Chalk The Lot

 

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FUN is had in COLOR! 

Check out local artists in three categories as they create beautiful chalk art and compete for prizes!

WHEN: Saturday, June 12th, 2021 – 7am-2pm
WHERE: DeNooyer Chevrolet Parking Lot, 5800 Stadium Drive, Kalamazoo, MI 49009

SPECTATORS
Members of the community are welcome to stop by the DeNooyer Chevrolet dealership, located on Stadium Drive,  to watch live chalk art being created. Registered artists will be showcasing their work and creating one-of-a-kind pieces of art during this time, using chalk, on the dealerships lot. This event is family friendly and free to the public and will feature refreshments, summertime games and of course the beautiful masterpieces that family, friends, and professionals create. Art creation happens from 7am-Noon and judging will happen from Noon to 1pm with awards immediately following.

 

ARTISTS
Artist registration deadline is April 30th. A local celebrity panel of judges will vote one winner for each of the three competing categories:
-student (high school)
-adult (18 years or older)
-family/team (4 members max).
These individuals will be awarded a $250 cash prize and a 1-year membership to the KIA! In addition, a People’s Choice Award will be voted on throughout the day of the event and voting will continue to be open until Friday, June 18th at Noon. This award is for $250 plus a 1-year membership to the KIA, as well! The community is invited to stop in all week look to look at the art (weather permitting) or vote via our social media pages.

Applications can be sent to events@denooyer.com.

Questions can be directed to Erin Sparks, Marketing Director, at 269-372-8454 or at events@denooyer.com.