Lights! Camera! Action! “Hollywood” is the theme for this years festival and there will be no shortage of extraordinary themed art and activities!! The Shops at Riverwoods will be filled with excitement this weekend as Utah’s largest chalk art festival, Chalk The Block For Charity Utah ™, will return for it’s eighth year!
Chalk the Block For Charity Utah ™ is partnering with Spectrum Academy to create this must- see community event! The proceeds from this event will support Spectrum Academy’s efforts to build brighter futures for children with autism. It is a worthwhile cause, as well as a weekend full of beautiful art and creativity! 300 various artists from around the state will be chalking their masterpieces directly on the pavement as well as nine featured artists creating some amazing 3D artwork.
Chalk The Block For Charity Utah™ will have activities for everyone including: The Spectrum of Colors Glow Run, live entertainment, kids sidewalk chalk, scavenger hunt, and most of all, one-of-a-kind chalk art. Saturday afternoon there will be great music, fun photo ops, and amazing deals/promotions from The Shops at Riverwoods merchants! The live entertainment on the gazebo includes some amazing local bands such as: Mid-life Crisis, Life Threads, and The FUNdeMENTALS. See complete list of performances on our Facebook page.
The Shops at Riverwoods is located, 4801 N University Ave. Provo, Utah, 84604.
Artists start chalking August 8th, but the main festival days will be Friday August 9th, and Saturday August 10th, from 9 am-10 pm.