There is no cost to attend the art festival.
As a core Business and Arts Integration method, the Park Place Chalk Art Festival provides unique experiences for the community to have creative experience in public spaces. SAACA supports this unique arts approach to expand opportunities for local artists to exhibit, develop and showcase their craft in the community, while giving youth and emerging artists the opportunity to participate in the arts in this creative and interactive way.
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Get Involved and HELP US SAVE THE FESTIVAL!
Become an event sponsor. Sponsor an event mural!
Sponsor a Mural for $1,000
Each featured mural artist will create an 8-by-6-foot piece, based on themes from desert landscapes and cultural inspirations to natural history and space. Professional artists will create magnificent works themed in culture, science, nature, botany, local nonprofits and more. Sponsors will receive their logo sketched into the mural by a local artist, as well as business or individual name recognition in all of the mural signage, as well as web, email, press and printed marketing outreach.
Sponsor the KidsZone $3,000
A community participation mural will be developed utilizing public participants, students and event attendees in a progressive, eclectic mural growing to a super-sized street piece. The Park Place Chalk Art Festival Kidzone is a space where imaginations soar and children can participate in their own original pieces of chalk art. The Kidzone will be managed by an artist instructor specialized in working with children. Sponsor (1 Sponsor) will receive their logo sketched into the mural by a local artist, as well as business or individual name recognition in all of the mural signage, as well as web, email, press and printed marketing outreach.
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Check back soon for a full list of participating 2017 mural artists.
Thank you to all of our participating 2016 artists!
Come one, come all…all ages and artist are welcome to participate in the engaging KidsZone and Community Participation areas. Designated areas will be available to all attendees in the Sears outdoor courtyard, next to Total Wine, as well as the Macy’s outdoor courtyard walkways beginning near the North entrance.
Parking is available free of charge at the Park Place Shopping Center. If you are an individual, family, emerging artist or professional artist and would like to get involved in the festival, all you need to do is show up at the festival, and you will be provided with complimentary pastel chalk and a designated space to create your own masterpiece.