51st Annual Outdoor Art Show

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51st Annual Outdoor Art Show

March 17 @ 10:00 am - March 19 @ 5:00 pm

Molly McGuire, OAS, Outdoor Art Show

MARCH 17 – 19, 2023 @ 10am-5pm each day

The OUTDOOR ART SHOW is located on the grounds of the Eastern Shore Art Center and the surrounding downtown area of Fairhope, Alabama on Oak and Section Streets. It is within walking distance to Mobile Bay, many specialty shops and restaurants. This is a cultural and social highlight for the Gulf Coast and attracts more than 250,000 visitors!

The art show has included prestigious, international and regional fine artists for the past 50 years. This year, Eastern Shore Art Center will accept an exclusive selection of renowned artists and cutting-edge newcomers to attract the most respected art dealers, collectors, interior designers and art enthusiasts. 

CLICK HERE TO VIEW OUR ONLINE GALLERY with our 2023 participating artists!

*** We are no longer accepting Artist Applications for this year’s ESAC Outdoor Art Show. Apps for our 2024 festival will go live on ZAPPlication.org AUGUST 1ST.




  • From Interstate 10, take Exit 35 and head south on US Highway 98 for approximately 10 miles.
  • At the intersection of US Highway 98/Greeno Road and Fairhope Avenue, turn right and head west into Downtown Fairhope, approximately one mile.
  • The festival is located on the streets of Downtown Fairhope.


Parking is limited in the downtown area and available on a first come, first serve basis.

Please watch for “NO PARKING” signs during the festival and DO NOT block driveways. The City and Festival Committees make every effort not to tow vehicles, but it may be necessary if a driveway or residence is blocked or if your vehicle interferes with the festival activities. In the event your car is towed during the festival, please call Tony’s Towing Services at 251-928-7324.

As an alternative, a Shuttle Service will be provided during the weekend. More details coming soon.

Downtown Parking (marked green)

At the Fairhope East Elementary School
In the public parking garage off North Church Street.
At the Municipal parking lot off Church Street
At the First Baptist Church of Fairhope, St. Lawrence Church and the Fairhope United Methodist Church on South Section Street except during church services.

Handicap Parking (marked blue)

On Bancroft behind Julwin’s restaurant.
In the Municipal parking lot on Bancroft

Golf Cart Parking

Located at the Coastal Alabama Community College on Bancroft.

Bicycle Valet

The Pedestrian and Bicycle Committee along with the Baldwin County Trailblazers will have Bike Valet set up in front of the Fairhope Public Library on Fairhope Avenue during event hours. For more information, please email the committee at fairhopepedbikeada@gmail.com.


March 17 @ 10:00 am
March 19 @ 5:00 pm
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Eastern Shore Art Center
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Eastern Shore Art Center
401 Oak Street
Fairhope, AL 36532 United States
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