Information for Sponsors

The Port Warwick Art and Sculpture Festival is in its 15th year and is the Virginia Peninsula’s premiere outdoor juried art show. The Festival has over 100 selected artists who come from all over the United States, live music, food vendors, and The Young Collector’s Tent. The Festival draws over 6,000 people and art sales totaling over a million dollars since its inception.

Produced by The Port Warwick Foundation

The Port Warwick Foundation is a public non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization with the purpose of organizing and managing regional arts and entertainment events located at Styron Square in Port Warwick, Newport News, Virginia. Currently the Foundation hosts the Port Warwick Art & Sculpture Festival, held on the second weekend in October of each year, the Port Warwick Summer Concert Series, a free outdoor series of concerts held each Wednesday evening from May through August, and a Holiday Tree Lighting in late November. Something new this year is an outdoor Jazz Series that will held on each Sunday in April from 2:00 – 5:00 pm on Styron Square!

Interested in becoming a sponsor?

Call Jackie Shapiro of the Port Warwick Foundation at 757-223-0284.

More details on the benefits and how to become a sponsor coming soon!

Festival Sponsors

15th Annual Port Warwick Art & Sculpture Festival
October 12–13, 2019

Classic Level: $10,000+

Tower Park Management
Port Warwick Merchants Association

Connoisseur Level: $5,000+

Virginia Health Services
City of Newport News
Newport News, Parks, Recreation and Tourism

Impressionistic Level $2,500+

Abbitt Family Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts  and
Virginia Commission for the Arts
Newport News Arts Commission
PMA Architecture

Neo Classic Level: $1,000+

Anna Mann
Daily Press
Identity Sign Builders
Steven Jensen, Inc.

Renaissance Level: $500+

Genine Pettitt
Medina Cale Group at Morgan Stanley

Collector Level: $250+
Benefactor Level $1,000+

Bill and Tudie Saunders, In Memory of Dorothy C. Freeman

Best In Show Level $500+

Steve and Kate Barneyback
Susan and Randy Bryant, In Memory of Dorothy C. Freeman
Don and Mel Karas

Artist Sponsor: $300+

Linda Kenwood and R&K Tree Service
Ashby Kilgore
Genine Pettitt
Dr. Lisa Marie Samaha, Port Warwick Dental Arts
Zenya Yoga

Honor Level: $100+

Dr. Ola Ayodeji
Wanda and David Blalock
Andrew and Bobbi Canellas
Mary Crowder
Terri Fowler
Mary Hightower in Memory of John Hightower
Dr.s Henry and Christy Prillaman
Tripp and Katie Spencer
Dwight and Barbara West

Friend of Festival Level: $25+

Helene and Alan Archer
Michele Baldwin
Andy and Tessie Baker
John and Tracey Crawley
Bob Fry, In Memory of Jennie Fry
G.M. Kaudis
Mr. and Mrs. William T. Kemp, In Memory of Mr. and Mrs. David Dick
Mike and Nancy Langrehr
JaCari Redwine
Dick and Anne Sweetman
Sandy Tudor, In Memory of Ken Tudor
Dr. Qingyan Tian
Vicki Walker
Vic Wieszek
Judy A. Wilson in Memory of Linda Layman

Landscapes by Eric Bailey