to Submit is March 17, 2019 at 6:00pm

Application Fees: The Artists’ Network has a 2-tier fee structure which includes a non-refundable administration fee of $35.00. If your work is not chosen by the jury, the Artists’ Network will refund the participation fee. All booths spaces are 10’ x 10’. Shared booths are not permitted.

Submission Fee:
Artists’ Network Member: 395 + 51.35 HST = $446.35
Non Member: 525 + 68.25 HST = $593.25

Click here for step by step instructions on applying to the ArtWalks Before You Start

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The Artists’ Network is a membership-based organization dedicated to supporting visual artists in their business practice. We are a community of artists who support each other and provide the tools needed to promote and sell our work. We promote development and entrepreneurship of artists by organizing educational seminars, offering networking opportunities, providing business tools and developing exhibition opportunities. We work with the individual artist, the community and the arts organizations, as well as the private sector and all levels of government to promote our member artists. Our goal is the development of self-sustaining professional artists.


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