The fun starts this Saturday at noon and goes on until 6 pm. This is a FREE family-friendly event. There will be plenty of free parking in our garages.
The 2nd Annual Chalk Art Festival is back! After calling a raincheck due to weather conditions, the festivities are back on schedule, and artists are at the ready for a day “chalk” full of fun activities.
Come view elaborate chalk art designs by talented professional street painting artists at West 7th! Artists will begin at 12 p.m., so watch the pieces evolve as the day progresses.
In addition to the professional commissions, there will be an amateur artist competition. Prizes consisting of a combination of cash and gift cards for West 7th merchants will be given to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners, as determined by a panel of judges. There will also be a People’s Choice award given.
The festivities of the Chalk Art Festival include:
-Evolution of a professional street painting mural (with time lapse videos played during awards ceremony)
-Amateur artist competition
-Children’s art area
-Awards ceremony at 5:30 pm