Become a part of the Connective Festival

The biggest art & music festival in Southern Chester County

Benefiting Oxford Mainstreet, Inc and the Oxford Arts Alliance



We are looking for volunteers in all areas of the festival! As a volunteer, you will play a key role in making this an amazing event. We can't do it without you!


Visual Arts

Visual artists of all media are invited to exhibit, sell and demonstrate their work at the Connective Festival. Gallery Row, World Market, and Demonstrator applications are now closed. There is still time to be considered for the Clash of the Canvases!

Food Vendors

Art, music, activities for all ages and of course, amazing food from trucks, carts & tents! Submissions for the 2019 Festival are NOW CLOSED.


Street Performers

The streets of Oxford will come alive with small ensembles, soloists, and musical acts who volunteer to bring their talents to street level. If you are interested in being part of one of the most vibrant and visible aspects of the festival, please apply by May 15, 2019.


Battle of the Bands

Digital Auditions are now open for the 2019 Connective Festival Battle of the Bands!! Bands selected through this juried process will compete for cash prizes and the chance to open the Main Stage of the 2019 Connective Art & Music Festival in Oxford, PA. This year’s competition will be held during the Connective Opener First Friday on August 2nd. Entry deadline is June 1st!


Musical Acts

Diverse, original musical acts for the Connective 2019 stages were selected by a jury who evaluated acts based on musicianship, live performance, original content, appropriateness, and cohesiveness with the overall mission of the festival. In order to be considered, acts must submit links to LIVE performance videos and contact information. Submissions for the 2019 Festival are NOW CLOSED.