Submit now for the ACCESS JC Fridays
on June 5, 2020
ACCESS JC FRIDAYS focuses on inclusion and encourages participants to present work from artists with disabilities and/or work that celebrates disability in any of its many forms, including, but not limited to: impairments that are cognitive, developmental, intellectual, mental, physical, and sensory.
61% of participants report a significant increase in foot traffic into their establishments on JC Fridays.
62% of businesses that participated in JC Fridays reported an increase in sales on JC Fridays as compared to a typical Friday ($250-500 more).
Use the link above to submit your event to JC Fridays. Learn more below.
Submissions Close: Friday, April 24 @5pm
2020 JC Fridays Dates:
March 6th | June 5th | September 11th | December 4th
How to Get Involved with JC Fridays
If you're an artist:
If you have a venue or business in Jersey City where you plan on showcasing your work, FANTASTIC! Make sure you speak with your venue partner about setting up a specific event for JC Fridays and submit using the submission above. If you need help finding a venue partner, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you're a venue/business:
61% of participants report a significant increase in foot traffic into their establishments on JC Fridays. If you have an arts event you plan on presenting for JC Fridays, FANTASTIC! Fill out the submission form above with all the info and we can take it from there. If you are not sure if your event qualifies, or if you want to participate but need to connect with an artist, contact us! What does the $25 submission fee get you? Inclusion in the JC Fridays Brochure (AHQ) (over 5,000 printed and distributed around Jersey City & Hoboken), listing with photo on the website, inclusion in the press release, inclusion in the neighborhood map, JC Fridays marketing toolkit (to help you publicize your event), participant surveys, post-event business surveys, and marketing/publicity support from the Art House staff.
ABOUT SUBMISSION DEADLINES:
Submissions generally open two months before the next JC Fridays and close one month before. We need at least four weeks to send the listings to our graphic designer and then to our printer to have the Art House Quarterly (where JC Fridays events are listed) printed. Additionally we need time to update this website, create the press release, facebook event, e-blasts, and social media campaigns. If you have missed the deadline, but still want to be featured online, email us at email@example.com to inquire about listing availability.