New to the area? Get to know Sidney. Visitor Info

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The Sidney Chamber of Commerce invites you to be a part of our Annual Sidney Arts & Music Festival. The festival will be held on July 15th. (Rain or Shine). This show is intended for handmade arts and craft items.  Our event will be in conjunction with the Sidney Alumni Weekend.  For more information, please call (607) 561-2642.

 Sidney is located at Exit 9 off I-88 between Binghamton and Oneonta. Sites will be located at Keith Clark Park off River St. in Sidney.

Vendor site set up begins at 6:30am. All vendor vehicles must be moved from vendor site by 8:30.

Take down will be at 4:00 pm. The show hours are 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. We are promoting this event and our show hours via radio, local newspapers, Upstate NY tourist publications and event posters, so please do not take down your booth before 4:00 pm  

Each site is approximately 10’ x 10’. All tents/tarps must be free standing (no ropes please) and fit within the site dimensions. More than one space may be rented. Sorry, no electricity will be available.




This year we will have 2 applications.  One for Vendors and one for Artists.  New this year we will be inviting Artists to participate in our Juried Show!  


Sidney Chamber 2017 Vendor App.pdf

Sidney Chamber 2017 Artists App.pdf

Sidney Chamber 2017 Artists App.pdf

This year we will be having a juried booth process for artists who would like to enter.  For this option, an artist application would need to be filled out and turned in with the juried fee of $15 along with the booth fee.

What are juried decisions based on? 

Jury decisions are based on:

1) Creativity

2) Craftsmanship

3) Uniqueness of your work; and

4) Overall appearance of your booth.

The jury consists of a panel of artists and community members selected for their knowledge and love of art.

Prizes will be offered! This is an optional juried art show with four cash prizes for Best Painting and/or Drawing, Best Photography and/or Digital Media, Best Sculpture and/or Craft, & Best in Show. All winners will also earn a free booth for next year’s festival! Winners will be announced on the day of the Festival.






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Sidney Chamber of Commerce (607) 561-2642 85 Main Street, Suite 2, Sidney, NY 13838

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