Top of the Lake Art Fest | February 10 & 11, 2018

The Arts & Culture Committee of Okeechobee Main Street
has been a leader in the arts, for 12 years!

The arts and cultural programs we support inspire
creativity, learning and strengthen the fabric of our community. 

The Top of the Lake Art Fest is our biggest celebration of the arts to provide opportunity for people of all ages, cultures and backgrounds to discover and embrace the arts!

Application Forms 2018 Top of the Lake Art Fest


Taking Applications now for the 2018 Top of the Lake Art Fest!
Booth Artists - January 29, 2018
Chalk Artists - January 29, 2018
Local Adult and Student Artist - January 30, 2018

Food Vendor_Non-Artist Application Forms

Please Support the Arts and become a Sponsor!

2017 Top of the Lake Art Fest Winners

Best of Show
Jinsheng Song - Fort McCoy, FL
Judge's Choice
Dawn Wicklow - Orlando, FL
2017 Art Festival Poster - Bob Bachman
1st Place 2D Art
Leland Williams - Cresant City,  FL
2nd Place 2D Art
Hobby Campbell - Okeechobee, FL
1st Place Photography
Robin Sparks - Cusseta, GA
2nd Place Photography
Bob Bachman - Litha, FL
1st Place 3D Art
Denise Fournier - West Fargo, ND
2nd Place 2D Art
Leland Williams - Crescent, FL

Honorable Mentions


Ken Andrews - New Bern, NC
Joan Milbrant - Okeechobee, FL

Kathie Papasso - Okeechobee, FL

Best of Show Adult Gallery Art

"To The Soul" Pastel
Maureen Fulginita - Okeechobee, FL

Best of Show Student Gallery Art

"Her Horizon" - Acrylic
Casandra Franco - OHS High School - 12th Grade

2017 Top of the Lake Art Fest Sponsors

A special thank you to our 2017 Art Fest sponsors: 
Master Piece of Art Sponsors:
Ameriprise Financial, RegionsBank of Okeechobee, Xtreme Property Services
Pillar of the Arts Sponsors:
Accurate Insurance, Bridgette Waldau Studio of Art, Buxton Bass Funeral Home & Crematory, Mary Beth & George Cooper, CRS Services, Okeechobee The Magazine
Premium Art Sponsors: Fine Arts Club of Okeechobee, Gator Pharm Compounding Lab, Law Office of Cassels and McCall, Okeechobee Health Care Facility,
Special thanks for your help in supporting the arts:
The City of Okeechobee, Okeechobee City Police and Fire Department, Okeechobee County Sheriff's Dept., Frank DeCarlo of American Drilling, Taylor Rental, Okeechobee Tourist Development Council, WOKC, DP Productions, Silver Spurs Signs, Henderson’s Sani Services, Waste Management and our many volunteers.
A speical acknowedgment to the Park #3 Businesses for supporting us in the closing of the street in front of your businesses: Addington Satellite, Chicos Burrtio Shack, Custom Graphics & Signs, Don's Appliances, Let's Party, Staffords Salon and The Outpost.
As always a great big thank you to our Corporate Partners: Big Lake Cancer Center, One Blood, Quail Creek Plantation, Syfrett Feed and Seacoast Bank.