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We are looking for submissions of original artwork to promote the 2019 event, which will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 27 and 28, 2019. Garden Walk Buffalo will celebrate its 25th anniversary in 2019. This is an opportunity to share your artwork with hundreds of local gardeners and tens of thousands of visitors. Entries are due January 31, 2019.


Artwork should communicate:

  • Descriptives: Gardens, flowers, creativity, neighborhood
  • 25th Anniversary: you may choose to incorporate the number “25” into your artwork if applicable. It is not a requirement to do so, but an option.
  • Garden Walk Buffalo is the largest garden tour in the U.S. and one of Buffalo’s most anticipated summer events.
  • It attracts tens of thousands of visitors to Buffalo’s westside to tour more than 400 creative urban gardens.
  • Garden Walk Buffalo shatters expectations of Buffalo city living, it promotes neighborhood beautification, and instills community pride.

Background Garden Walk Buffalo, America’s largest garden tour, is one of Buffalo’s most anticipated summer events. It attracts tens of thousands of visitors to Buffalo’s Westside to tour more than 400 creative urban gardens. Garden Walk Buffalo shatters expectations of Buffalo city living, it promotes neighborhood beautification, and instills community pride.

  • Any form of art is eligible: paintings in any medium, a photography, a drawings, or a mixed media. Your submission is limited to five entries
  • Keep  artwork simple. It needs to reproduce well on a variety of materials and sold to promote Garden Walk Buffalo
  • Do not put any type/logos over the artwork. All details of the event will be added later
  • Artwork should be considered “wearable and saleable” for both men and women
  • Submit a digital file of your artwork, not to exceed 25MB. The preferred size of the file is 8×10 inches at 300dpi
  • Include a short biography and explanation on why your artwork would be particularly appropriate to Garden Walk Buffalo's event
  • All use of the artwork will be at the discretion of Garden Walk Buffalo
  • Entries are due January 31, 2019

Email your entry, or any questions to GardenWalkBuffalo@GardensBuffaloNiagara.com. Please zip/compress large files. Include ART ENTRY in the subject line.

To view Garden Walk Buffalo's past posters, visit here.