Registration open for 12th annual National Arts Program

Art will be back on the wall at City Hall this summer, with an exhibition of works by City and School District employees, retirees, elected officials, volunteers, and their immediate family members.

The 12th annual National Arts Program contest is designed to give artists of ALL skill levels the opportunity to display their work and to compete for cash prizes for up to $400.00! You could also win a continuing art education award, tickets to upcoming SNHU Arena events, and many more exciting prizes.

Artists can register online or print and fill out this form before June 2, then deliver their pieces to the mayor's office at City Hall June 21, 22 or 23, between the hours of from 9 am and 4 pm.

All of the art will be on exhibit at City Hall from Friday, July 7 through Tuesday, August 29.

The awards ceremony will be held on Thursday, July 27 at the Manchester City Library on Pine Street, starting at 5:30 pm. A reception will follow on the first floor of City Hall, 6:30-7:30 pm.