Berkley Street Art Fest

 

 

 

 

When: July 14, 2018, 10 am to 6 pm

What: Downtown Berkley will be transformed with art as professional and amateur chalk artists create colorful street art with chances to win prizes. Commissioned artists will be creating murals on buildings throughout the city. Children will have the opportunity to create their own art in the children’s tent area too. People throughout metro Detroit will have the opportunity to watch these artists as their masterpieces come to life.

Where: Murals throughout downtown Berkley on Coolidge Hwy. and 12 Mile Rd.  Chalk Art takes place on Coolidge Hwy.

Who:  The Berkley Street Art Fest is brought to you by the Berkley Area Chamber of Commerce and the Berkley Downtown Development Authority working with a volunteer committee of City of Berkley departments, residents and business owners.

Who can participate in the chalk art contest: Participants of all abilities and ages are encouraged to help transform downtown Berkley into vibrant colors and works of art.  Registration fee includes 1 box of 24 artist chalk. Registered artists have chance to win cash prizes in these categories:
Adult – Age 18+, 1st, 2nd, 3rd prize
Youth – Age 12 to 17 on Day of event, 1st, 2nd, 3rd prize
Team/Family – Max. 4 members per Team/Family, 1st prize only
People’s Choice: Attendees who view your artwork will vote for their favorite one. 1st prize only.
Please read complete rules and guidelines before registering. Registration will open in January 2018.

2018 Sponsorship information available in January.

To see the 2017 murals please click here

Questions: email berkleystreetart@berkleychamber.com