Donation$10 Adult / $5 Student
Jan 1st - Dec 31st12am
YES, I Want to be Involved - CLICK HERE! We hope you join us to host a full scale International Chalk Festival. You can become a Sponsor, Be a Participating Artist, Volunteer, Help with Fundraising, so let us know how you can help. CLICK HERE to let us know you are interested.
The Chalk Festival current 2023 projects include:
1. Avenue of Art: Adding 100 paintings to the Avenue of Art. A curated sidewalks exhibition painted by professional artists, students and the community to create a walking tour of art.
2. Sarasota Chalk Art Contest: Artists are given quality large format archival paper to create masterpiece with chalk. The paper is taped to storefront windows and artists have 6 hours. Prizes are awarded at 4:30 PM. The public can purchase the artworks.
3. International Sarasota Chalk Festival & Floralia Infiorata debut in Sarasota November 8-10,2024
4. Chalk Festival legacy film and history 2007 - 2023 is already underway (finding video that others may have to contribute.)
5. Documenting and preservation of historical Chalk Festival memorabilia.
6. Fundraising for the preservation of Eduardo Kobra's mural downtown Sarasota that was painted on the Burns Court Villas wall in 2011.
7. Organize events and movies associated with the Chalk Festival and relevant to the community at Burns Court Cinema and Film Festivals.
We are always in need of help should any of the projects interest you, please reach out to us!