Downtown Chalk Art Festival – Saturday, September 9

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Downtown Chalk Art Festival

AIA Memphis and Memphis Heritage, Inc.
Building Stronger Communities Through Architectural Education and Awareness

Sponsored by:

Saint Francis Hospital and the Art Center

Additional Support provided by John Harrison Jones Architect and ReMax on the River

Saturday September 9, 2006

Memphis Farmers Market

at the Central Station Pavilion

West of Central Station, 545 S. Main St., Memphis, TN 38103

Registration: 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Contest Start/Finish Times: 9:30 am – 12:00 noon (participants may start at anytime)

Judging and Awards: 12:00 – 12:30 pm

Rain Date: Saturday, September 23, 2006
The Chalk Art Festival will take place in Downtown Memphis to celebration architecture, public spaces and of course Downtown! This event will attract participants and onlookers alike bringing kids, adults and families downtown for a day of fun, art, music and food. The Festival will take place on September 9, 2006 at the new Memphis Farmers Market in the South End. Prizes will be awarded in each category, and there will be free activities for the kids including face painting, balloon art, caricatures and more.

Theme Categories:

Memphis Architecture
Public Spaces
”My Favorite Thing About Downtown”

Registration Categories: Child (up to 13), Adult, Family/Team

Registration Fee: $20 and includes all supplies

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