Want To Be A Part Of Chalktoberfest? Here's how!
This award-winning festival attracts over 100,000 visitors of all ages to The Marietta Square the second weekend in October. Chalk artists from around the world come to delight visitors with their talents. Art vendors line the street with unique one-of-a-kind artwork while the Craft Beer Festival attendees enjoy of 120 craft beers and 25 wines. We welcome the community to participate in Chalktoberfest! Starting in mid-March we begin accepting application for artists, sponsors, and vendors. Applications are available online and spaces are quickly filled. We also invite you to try your hand at chalk art in our Community Chalk Competition or volunteer for one of many jobs.
Professional Chalk Artist
Chalktoberfest 2019 is looking for Professional Chalk Artists to apply to create large works of art on the streets of Marietta. Click on the button below to find out more and submit your application.
Community Chalk Competition
Sunday, October 13
Join our Community Chalk Contest! This is a chance for local artists to create their own chalk art at Chalktoberfest and be considered for awards. There are divisions for individual artists and for school teams, and three prizes are awarded within each age group.
Youth (Ages 6-12)
Teen (Ages 13-17)
Adult /Adult Student (Ages 18+)
School Team Divisions
Middle School Team
For more information, competition rules, and online registration, click the button below:
With over 100,000 visitors, Chalktoberfest is a fantastic festival to participate at. This year we are looking for Art & Craft and Local Artisan Vendors and Food Trucks only.
A high note of Chalktoberfest is the outstanding talent that performs on the stage in Marietta Square. Up-and-coming performers as well as established favorites entertain and delight audiences of all ages.