The Downtown Penticton Association is hosting the “Ellis on the Rise Block Party” on May 25, 2018. During this event the street will be closed to traffic and the second annual Ellis Street Chalk Painting Challenge will kick off. This event is a fantastic opportunity to show case Penticton’s up and coming artists.
- Each group (two members maximum) or individual will have a 10’ x 10’ section of road to work with
- Chalk will be provided in a variety of colours, artists may bring their own chalk
- Additional non-permanent art supplies can be used upon approval
- A rough sketch of the planned artwork must be submitted
- Artists may start at 4:00pm and must be completed by 6:30pm for public viewing and judging
- The chalk art will be judged by the community who will be given ballots to pick their favourite
- The top two teams will receive $100 in Downtown Dollars