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Sidewalk Chalk Art Festival Oct. 18-20
Legend Design Studio is calling all art enthusiasts! Kanab is having its first ever Sidewalk Chalk Art Festival. Join our amazing featured artists Doug Monson, Sherry Rauch and Jennifer Capson. Bring yourself, your family, your friends, and your might-be friends to draw on the sidewalk on Center Street in Kanab. Event shows on Saturday, October 20 all day.
The sidewalk is open to start drawing on Thursday, Oct. 18 at 1 p.m. and Friday, Oct. 19 all day. Entries must be completed by 3 p.m . Saturday for judging. Awards will be announced at 5 p.m. on the stage behind the Kane County Tourist Information Building.
You can enter as an individual or as a group. There will be cash prizes for winners and local fame in the paper. Text or call Nichole Houston at 801-755-2440 to register. Categories are Jr. youth (5-10), Youth (11-14), high school (15-18), and adult.
There will also be prizes for the best youth group and adult group entry! This is going to be a fun event! Cost is $25 to enter and proceeds will go to benefit Kanab’s after school art program. Donations and entries will sponsor a student’s tuition, and help with art supplies and community involvement. Come on out and show us what you can do.
This event is being held in conjunction with the Art Council’s Red Rocktoberfest. There will be a table set out that you can get supplies and enter up until 1 p.m. on Saturday. Participants will be given a set of pastels and a brush. You don’t have to have experience to enter.
We want everyone to participate, so don’t be shy. We will also have an area for kids to play and learn! This is a family event that is designed to get kids excited about art.