Plein Air painting in and around Perkins Cove is a time-honored Ogunquit Art Colony tradition. That’s why all of the artists and art-lovers will be throughout our town, along the Marginal Way and down to Perkins Cove on Saturday, September 9th, 2023 for Ogunquit’s 3rd Annual Perkins Cove Plein Air Painting Event.
JUNE 9, 2023 NOTE: Registration is now FULL!
If you attend Ogunquit’s 2nd Annual Perkins Cove Plein Air Event, you’ll be able to enjoy the timeless sight of plein air painters in the act of putting brush to canvas in (and around) Perkins Cove — the heart of the Ogunquit Art Colony — from 9am through 3pm. Then, beginning at 3:30pm there will be judging in Perkins Cove for the Professional Awards presentations and an Amateur Awards presentations PLUS the presentation of the David Lussier Gallery of Excellence Amateur Award.
Perkins Cove will also be the site of a Wet Paint Sale (from 3:30pm until 5pm) where you’ll have the chance to purchase a one-of-a-kind painting from our “Beautiful Place By The Sea” that you’ll be able to cherish forever, starting before the paint is even fully dry! There will also be historical tours, art history talks, artist demonstrations, AND live music in Perkins Cove.