2018 Nashville Chalk Fest
Nashville Chalk Fest is a free, 2-day street painting festival with entertainment, food, and family fun; featuring sidewalk chalk art by professional artists, hobbyist, and art enthusiasts from across the country. Nashville Chalk Fest was first held in 2015 to benefit the Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences in support of the Preschool for Children with Autism and the Mama Lere Hearing School as well as other hearing and speech programs . The Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences has provided hearing and speech services to patients of all ages and their families for over 60 years, offering every patient compassionate, personalized care.
September 22-23, 2018
The back side of Centennial Park, next to the train.
Saturday, September 22 | 9am-7pm
Sunday, September 23 | 11am-6pm
Fun for the entire family! View the schedules for the Entertainment Zone, The Family Art Zone, and the Fun Zone along with all the food truck vendors that will be at the festival this year.
View the incredible creations from the artist during previous years' festivals.
Learn what to do if you wish to become an artist at the 2018 festival along with the artist application as well as view the bios of currently scheduled artists.