Artfest is a celebration of the arts with live performances, handmade local art, food, & fun for the whole family! Admission and parking is free for all attendees. This year we will host an accredited half-marathon, 5K, family fun run and walk in benefit of the Colquitt County Arts Center, taking place Nov 6, 2021. 

We are so pleased to announce Derrick Dove & the Peacekeepers as the headlining celebration band for the Artfest Half Marathon, 5k and One Mile Walk/Fun Run. Come enjoy this rocking local band from 12:00-2:00 PM at the Arts Center Saturday, November 6th. Support local art vendors, Food Trucks, Beverage Trucks and participate in activities for children.
Grab a spot and listen to our local classical guitarist, Jorge Garcell. Jorge will be performing Latin music & more at 10 AM.
It’s going to be a great day, and we can’t wait to see you!


  • All participants will receive a long sleeve T-shirt with the race logo, painted collectively by the Arts Center board who helped make the event possible.
  • Stick around after your run – there will be beer at the finish line for all participants of age!
Start Time Registration Awards
Half Marathon 8:00 am $85 Overall 1st, 2nd, 3rd age groups, finisher medal
5K 8:30 am $35 Overall 1st, 2nd, 3rd age groups, finisher medal
Fun Run 9:00 am $20
All Races End at 11:00 am

Title Sponsor

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Aid Station

Mile Marker


Festivities begin at 10:00 am on the Arts Center lawn. Stay tuned for more information including performers and artists!

If you would like to participate in ARToberFEST as a vendor, please fill out this form and return it to the Arts Center no later than Friday, October 15, 2021. An entry fee of $25.00 per table must be paid with this form or you can register online using the form below. Payment options include: checks, cash, credit or debit card, and PayPal. 

Saturday, November 6th at 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
The deadline for entry is
Friday, October 15, 2021

2021 Vendors

Willie Flowers – Wooden Objects & more

Savannah Morris – Boutique Items

Leanna Sellers – Art (Wood, Glass, Canvas & more)

Lynn Higgs – Personalized Wood & Acrylic Designs

Paul Tolar – Wood Turnings

Patricia Bell – Hand Made Jewelry

Evangeline Stokes -Recyclable Art

Alexandra Ulakovits -Handmade Christmas Ornaments, Wooden Door Hangers & More

Debbie Sutherland -Rag Wreaths & More

Melissa Sims -Polymer Clay Earrings, Stained Glass & More

Amber Moore – Pottery

Kirby Gregory – Pottery

Ken Christopher – Painted / Stained Work

Rio Davies -Acrylic Painting, Illustrations, Wood Cut-Outs & More

ARTFEST 2021 Entry Form

Address Line 1
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State or Region

* Only Paypal payments are accepted. Please make sure you have an account with an attached card before making a payment.

* Credit, Debit, Check and Cash payments can be made in the main office open M-F 10 am - 5:30 pm.

*Payments are non-refundable. If there are extenuating circumstances please notify us.

By signing this form, I agree to participate for the duration of the event on Saturday, November 6th, 2021. Event hours are from 10 AM to 3 PM at the Colquitt County Arts Center. I agree to abide by the above criteria, and I release CCAC from any liability while in operation of this event. I understand that I am responsible for my own liability insurance and my own sales tax.