Art In The Park

South Portland, Maine

Judges' Prize Winners:
Best in show - Consuelo Bailey, Brunswick, ME
Second prize -Anna Igo Original Primitives, North Andover, MA
Third prize - Mark Coughlin, South Portland, ME
Fourth prize - Edward Vaughn, South Portland, ME
Best Photo in Show - Tony Nichols, Exeter, NH
Merit Award Winners:
Joseph Cousins, Falmouth, ME
NoraJean Ferris, Cumberland, ME
Leah Salow, South Portland, ME
Margaret Ford, Portland, ME
Laurie Lefebvre, Fairfield, ME
High School Student Prizes (unranked):
William McDonough,
Olivia White,
Emilee Schools,
Aymen Khaleel,
Natalie Cliff,
Isabelle Perocier
Sponsors' Choice Selections:
Deborah Train, Portland, ME (Bath Savings Institution)
Alan Claude, Farmingdale , ME (Bernie Thibodeau's Plumbing & Heating)
Jerry Corey, Westbrook, ME (City of South Portland)
JoAnne Houlsen, Bangor, ME (Classic Eyewear)
Monique Sakellarios, Nashua, NH (Hobbs Funeral Home)
Charles Mooradian, Nashua, NH (Kris Way Truck Leasing)
Terrence Farrin, South Portland, ME (Peoples United Bank)
Joseph Barnett, Kennebunk, ME (Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution)
Susan Vittner, Portland, ME(T. A. Napolitano)
Scholarship Winner:
Mayele Alognon
Student Art material:
BROCHURE - Eliese Perron, 6th Grade Click here to see image
POSTER - Miranda Young, 7th Grade Click here to see image
T-SHIRT - Sophie Bevans,1st Grade Click here to see image
Gazebo Musicians:
Kids in the Park Tent: Magic of the Steelgraves
Edward Zelinsky of Falmouth, ME
George Hughes, Portland, ME
Town & Country Federal Credit Union - Web Page Sponsor – $400 and, 2016 T-shirt sponsor - $1,000
Troiano Waste Services - Arthur Hahn Scholarship - $1,000
Saco & Biddeford Savings - Kids in the Park and Face Painting Sponsor – $850
Norway Savings Bank - Best in Show sponsor – $800
Easy Day Restaurant - Best Photo in Show Sponsor – $800
ReMax Horizon The Linscott Team - Students Award Sponsor - $180
Lois Stack - Class Award – $50
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.

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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