Plein Air Weekend Registration Open!

Registration Opens Wednesday Fills In Mere Minutes!
Ready? Set? Registration filled in just minutes last year!
The 13th Glen Arbor Plein Air Weekend is August 6-7, 2021. Northern Michigan’s premier painting weekend, featuring artists from throughout Michigan and the Midwest, is Glen Arbor Arts Center’s largest fundraiser. For more information, click hereREGISTRATION

Paint Out 
Registration opens Wednesday, March 24 I 9:30 am
The August 7 Paint Out is limited to 70 artists. Registration takes place online here and continues until full. 
Artist registration fees: $30 GAAC members, $40 nonmembers. 

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the Sundowner has been cancelled for 2021. 
Quick Draw
Registration opens Wednesday, March 24 I 9:30am
Registration takes place online here. There isno registration limit. 
Artist registration fees: $20 Members / $25 Nonmembers / $30 at the door.

Want to become a GAAC member and enjoy discounted entry fees? Click here for the GAAC’s membership page.

Our Members


Charlevoix Circle of Arts

Crosshatch Center for Art & Ecology

Dennos Museum Center

Elizabeth Lane Oliver Center for the Arts

Good Hart Artist Residency

Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra

Leelanau Historical Society

Michigan Legacy Art Park

National Writers Series


Traverse City Dance Project

Glen Arbor Arts Center

Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum

Jordan River Arts Council

Mash-Up Rock & Roll Musical

City Opera House

Benzie Historical Society

Harbor Springs Festival of the Book

Downtown Development Authority

The Historic Vogue Theatre of Manistee

Northport Art Association

Voices Without Borders

Blissfest Music Organization

Raven and Lotus LLC

Traverse City Arts Commission

Crooked Tree Arts Center

Up North Arts

Cadillac Visitors Bureau

Parallel 45 Theatre Festival

Old Town Playhouse

Twisted Fish Gallery

Interlochen Center for the Arts

Traverse Symphony Orchestra

Rachael Harrell – Drama Kids

The Croft Residency

Drama Kids – Rachael Harrell


Gary Gatzke

Ian Jones

Jim Young

Kristi Wodek

Mark Bowyer

Mary Gillett

Megan Heator

Molly Thompson

Renee Hintz

Susan Wenzlick

Ted Alan

Greta Bolger

Edward Kocher

Nick Walsh

Heather Harris-Brady

Monica Stokes

Amanda Kik

Mercedes Michalowski

Sharon Hubbard

Leslie Donaldson

Elizabeth Calcutt

Maia Hausler

Becky Lancaster

Linda Dewey

Melissa Johnson

Daniel Stewart

Walter J. Lee

Michelle Bien

H. Eleanor Jones

Tom Kaufmann

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