35th Annual Easter Decoy & Art Festival
April 18 & 19, 2014
Friday, April 18 Noon to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 19 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Chincoteague Combined School
4586 Main St.
Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
Local and national carvers and artists of all kinds exhibit and sell their works. Awards are given in various categories including the Curtis Merritt Award of Excellence given to the artist who demonstrates the highest standards of "creativity, character and overall goodness" as voted on by the other exhibitors. Best Carver and Best Artist are chosen by People's Choice and the Best Photograph of Chincoteague or Assateague is chosen by the committee. Wooden Easter Eggs decorated by the exhibitors highlight the show each year with some fetching handsome sums.
Silent Auction of Pre-Loved Treasures
Proceeds to benefit Memorial Park Playground Fund
(Donations as of this date, more added weekly)