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Presenting a spectacular juried visual arts and film competition in Starved Rock Country, and an exciting weekend filled with art and music for all ages!

The Arts of Starved Rock Country Fund is proud to announce the Starved Rock Country Festival of the Arts - FOTA.  The 2021 Festival will be held in downtown Ottawa, Illinois September 2-5, 2021.

Artists and Filmmakers will be competing for cash prizes awarded by professional judges in each category.  Visual works of art will be displayed in public & private businesses throughout the Ottawa downtown and surrounding area; live music throughout the event; kid-friendly activities; great shops and restaurants - you don't want to miss FOTA!

See you in September 2021!

Interested in being an artist ?

Apply Now!

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AWARD CATEGORIES

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DAYS OF ART

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DAYS OF LIVE MUSIC

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September 2-5th 2021

THURSDAY

Opening Reception

Juried Art Show

Awards Preview

Open Mic Night

4th

SATURDAY

Artist Market

Live Music All Day

Children's Activities All Day

Artist Demos

Build-A-Band

FLASHlight Mob Dance Party

Artist Market

Live Music

3rd

FRIDAY

5th

SUNDAY

2 nd

LODGING

Stay overnight or stay awhile! Ottawa welcomes you to lodge with us!

Our hotels and motels offer spacious rooms and conveniences for business travelers or families — some even feature indoor pools and in-room spas!

Stay in Ottawa, and stay within minutes of the area’s premier attractions, such as Starved Rock and other state parks, historic museums, and a variety of fine restaurants.

 
 

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STARVED ROCK COUNTRY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

718 Columbus Street

Ottawa, IL 61350

Tel: 815-343-2034

CONTACT PERSON

For any additional requirements contact:

Project Coordinator Shanna Dugan

shanna@srccf.org

 

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