View the 2017 artist gallery → Each year, winners of the Top 14 awards at the Mainsail Art Festival — the Best of Show and ten Awards of Excellence — will not have to go through the screening process and will be accepted automatically into the next year’s show. Each of the top 11 [...]

Young at Art

Mainsail’s Young at ARt Student Exhibition features the best artwork from students throughout Pinellas County in grades K through 12. Student artwork is juried from hundreds of pieces of artwork submitted by teachers from public and private schools. The student show judge selects twelve Awards of Excellence for outstanding artwork for grades [...]

Performing Arts

The Mainsail Art Festival has always presented a wide range of the performing arts for visitors entertainment. With an eclectic mix of Mime, Strolling Minstrels, Steel Drums and Bands on the stage, there is plenty to see and enjoy. View the Performing Arts Schedule.

Culinary Arts

Sail Away to a World of Tastes — Delicious food, beverages and treats will be available at this year’s MainSail Art Festival in St. Petersburg, Florida. See complete list of participating restaurants and food vendors.

Poster Artist

2017 Poster Artist: Lorri Honeycutt Lorri spent her childhood in Carolina Beach, North Carolina. After completing her education in North Carolina, she spent a lengthy career in the high tech computer world in Austin, Texas. She has experienced her share of both hurricanes and flash floods. In 2004, Lorri decided to take a [...]