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WANT TO BE A PART OF CHALKTOBERFEST? HERE'S HOW!

This award-winning, family-friendly, festival attracts over 80,000 visitors of all ages to the Marietta Square on the second weekend in October.  Chalk artists from around the world come to delight visitors with their talents.  Art & craft vendors line the streets with unique, one-of-a-kind artwork, while the Craft Beer Festival attendees enjoy of 120 craft beers and 25 wines.  Visitors can enjoy live music, food trucks, a Community Chalk Competition, and a scavenger hunt.

There are so many ways in which to participate in Chalktoberfest!  We need sponsors, artists, volunteers, vendors, food trucks, entertainers, and Community Chalk participants. 

ALL WEEKEND
We are quickly filling up. There are a few food truck and cart vendor spaces still available. The art & craft vendor spaces are full for 2024. With over 80,000 visitors, Chalktoberfest is a fantastic festival to be part of.
SATURDAY OR SUNDAY
Volunteers play a vital role in the success of Chalktoberfest. We need over 400 volunteers to help with everything from setting up and taking down the festival, face painting, selling beer, the beer festival, and many other jobs. Age 16+ (unless working with a parent). If you would like to volunteer, we would love to have your help. You can email: jennifer@mariettacobbartmuseum.org
Entertainment

ENTERTAINMENT

ALL WEEKEND
A high note of Chalktoberfest is the outstanding talent that performs on the stage in Marietta Square. 
ALL WEEKEND
Sponsor blocks sell-out quickly! Your company name will be displayed on a chalk block, t-shirts and other locations during Chalktoberfest. This award-winning festival attracts over 80,000 people so if you want to get your name in front of the Cobb County community and support the Marietta Cobb Museum of Art. Email us to find out more: sally@mariettacobbartmuseum.org
Community-Chalk-Comp

COMMUNITY CHALK COMPETITION

sunday, 11:00am-3:00pm
Applications open June 2024! Join our Community Chalk Contest! Local artists can create their own chalk art at Chalktoberfest. There are divisions for school teams, as well as youth, teen, and adult individual artists.  
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PROFESSIONAL CHALK ARTIST

ALL WEEKEND
Applications have closed for 2024. Applications will open in March 2025.