Art Show


SM-GRUBBS-BW_hdrLincoln Museum Community Room
Town Square

Opening Reception: Sunday, October 1, 2017 from 2-4 p.m.
Everyone is welcome to attend our opening reception. Bring a friend!

Show Continues: October 2 – October 8, 2017
Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday 1 to 4 p.m.


Please join us for our 46th annual art show.
The show will be held at the Lincoln Museum Community Room.

Artwork and Entry Forms must be delivered to the Lincoln Museum by Wednesday, September 27, 2017.

You can download the Lincoln Days Entry Art Show Form, or request a prospectus by calling The Lincoln Museum at (270) 358-3163 or by emailing [email protected]


All rules and fees listed below and listed on the official entry form apply to this division.
Any Subject. Artist Original Work.
First Place Award – $50
$ 10 entry fee per work.


Any Medium. Artist’s original concept of any phase of Abraham Lincoln’s life or legacy.

$400 – First Place PURCHASE Award
$100 – Second Place Award

  • Purchase Winner becomes part of Lincoln Days Collection on permanent display at The Lincoln Museum. There are currently 45 pieces in this unique collection.
  • Lincoln Days gains all reproduction rights to the Purchase Winner.
  • $10 entry fee per work.


Any medium. Any subject. Artist’s original work.

$200 – First Place Award
$100 – Second Place Award
$ 10 entry fee per work.


Any medium. Any subject. Artist’s original work.
$50 People’s Choice Award
$5 entry fee per work.

Open to LaRue County residents age 17 and older, this division will showcase the talents of our many local artists.

Number of entries may be limited due to space available.


Works must be original. NO photo mechanically reproduced prints. NO items made from kits. NO items purchased and decorated. Classroom work is acceptable, but must be artist’s original concept.

Entries must be suitably framed, equipped with wire, ready to hang. No more than 36” wide. No more than 75 pounds. Three-dimensional works must be self-supporting or have companion stand.

Lincoln Days, Inc. will exercise the right to reject any work.