Artists in the City

Celebrating creativity in our community!

Apply now for our creative contests! Open to public

Cake Deco Contest  

New to Summer in the City at the Steinbach Arts Council Visual Arts Tent!

 Show off your custom cakes and decorating skills! We welcome all skill levels.
Join us to share your creativity and for the opportunity to win prizes! Cakes are to be provided by contestant and decorated prior to the contest .

The contest is on Sat, June 15:
Submission Drop off: 11:30-12 noon at Artist Tent – Lumbar and Main
Public viewing: 12:00-2:00 pm   (Please note that cakes may be exposed to heat during the public viewing time.)
Winner announcement: 2:00 pm

The cakes will be judged by Double Take Cakes bakers on the following criteria: creativity/originality, skill, structure, use of color, overall appearance. Please pickup your cakes after the winner is announced.

Please contact the Steinbach Arts Council at 204-346-1077 if you have any questions.


Festival Art Gallery

Peruse artworks created by our local artists in this open-air gallery (weather permitting, of course!)

Artist’s Courtyard

Meet your local artists in the courtyard to see the creative process in action!

Banner Artists

Look for our banner artists up and down the street during the 2018 festival! They will be creating colourful banners – look for them along Main Street.  This fresh, new approach to public art is sure to spark excitement!

Mobile Art Studio

The hub of Artists in the City, the Studio is the place to exercise your creativity! Throughout the weekend, we’ll be featuring Paint in the City parties, pottery demonstrations, community art projects, and more!

Father’s Day Lego Fest  

We are having a Father’s Day Lego Contest! Sign up as a team of two contestants. Make a team with your son, daughter, dad, grandma, brother, uncle, or friend.
Come out to make creations out of Lego, have a good time, and for the opportunity to win prizes!
Only the Lego provided onsite may be used.

Contest is on Sun, June 16
Build Time: 2:00-3:00 pm
Winner Announcement: 3:30pm

Your creations will be judged by our judges from Janzen Paint and Decorating.  The criteria for building will be given on the day of the contest.

Please contact the Steinbach Arts Council at 204-346-1077 if you have any questions.



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