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July 27-28
Sights & Sounds Chalk Festival
Chelsea, Michigan


  • Downtown Chelsea 105 South Main Street Chelsea, MI, 48118 United States (map)
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Returning this year, Sounds & Sights Festival will hold its 7th Chalk Art event. This year we will be featuring several professional pavement artists and holding our annual chalk contest. Participants of all abilities and ages are encouraged to help transform concrete on West Middle Street into vibrant colors and works of art.  The contest will take place on Saturday, July 27th from 8am to 4pm in downtown Chelsea.

Spectators will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite piece of work in various categories.

The categories and prizes are:
*Best in Show: $325
*Best in Show Runner-up: $150
*Best Representation of Theme: $100
*Best Art Reproduction: $100
*Best Original Piece: $100
*Best Use of Color: $100
*Best 3D Piece: $100
*Best Youth Piece: $100
*Best Children’s Piece: $50 & $25
Artists’ Choice Award: $100
Sponsor Choice Award $100

*Indicates People Choice Awards.

For more information visit chelseafestivals.com/festival/chalk-art