THE NEW JERSEY STATE TEEN ARTS FESTIVAL
ALL schools are encouraged to attend the New Jersey State Teen Arts Festival the day(s) which are BEST for them. Students showcasing/displaying artwork for adjudication will be scheduled on the selected date and during the time listed on the School Festival Registration Form by filled out by the attending school. So please, freely select the date that your school would like to attend and we will schedule student showcase/adjudications within the window you list on the School Festival Registration Form.
The daily festivities hosted at the New Jersey State Teen Arts Festival will be 9:00 AM – 2 PM at Ocean County on May 31st, June 1st and 2nd. Please, arrange for your school’s bus drop off and pickup time at Ocean County College to be between 8:00 AM – 2:30 PM. Please, try as best as possible to be present for the entire duration of the New Jersey State Teen Arts Festival to allow students and teachers ample time to enjoy all the Professional Development Workshops for Teachers, Master Class Workshops for Students, Student Showcases and Adjudications, the Daily Ceremony with Professional Performances and explore the College Fair!
Independent Entries (individual student only) is only $35. Entry fees for the various sized groups of students are as listed in the registration chart on both our website, https://www.njteenarts.com/school-registration/and the School Festival Registration Form. The fees listed on our website/registration forms covers the amount for the total number of students. This fee covers the county nominated students who are showcasing performances/artworks and those who are attending to partake in the additional activities of the Festival.
FILL BUSES TO CAPACITY! ALL Students (ages 13-19) from all 21 counties across New Jersey state-wide are invited to attend the New Jersey State Teen Arts Festival! The county nominated students only may showcase performances and display artworks. However, ALL of your schools’ students are encouraged to attend to observe the showcases, displays and participate in all additional the addition activities the New Jersey State Teen Arts Festival has to offer!