Event Name: Annual Chincoteague Easter Decoy & Art Festival
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Date of Event: April 10 & 11, 2020
Hours: April 10 – Noon-5:00 p.m. and April 11 – 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Number of Years: 41
Admission Fee: $5.00 each day – children under 12 are free, NEW - $8.00 two-day pass with 50% off admission to the Museum of Chincoteague Island
Location: Chincoteague Combined School – 4586 Main Street – Chincoteague Island, VA
Entry Fee: $60.00 (6’ x 5’), $90 (L Space), $125 (10’ x 10’)
Description of Event: Local and national carvers and artists exhibit their work. Awards are given in various carving categories, art and photography. Special awards are given for best carver and best artist. There is also a Children’s Choice Award given for a favorite artist. The Curtis Merritt Award of Excellence is awarded to the exhibitor who displays excellence as an individual as well as an artist and/or carver. This award is voted on by the exhibitors. There will be hand carved and/or painted wooden Easter Eggs designed by various exhibitors which will be offered in a silent auction. An auction of Pre-loved Treasures has been a festival highlight in recent years. All proceeds of the Pre-Loved Treasures Silent Auction will benefit the recent rebuild of the Chincoteague LOVE Chairs in Robert N. Reed Downtown Waterfront Park.
For More Information: Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce & Certified Visitor Center
Address: 6733 Maddox Blvd., Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
Website address: www.chincoteaguechamber.com and www.chincoteaguedecoyshow.com