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A South Florida Signature Event!
Join the tens of thousands of art lovers who will attend the Annual Festival over the weekend. With more than 600 artists on the pavement, music on the mainstage, restaurants, shops, festival food court and bistro, you’re sure to get caught up with the excitement.
Admission is FREE!
Since its creation in 1995 by a small group of Lake Worth residents led by Erin Allen and Maryanne Webber, the Street Painting Festival has grown into the most highly anticipated free cultural event in South Florida. Modeled after I Madonnari Italian Street Painting Festival in Santa Barbara, California, the art of street painting has attracted onlookers since the 16th century, when crowds would gather to watch as itinerant artists created masterworks on the cobblestones. Now in its third decade, the Lake Worth Street Painting Festival attracts 100,000 visitors each year.
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Welcome to 10th Annual Chalk Festival
Escape to beautiful Safety Harbor for a magical experience in art. Stroll quaint Main Street, view historical landmarks, shop eclectic boutiques and enjoy the area’s finest restaurants as you watch local, national and international artists create sidewalk art that is as real as Picasso & Rembrandt. Proceeds from Bloom N Art N Chalk Fest benefit Safety Harbor Regional Museum fund local art projects and scholarships
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Come watch me chalk a 12'x12' masterpiece for The Blue Walk in beautiful Santa Barbara, California at the Mission.
Madonnari, or street painters, transform the Mission plaza using pastels on pavement to create 150 vibrant and colorful, large scale images. The festival benefits the Children's Creative Project, a nonprofit arts education program of the Santa Barbara County Education Office. The Project serves 50,000 children in more than 100 schools with visual and performing arts workshops and performances throughout Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties.
Festival hours are 10-6 daily. Admission is free.
I will be participating in this inaugural event in Simi Valley, California
The Simi Valley Chalk Fest is the first annual art festival that brings nationally recognized “madonnari”, or chalk artists, together at the Simi Valley Town Center. Come watch the artists transform the street into a vibrant canvas before your very eyes. This open-aired festival will feature live entertainment, kids art section, and a selection of local vendors. The festival is teaming up with American Hope Resources and the Simi Valley Police Department to raise money for the Simi Valley Free Clinic.
This 2-day event is free and fun for the whole family!
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Hailed as the most important pavement art event in the world, the International Chalk Festival will run four days, at the Venice Airport Fairgrounds, from November 9 through 12 with the 2018 theme announced GARDEN OF WONDERS "a tribute to the marvels of the natural world and the human imagination."
The festival affords a once-a-year opportunity to become an integral part of the fine art creative process. From start to finish, you can witness the largest gathering of renowned pavement artists perform using the road surface as a canvas to develop oversized masterpieces in chalk.