2020 'Paint Out Chadds Ford' Plein Air Event

The Chadds Ford Historical Society is hosting its 12th annual Plein Air art event from February 6th though 8th. During each day, Mid-Atlantic artists will brave the chilly weather and paint scenes around the Brandywine Valley. On Saturday, they will frame the 'still wet' paintings and hang them in the Visitor Center exhibit and meeting rooms. That evening from 6pm - 8pm, the Society will host a special Artist Reception where guests can meet the artists, discuss their creations and purchase the artwork. Light refreshments, wine and beer are being served. Artwork will be on display and available for purchase through March 14th, 2020.

Reception Hours:

February 8: 6pm - 8pm


A special free viewing will follow Sunday, Febuary 9th, 1 to 5pm. 



Barn Visitors Center

1736 Creek Road, Chadds Ford, PA 19317



Admission is $10 per person for the Artists Reception. Purchase tickets online or at the door.



Visitors Center parking lot behind building. Enter at the front door by Creek Road.


Artist Application:

Application window is closed. Thank you to all the artists who applied this year! The participating artists will be informed on Friday the 24th of January.

Artists Participating in 2020 Paint Out: Chadds Ford