The Trout Lake Festival of the Arts invites all artists of the Columbia Gorge and surrounding areas to apply to exhibit at the 18th Annual Trout Lake Festival of the Arts, set for July 13 and 14. Applications must be received by March 31. All exhibiting artists must be juried; up to 50 artists will be selected in all mediums of two- or three-dimensional fine art and craft. The work will be judged on quality and creativity. The home of the Festival is an organic farm with a 1918 Craftsman farmhouse, a covered bridge over the White Salmon River and beautiful view of Mt. Adams.March 23, 2013 6:14 p.m. read more..