Artist Insurance

The ArtFest Fort Myers insurance company is requiring that all Artists carry liability insurance in the amount of $1,000,000 and provide a Certificate of Insurance naming ArtFest Fort Myers, Inc. as additional insured. As you may know, this has become a requirement of most art festivals across the country. By accepting our invitation to participate in ArtFest Fort Myers 2020, Artists agree to provide a Certificate of Insurance — due by December 16, 2019.

Artists may not setup or exhibit until the approved Certificate of Insurance is received by ArtFest Fort Myers.

If you do not already have insurance

You can purchase a short-term liability insurance policy for $40 from Francis L. Dean Associates of Florida, LLC. (Francis L Dean & Associates of Florida, LLC is an affiliate of Francis L Dean & Associates, a national insurance company – They will enter the correct information and forward your Certificate of Insurance to ArtFest Fort Myers. They also have an annual policy available, if that is more attractive for you.


Of course, may also purchase insurance from an agency of your choice.

If you already have insurance

Email a Certificate of Insurance to Your insurance company should be fully aware of this type of wording and most will issue a Certificate with no cost to you.

The Certificate Holder box must say: ArtFest Fort Myers, Inc.

The Additional Insured wording must say: ArtFest Fort Myers, Inc., its representatives and the City of Fort Myers additional insured for ArtFest Fort Myers January 31, February 1 & February 2, 2020, to be held in the downtown Fort Myers city streets.

Note: ArtFest Fort Myers, Inc. does not sponsor nor endorse any insurance providers. This information is provided as one of many possible insurance options available. When seeking an insurance provider, one should review all applicable terms and conditions.


Saturday and Sunday, February 1 & 2, 2020
10 am - 5 pm
On the waterfront in historic downtown Fort Myers

Opening Night: Friday, January 31 • 6 - 9 pm

Phone: 239-768-3602


We're delighted to have helped Babcock Ranch launch the inaugural Babcock Ranch Art Show with artists of the quality you enjoy every year at ArtFest Fort Myers. We encourage artists to apply for the Babcock Ranch Art Show and everyone to enjoy other Babcock Ranch events.