The ChalkFest event transforms The 400 Block sidewalks into a colorful display of drawings. Since 2004, this annual art festival has showcased artists of all ages and wowed art enthusiasts who observe the creative process and enjoy the finished art.|
Saturday, June 24th, 9am - 8pm and Sunday, Junes 25th, 9am - 4pm
Pre-registration is required. Costs $22. Chalk spaces are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. No cancellations or refunds. Each artist receives a box of 48 pastels and an assigned space. Go to www.wausauevents.org/chalkfest for more participant rules.
SMALL - (4 x 4 to 4 x 6)
MEDIUM - (5 x 6 to 6 x 7)
LARGE - (6 x 7 to 7 x 9)
Registration for Featured Artists begins April 24th with a Code. If you are a featured artist, you will receive the code to choose your square that week. Registration for all other participants opens at 9 pm on May 1st, 9 pm.
CHILDREN'S CHALKFEST SCHEDULE:
Saturday, June 24th, 9am - 4pm and Sunday, June 25th, 10am - 4pm
No registration is required. Kids under 12 can explore their artistic talents with two options.
Option 1 - For $3 you get a box of colored chalk and the use of a small chalkboard
Option 2 - For $10 you get a set of 12 pastels and a sheet of paper you can take home
Participant support tents will be allowed in designated areas set up approximately 10 feet from artist spaces. Artists can have a 10 tent, small shade awnings/umbrellas, and other coverings over their space as long as it does not infringe on neighboring artists.
Wausau's 400 Block (View)
400 3rd Street
Wausau , WI 54403
|Minimum Age: 12|
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|