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52nd Annual Corn Hill Arts Festival is Canceled Due to COVID-19

The Corn Hill Neighbors Association Board of Directors has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Corn Hill Arts Festival due to the COVID-19 global pandemic. We would like to thank ESL Federal Credit Union, the more than 200 volunteers, our event sponsors and vendors and of course the 300-plus artists that work year-round […]

Corn Hill Arts Festival named Best Local Arts Festival

The 2019 Best of Rochester awards were announced in the October 23rd edition of CITY Newspaper and the Corn Hill Arts Festival was named Best Local Arts Festival, finishing ahead of the Clothesline Exhibit, the Lilac Festival (is that an arts festival?), and the Park Avenue Summer Art Festival. Congratulations to Bill Kelly, festival chairman […]

2019 Corn Hill Arts Festival (Photos)

Photo Credits: Jim DeVinney

2019 Corn Hill Arts Festival Poster Unveiling

UPDATE: In the July Gazette, the article about the Poster Unveiling included the wrong picture.  Here is the correct picture. On June 7, Corn Hill friends and neighbors gathered by the Genesee River where Tony D’s restaurant hosted an unveiling of the 2019 Arts Festival poster. The big moment occurred when Faheem Masood, President and […]

2019 Corn Hill Arts Festival Poster Unveiled!

The Corn Hill Neighbors Association and ESL Federal Credit Union are excited to announce that earlier today the 2019 commemorative poster, which celebrates the 51st Annual Corn Hill Arts Festival, was unveiled. Bill Kelly, Festival Chair; Faheem Masood, President and CEO of ESL Federal Credit Union; and Justin Roj, Director of Communications of the City […]

Corn Hill Arts Festival, 50 Years of Poster Art

Perhaps the most graphic way of reviewing the entire 50-year history of the Corn Hill Arts Festival is through an examination of its festival posters. CHNA’s newest book, Corn Hill Arts Festival, 50 Years of Poster Art, written by Corn Hill author Rob Goodling, contains full-page images of these posters along with fascinating interviews that […]

“Let the Sun Shine In” Parade to Celebrate 50th Corn Hill Arts Festival

By Elaine Lennox, Corn Hill Arts Festival Sponsor/Media Chair The 2018 Corn Hill Arts Festival will celebrate its roots which began in 1969 on Greenwood Street. Fifty years ago, the early organizers were mostly young adults and college art students attending the downtown RIT campus. They chose to live in Corn Hill because of the […]

Wanted:1971 Corn Hill Arts Festival Poster

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Corn Hill Arts Festival this summer, images of all the posters will in the near future be placed on display at the Rochester Contemporary Art Gallery. But the 1971 version is apparently AWOL and the Corn Hill group, in cooperation with ESL Federal Credit Union, is asking for […]

Introducing the new Corn Hill Arts Festival Branding!

In preparation for this summer’s 50th annual Corn Hill Arts Festival, the arts festival committee is proud to announce the new branding for this and future festivals. Our committee met with our media partner, Archer Communications for several sessions in September and October to decide on the new logo and tag line. We felt that it […]

Save the Date: Celebrate 49 Years of the Corn Hill Arts Festival

Save the Date: March 23, 2018 This summer, on July 14 & 15, Corn Hill will celebrate its 50th Corn Hill Arts Festival. Our festival started very humbly, as the ‘Greenwood Area Arts Show’ in 1969. Fast forward to 2018, and our festival is now consistently ranked as one of the top art shows in […]