Information for Sponsors

The Port Warwick Art and Sculpture Festival is in its 20th 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.  Jazz Series that will held on each Sunday in April and September from 3:00 – 6:00 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

20th Annual Port Warwick Art & Sculpture Festival
October 12 – 13, 2024

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+

Newport News Arts Commission
PMA Architecture

VA Oncology

Neo Classic Level: $1,000+

Identity Sign Builders
Steven Jensen, Inc.

Abbitt Family Foundation (Abbitt Realty)

Renaissance Level: $500+

Black Marlin CPA

National Endowment for the Arts

Virginia Commission for the Arts


Best In Show Level $500+

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

Ashby Kilgore

Aleksandr Maryaskin and Tim Wright – Simply Unique Jewelers

Tu Ritter

Rotary Club of Newport News

Honor Level: $100+

Dr. Olayiwola and Kifayat Ayodeji
John and Tracey Crawley

Friend of Festival Level: $25+

Bob Fry, In Memory of Jennie Fry
Victor Wieszek


Landscapes by Eric Bailey

Fox Screen Print & Embroidery

Monarch Movers