Art Fair & Market Day



The Willoughby Arts Centre's Art Fair & Market Day is an annual event bringing our community together.

As a non-profit organisation we rely on the generous support of the community and our Art Fair & Market Day is our major fundraising event of the year. The much needed funds go directly to supporting local art and artists, the purchase of new equipment and building maintenance.


What's On

The day runs from 9am - 3pm. We often have long queues on opening so make sure you arrive early if you want first look at what's on offer.

What you can look forward to on the day:

  • Art sale (1,000+ artworks on sale)
  • Ceramics sale
  • Open studios/artist demonstrations
  • Art books and supplies stall
  • Jewellery and accessories stall
  • BBQ, cafe and coffee cart
  • Cakes and preserves
  • Kids activity with Szilvia Gyorgy

Kids' Activity // Quirky Animals

Artist and children's tutor Szilvia Gyorgy is holding a 'Quirky Animals' kids workshop from 10am - 2pm on the day. Head to 'The Cottage' on site for all the fun.



Willoughby Arts Centre
33 Laurel Street, North Willoughby

Can you help?

This wonderful community event only comes together thanks to the kind donations and help of our students, members and community at large. If you can lend a hand with something below we’d love to hear from you.

Any questions? Contact administrative assistant Lewellyn on 9958 6540 or email

Art Donations

We are seeking a collection of artwork from our community – works on both paper and canvas, framed and unframed. We are ready to accept your donations now and will do so up to Friday 22 March.

Where to donate? Bring your artwork to the office. Office hours are 9.30am - 4.30pm. If you are unsure whether your work is suitable for the sale please contact facilities assistant Lewellyn on 9958 6540.


Can you donate some time to volunteer? Please complete this Expression of Interest Form online which will automatically be forwarded to our volunteer organiser who will be in touch.

Alternatively, you can stop by the office and chat to Lewellyn or put your name down on one of the forms dotted around the Centre.