Scope out all the fun and artful activities that the 2017 Kerrville Chalk Festival offers.
Chalk Walk – From classics to contemporary, experience the art of street painting from more than 60 artists throughout the weekend. Watch as artists create spectacular chalk drawings in all styles and sizes.
Children’s Chalk Area – Children are invited to draw with chalk at the Festival in a specific area. Chalk kits for children will include a two by two foot square of fresh pavement and a small bag of chalk. Each square with chalk kit will cost $10. Children must be accompanied and supervised. The expanded Kid’s Zone now includes:
- Face painting and balloon art
- Interactive photo mural where attendees snap a picture alongside a vertical wall to instantly share on social media.
Chalk the Star – Kerr Arts & Cultural Center artists will wow you as they chalk the Peterson Plaza star that is situated near the gate of the historic Schreiner Mansion.
Schreiner Mansion Tours – Come and explore one of Kerrville’s most beautiful and historic homes. Tour the Mansion and see highlights of the past and present with a guided volunteer docent. Representing more than 135 years of social, architectural and cultural history, visit this restored home of Captain Charles Schreiner.
Entertainment – Stroll Peterson Plaza or find the perfect spot on the lawn to listen to great music from talented performers including Willow City, Fritz Morquecho, The Shim Trio, Celtic Comfort, Maggie Meek, Dixieland All Stars, bagpipers, as well as Flamenco guitar performed by Randy Cordero. Click Musicians to see our entertainment line-up.