Meet Me in Morristown

Meet Me in Morristown transforms the downtown area of Morristown into a center for art, music and fun on the last Thursdays of May through August. Visual artists set up tables to showcase and sell their art, musicians dot the downtown, street performers engage audiences and Morristown businesses operate sidewalk sales and demonstrations.

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Thursdays: May 26, June 30, July 28 and August 25 (Rain dates are the next day – on Friday.) Locations: May & July Music at Morristown Green, Artists booths start at DeHart and South Streets and move down South Street); June and August at the Vail Mansion Lawn (South Street, Miller Road to Elm Street). 

Morristown Business Sidewalk Sales: 11AM to 8PM; Art Sales & Entertainment: 5PM to 9PM

Entertainment: On May 26, our first featured band of the MMiM series, Fish Eyed Blues will perform on the Morristown Green. Fish Eyed Blues plays a variety of blues/rock music including Stones, Creme, Hendrix, Clapton, Wilburys, ZZ Top, Allman Brothers, BB King and more. Opening for them will be The FlipCharts.

We are pleased to announce the Atrium Art Gallery’s latest show, Reemergence and Renewal (located in the Morris County Administration and Records Building, 10 Court Street, Morristown) will have extended hours from 5PM – 9PM for all 4 Meet Me in Morristown events! 

 

Are you interested in participating in Meet Me in Morristown?

Artists: To begin the selection process, please email the following to Jody Marcus at Morris Arts as soon as possible:
1. Brief artist bio or summary of your artwork.
2. Photo or video examples of your artwork.
3. Artist website (if applicable).
4. Dates you are interested in participating (May, June, July and/or August). 
If you are selected to participate in MMIM, you will be emailed the registration link to complete your registration. 

Participant Guidelines:
• The event includes art, music and performance art. The visual artwork must be original and not commercial or reproduced artworks. 
• Sale or promotion of food or food products is not allowed.
• Participants are responsible for all set up, break down and cleaning of their locations.  Chairs, tables or racks will not be provided.
• You can use up to 3ft in depth, and 6-10 ft. in length and must be 6ft from other artists’ space.  Pedestrian must have access to the sidewalk.
• Electricity is NOT provided. Sidewalk musicians are required to play acoustically, as we have limited space for musicians. 
You must set-up in the space designated by event organizers.

Please note: registration for MMIM will require a $25 nonrefundable participation fee per month.

  • Morris Arts does not accept special requests for placement.
  • All artists are placed by random to keep the event fair and fun for everyone. 

Morristown joins some of the country’s most livable towns by using arts and culture to promote and strengthen our downtown economy. By combining our business and arts communities, Meet Me in Morristown promotes our downtown area and encourage more people to come to shop and dine.