On June 17th from 10am – 4pm, artists of all ages will transform Northville’s sidewalks into works of art. Watch professional artist demonstrations, listen to lively music, and be a pART of the Arts and Acts fun! This year the Chalk Festival will be located on the sidewalks on Main, Wing, and Cady Streets. We will surround the Young Artists Fair with beautiful artwork!
Participants will be given a 12-color box of chalk and a square assignment at the registration table on June 17th beginning at 10am. The registration table will be located at the corner of Wing and W. Main Street. There is a $6.00 supply fee to participate. Register below!
Rules and Specification
Saturday, June 17th 10am-4pm
Rain date: Sunday June 18th 10am-4pm
We will provide one box of chalk to each participant or group of artists. Participants may bring their own chalk, brushes or water. All chalk must be water-based. No spray fixatives may be used.
Numbered squares will be assigned randomly and on a first-come, first-serve basis. Some squares may have cracks or texture variations. Make the most of these ‘imperfections’!
Check in will take place at the Chalk Festival tent at the corner of West Main and Wing Street beginning at 10am on Saturday, June 17th.
Prizes: Cash prizes will be awarded in each category.
Thank you for supporting the Northville Art House!
Our 2016 Award Winners:
Children: 1st Prize ($20): Mason Thomas, 2nd Prize ($15): Maya Laborite, 3rd Prize ($5): Alex Rogalski
Youth: 1st Prize ($30): Aiden Torres, 2nd Prize ($20): Erik Maahs, 3rd Prize ($10): Giovanna Reyes
Adult: 1st Prize ($50): Christina Tupper
Group: 1st Prize ($30): Angela Watkins and Friends
Special Thanks to our 2017 Chalk Festival Sponsor