Date is set for - June 14 - Sun., June 15, 2008 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The Allentown Art Festival takes place in the Allentown Historic Preservation District of Buffalo, New York. Tens of Thousands art patrons visit the Festival to enjoy the beauty of Buffalo's weather in June, the charm and uniqueness of the Allentown area and the quality of the art and crafts presented by the over 400 juried exhibitors.
For the 2006 Festival, $21,275 in cash awards was presented to Artists, Best of Show, Mentholatum Purchase Award and Poster Winners. $20,000 was also awarded for eight Art Scholarships and support for Erie County High School students to attend New York State Summer School for the Arts. In addition 10% of the gross profit from the festival goes to the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, to be used for future Art Scholarships.