Fourth annual chalk festival scheduled for Aug. 27

Jul 17, 2017
Courtesy of: Milly Burrows Bhen Alan will be the featured artist at the fourth annual chalk festival.

The Onset Bay Association will be sponsoring the fourth annual Chalk-Full-O-Fun Street Painting Festival on Aug. 27 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Prospect Park on Union Avenue in Onset.

Artists of all ages and abilities are invited to participate. The public is invited to vote for their favorite artist for the "People's Choice" award. There are also prizes for several other categories.

The featured artist is Bhen Alan, the winner of the "People's Choice" award in 2015 and 2016.

Entertainment will be provided from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. by acoustic musician and vocalist Peter Mundt. Activities will include an artisan craft fair, outdoor games, a story walk and a chalk art workshop.

Registration begins at 9 a.m. and is $5 for a full square and box of chalk or $2 for a quarter square and chalk. The rain date for this event is Sept. 3.

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Wareham and Rochester Cultural Councils.

For updates, visit the Onset Bay Association website at or call

508-295-7072 or 508-273- 5290.

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