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Artists are invited to compete in our chalk art contest!

Beginners or professional skill levels welcome!
Ages 15 & older allowed
Individual or a team of 4 is able to participate.

1st, 2nd, 3rd prizes awarded!

WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 14
TIME: 11a-2p (check in at 10:30a)
COST: $3.00 individual, $10.00 team
REGISTER HERE: 320-262-5288 or visit https://willmarparksandrec.recdesk.com/Community/Program/Detail?programId=874

Space is limited. Be sure to register to claim your lot spot!

Spectators are welcome as we will have food trucks, music, and animals to check out!

Event Details:
– Artists will be working in a 3ft x 3 ft art square.
– Artists will receive one basic box of chalk.
– Artists can bring their own chalk, pastels, charcoal, but MUST BE WATER BASED!
– Artists may use painting tape, rags, rulers, gloves while creating.
– This is a family friendly event. Artwork containing nudity, profanity, or content deemed inappropriate will be removed and artist disqualified.
– There will be a ‘kid friendly’ chalk zone where non-competing artists can create.
– If inclement weather, we will contact participants registered and share on local radio, and Facebook site.

Judging:
– Upon completion of the contests, staff will capture images of all artwork. We will have voting begin both on site and on our Facebook and Instagram pages until Friday, September 20 @ 4:00p.
– Winners of 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place will receives prizes.

Suggested Supplies to bring:
-Broom for cleaning drawing area.
– A towel or gardener’s pad or knee pads to kneel on.
-Masking tape for creating sharp borders. Tape must removed when finished.
– Gloves to protect your hands.
– Sunscreen, hats, sunglasses to protect from the sun as there is limited shade available in the parking lot.
– Refreshments/snacks- No Glass or Alcohol allowed.