09/26/2020 Plein Air Art Event

The City of Wildwood will host its 6th Annual Plein Air Art Event on Saturday, September 26, 2020.

"En plein air is a French term that translates literally as 'in the open air.'" This type of artwork is completed on location, while outdoors. Participants will photograph or paint a special location(s) in the City, which will be revealed the morning of the event. The event will begin at Wildwood City Hall (16860 Main St., Wildwood MO 63040).

Schedule of events (subject to change):
Saturday, September 26 - 7:00 am to 8:00 am - Registration at Wildwood City Hall
-----------8:00 am to 4:00 pm - Event hours
----------11:00 am to 1:00 pm - Lunch served at event location
-----------2:00 pm to 4:00 pm - Turn-ins of art/photography accepted for verification by City Staff.

Monday, September 28 through Friday, October 2 - 8:00 am to 4:00 pm - Art/photography accepted at Wildwood City Hall for judging.

Monday, October 12th to Friday, October 30th - Judging completed.

Monday, October 12th to Friday, November 20th– Art/photography displayed for sale at the Wildwood City Hall.

Date TBD (To Be Determined)
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm – Awards Ceremony & Reception

Awards and Exhibit Awards
Awards will be determined at the discretion of the judges. All work submitted for judging MUST BE FOR SALE. Work an artist decides not to sell during the Wildwood event may not be judged for an award or hung for display. Prizes will be awarded in the following categories (No duplication of awards):

Traditional Media - Best of Show
Photography - Best of Show
Drawings – Honorable Mention Winners Only
Student Awards - Two (2) prizes

Please call Bree or Gary at 636-458-0440 with any questions you may have, or for more information.


Please call Bree or Gary at 636-458-0440 with any questions you may have, or for more information.

Program Type Community Event
Program Subcategory -
Program Code -
Online Registration Yes
Enrollment Begin Date 1/1/2020
Enrollment End Date 9/25/2020 5:00 PM
Instructor(s) -
Gender Any Gender
Enrollment Minimum -
Maximum -
Grade Minimium -
Maximum -
Age Minimum -
Maximum -
No Fee
Residency Restriction -None-
Membership Restrictions -
Amount $0.00
Saturday - 09/26/2020
Start Time 7:00 AM
End Time 4:00 PM
Location Wildwood City Hall