South Bay Art Association is excited to bring another year of our plein Air Event to the East Patchogue, Hagerman, Bellport and Brookhaven Hamlet communities!

Due to the growth of the event, we will have to limit the entries to 40 artists, one entry per artist. Pre-registration online is mandatory. Payment in person at the Bellport Marina to pick up your goodie bag and official sticker will be on Saturday, July 15th, between 10 a.m. and 12 p.m!

Registration Cost: $10 (cash, please!)
Size Limit: 11″ x 14″ Framed
Mediums: Watercolor, acrylics, oils, alcohol ink, mixed media, etc. No photographs or digitally-enhanced images will be accepted.

If you have any questions about your mediums, please feel free to email us at All pieces must be 2D, D-ring, wired and read to hang when dropped off on Wednesday July 26, time to be announced.

All pieces will have the opportunity to be on display at Bellport Day on Saturday, July 29. Three judges will be reviewing the artwork, where prizes will be awarded for First, Second, and Third Place, and Honorable Mention! Remember, 100% of the selling price goes to the artist. We will not be taking a commission. 

Important Dates to Know

Saturday, July 15, 2023: Registration Meet-Up at the Bellport Marina, 10a.m. to 12p.m.
Saturday, July 15 through Wednesday, July 26: Artist time to paint!
Saturday, July 22, 2023: Plein Air & Photography Field Trip to Bush Farm & Museum (REGISTRATION BELOW), at 12 p.m.
Wednesday, July 26, 2023: Artwork Drop Off. Time to be announced.
Saturday, July 29th, 2023: Artwork Judging & Exhibit at Bellport Day, Bellport Village.

Interested in registering? GREAT! Registeration is below!

Bush Farm & Museum Field Trip

South Bay Art Association has gotten premission to paint & photograph the grounds of Bush Farm & Museum in Brookhaven on July 22, 2023 and 12 p.m.

This is an amazing opportunity to gather with your fellow artists and paint a beautiful property FILLED with so many inspritational historical buildings.

Please register below if you will be joining us!