The Board of the Chaffee Art Center wants to send out a loud THANK YOU to all the vendors, musicians, volunteers, and visitors, who helped make the 2016 – 109th and 110th festivals a huge success.

The Chaffee Art Center is pleased to be hosting its 56th set of Annual Art in the Park Fine Art & Craft Festivals in 2017.   Our  2017 Summer and Fall Foliage Art in the Park will be Saturday & Sunday, August 12 & 13 and October 7 & 8, held in Main Street Park, at the Junction of Routes 4 & 7 in the heart of Rutland, Vermont.

All gate donations  support the Chaffee Art Center’s exhibitions, education, and community outreach programs.


If interested in applying to be a vendor the 2017 applications will be posted soon.




Support our Festivals!

Do you want to advertise in this year’s Art in the Park booklet or sponsor the festivals? Call us at 802-775-0356 or email us at

Volunteers are essential to the success of our festival, assisting with set up, take down, and everything in between.  If you are interested in volunteering during our 2015 Art in the Park Festivals or in our Art Center or Downtown Gallery please contact us at (802) 775-0356 or