Art In The Park

South Portland, Maine

Judges' Prize Winners:
Best in Show($800.00): Lennie Hatch, Site #160
Second Prize($600.00): Jan Kilburn, Site #53
Third Prize($500.00): Margery Jennings, Site #74
Fourth Prize($400.00): Melissa Post Van Der Burg, Site #185
Best Photo in Show($500.00): Miles Greenacre, Site #93
Merit Awards (5 $150.00 prizes unranked):
Nancy Trider, Site #9
Finn Teach, Site #28
Margette Leanna, Site #39
Paloma MacVane, Site #103
Diana Johnson, Site #146
Student Prizes: (6 $30.00 prizes, unranked):
Senna Bui
Abigail Onos
Emma Jordan
Maura Gaven
Cecilia Howard
Brianna Stark
Sponsor's Choice Selections:
Claudia Hughes, Site #6 - (Bernie Thibodeau's Plumbing & Heating)
Jack Kennealy, Site #62 - (City of South Portland)
D. Burleigh Phillips, Site #125 - (Hobbs Funeral Home)
Deborah Trafton, Site #49 - (Classic Eyewear, U.S. Route One, Scarborough)
Dean DiMarzo,Site #36 - (People's United Bank)
Nancy Engdahl, Site #148 - Kris Way Truck Leasing
Scholarship Winner:
Natalie O'Donnell
Student art selected for promotional materials:
Poster - Abigail Onos, Grade 12 (click to see image)
T-shirt - Kassandra Thach, 5th Grade (click to see image)
Program Cover - Emma Jordan, 11th Grade (click to see image)
Gazebo Musicians:
Jim Gallant - Afternoon
Rob Schrieber Jazz Trio - Morning
Kids in the Park Tent: Rick Charette(click here for website)
Tina Tarr, Portland, ME
Arthur Johnson, Portland, ME
Brian Linscott Real Estate - Four Class Awards Sponsor - total $200.00
Norway Savings Bank - T-shirt Sponsor - $1,000.00
Saco & Biddeford Savings - Kids in the Park and Face Painting Sponsors - $850.00
Sprague Energy - High School Student Awards Sponsor - $180.00
Town & Country Federal Credit Union - Rick Charette Sponsor - $1600.00 and Web page Sponsor -- $400.00
Fiat - Arthur Hahn Scholarship Sponsor - $1,000.00
Special Thanks to:

Jack Reckitt, of Maine Sign in Waterfront Market, for laying out the poster art and donating two large banner versions of the poster and Joanne Lee Photography for her assistance with the artwork .

City of South Portland Parks Department, for its exceptional work before, during and after the show.

Pepsi Beverages Company, for donating bottled water for show day volunteers.

City of South Portland staff and residents.


The official artist registration form is made available every year on the last Friday in January.
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The City of South Portland is a proud sponsor of Art in the Park

A number of sponsorhip opportunities, at various levels, are available.
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Local vendors sell food & beverages in the food court.

With limited space in the food court, vendors are encouraged to apply early. Please contact us for more information.
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Kids in the Park activities

Free, supervised activities for children are planned from 10am - 2pm.
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