Event Details

  • April 15, 2017
  • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • $4.00 each day – children under 12 are free


Event Description

Event Name: Annual Chincoteague Easter Decoy & Art Festival Date of Event: April 14 & 15, 2017 Hours: April 14 – Noon-6:00 p.m. and April 15 – 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Number of Years: 38 Admission Fee: $4.00 each day – children under 12 are free Location: Chincoteague Combined School – 4586 Main Street – Chincoteague Island, VA Entry Fee: $60.00 (6’ x 5’), $90 (L Space), $125 (10’ x 10’) Eligibility: Juried Description of Event: Local and national carvers and artists exhibit their work. Awards are given in various carving categories, art and photography. Special awards are given for best carving display and best art display. There is also a Children’s Choice Award given for a favorite artist. The Curtis Merritt Award of Excellence is awarded to the exhibitor who displays excellence as an individual as well as an artist and/or carver. This award is voted on by the exhibitors. There will be hand carved and/or painted wooden Easter Eggs designed by various exhibitors which will be offered in a silent auction. An auction of Pre-loved Treasures has been a festival highlight in recent years. All proceeds of the Pre-Loved Treasures Silent Auction will benefit the Chincoteague Pony Drill Team. For More Information: Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce & Certified Visitor Center Address: 6733 Maddox Blvd., Chincoteague Island, VA 23336 Website address: www.chincoteaguechamber.com and www.chincoteaguedecoyshow.com E-mail address: joanne@chincoteaguechamber.com Phone: 757-336-6161 Fax: 757-336-1242

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