Under the Tent” at St. Luke’s Church, Talbot Street, St. Michaels

Application Deadline: Applications must be received by Thursday, August 1, 2024. Space is limited  this year so sign up early; applications will be accepted in the order received with payments, on a “first come, first served” basis. There are no refunds of registration fees.

Friday Aug. 30 Time to be determined Volunteers set up panels
Saturday Aug. 31 9 am Artists hang/display work
Saturday Aug. 31 10 am – 5 pm Sale open to public
Saturday Aug. 31 5 pm Store artwork in St. Luke’s Church
Sunday Sept. 1 12 noon (not before) Artists hang/display work
Sunday Sept. 1 12:30 pm – 5 pm Sale open to public
Sunday Sept. 1 5 pm Artists remove art and panels, and help to clear the area

Click here for Terms and Registration Application (PDF)

Join members of the St. Michaels Art League (SMAL) for their biggest event, the annual “Under the Tent” Labor Day Weekend Show and Sale on Saturday, August 31 and Sunday, September 1 at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, located at 304 South Talbot Street in St. Michaels. It is free and open to the public. Show hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and 12:30 to 5 p.m. on Sunday.

Artwork by more than 30 SMAL artists in multiple mediums is featured. Hundreds of works depicting local scenes and subjects are for sale. This is the perfect opportunity to purchase original artwork by many award-winning SMAL artists. Come meet the artists and find out more about the St. Michaels Art League and its activities.

Many of the framed designs for the “Celebrate St. Michaels” banners that hang on Talbot Street will be for sale, as well as original street banners from previous years.

For registration questions, contact Ted Mueller: 443-955-2490
For general information, contact Joan Cranor:, 410-310-8382, or Carol Frost:, 571-228-5505

This event is funded in part by a grant from the Talbot County Arts Council with revenue provided by the Maryland State Arts Council. Information on SMAL may be found at