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Perry Chalk Art Festival

2019 Theme: Small


When & Where: 

July 13, 2019
Downtown Perry, NY 8:30AM - 4:30PM

Rain Date:  July 20th (chalking only)

*NEW IN 2019* 

Welcome to 3D Artists Craig & Jamie Rogers from Wisconsin!

Tickets to Taste of Summer

  • Purchase your tickets on EventBrite here!
  • For more information, feel free to message us on Facebook.

The Featured Artist for 2019 is Claire Wood!

Event Schedule-Perry Chalk Art Festival

Please visit us here and on Facebook for updates and more information as the event date draws closer!

8:00AM - 2:00PM

Aspiring Artists Event for Ages 5-9. Register at the Event Table.

8:00AM - 10:30AM

Adult Chalk Artist Registration

8:30AM - 3:00PM

Adult Artists Chalking


Youth Artist Registration

11:00AM - 3:00PM

Youth Artists Chalking

11:00AM - 3:00PM

Art Clubs Chalking

4:00PM - 4:30PM

Artist recognition, prizes and closing ceremony

Music at Festival Plaza (unless otherwise noted)

8:30AM - 10:30AM

Kelly's Old Timers - round & square dances, classics

10:00AM - 1:00PM

Elise Kelly - original vocals & guitar at Farmers' Market

10:45AM - 1:15PM

Creek Bend - bluegrass & humor

11:45AM - 2:30PM

Johnny Bauer - covering all musical bases with vocals & guitar    at Taste of Summer Lake Street stage

1:30PM - 4:15PM

The Brothers Blue - American Folk Traditional Trio 


9:30AM - 3:00PM at Festival Plaza

Face painting with Mugsy the Clown and Fancy Faces

10:30AM - 12:30PM at Festival Plaza

Jason the Juggler - balloon art, juggling and more

All Day

Our guests, Craig and Jamie Rogers, create a 3D chalk art masterpiece.  Check out their work on their website!

All Day

  • Freestyle chalking - We supply the chalk and the space so everyone can create a mini-masterpiece
  • Chance Auction
  • Girl Scout Craft Table
  • Sand boxes
  • Bounce house
  • Giant Jenga
  • Pop up dance performances by KM Dance Center &  Genesee Dance Theatre 

Tour de Per-'RY

Perry Village Park, Lake St
8:00AM: Mass starts for bicyclists

More info at Tour de Per'RYs Facebook page.

Perry Chalk Art Festival

Downtown Perry
8:00AM - 2:00PM

Artist recognition, prizes and closing ceremony
4:00 - 4:30PM

Perry Farmers' Market

Enjoy fresh produce, meats, cheeses, pastries, fresh cut flowers, and more!

Borden Avenue, Downtown Perry
8:30AM - 1:00PM

See more at Perry Farmers' Market's Facebook page!

Perry Public Market

Enjoy a wide selection of vendors offering unique, handmade goods.  

Downtown Perry
8:30AM - 4:00PM

Taste of Summer Fine Dining Event

For three tickets per taste, festival-goers get a sample of a succulent seasonal dish created by regional chefs and inspired by the freshest of local ingredients. 

Lake Street, Downtown Perry
12:00 - 2:30PM
Live music, tickets required

Tickets available at The Hole in the Wall, The Biblio Tech Cafe, Tompkins Bank of Castile in Perry, M&T Bank on Main St. in Perry & slb Salon & Boutique.  Or make your purchase online!

20 tickets are $15 pre-sale or a dollar each at the event.

2019 Food & Beverage Guests

Music Lineup

  • Kelly's Old Timers- Round & square dances, classics
  • Creek Bend - Bluegrass & humor
  • The Brothers Blue- American Folk Traditional Trio Entertainment
  • Elise Kelly and Stone Soup - Original vocals and guitar

Family Fun

  • Jason the Juggler - Balloon art, juggling and more  (all day!)
  • Face painting with Mugsy the Clown and Fancy Faces (10:00AM - 1:00PM)

Art, Inside & Out

Across the street, at the Arts Council for Wyoming County visit: 

  • Main Gallery Exhibit will also be open; no entrance fees for either exhibit

Event Information

  • Free Shuttle Service to the event
  • RAIN DATE: July 20, 2019 (Chalk Art only)
  • For your artwork viewing pleasure, the Perry Downtown Festival Plaza will be closed to traffic through 3PM Sunday.


Thank you 2018 Sponsors!

Sustaining Sponsors and Grantors

A NYSCA Re-grant  I  Rebar Detailing Services, LLC  I  Town of Perry

Wyoming County Chamber of Commerce & Tourism  I  Village of Perry

Taste of Summer Sponsors

C&R Food Service, Inc. I Morgan Laundry Service

The Opici Wine Group I Pioneer, a Navient Company I SYSCO

Shuttle Bus Sponsor

The ARC of Livingston-Wyoming

Sustaining Signage Sponsor

Image Out Graphics

Gold Level Sponsor

Creative Food Ingredients. I. Hole in the Wall Restaurant and Lounge

Silver Lake Dental, PLLC  I  Table Rock Farm, Inc.  I  West's Bookkeeping Services

Silver Level Sponsor

Family Furniture  I  Grover & Bates Associates  I  Harding Plumbing and Heating

Sedam Tire

Bronze Level Sponsor

Bank of Castile and by Tompkins Insurance Agency  I  Bush Hill Florist & Gift Shoppe  I  Carquest Auto Parts Perry/Attica Auto Supply  I  Daryl’s Pizzeria  Donald G. Butler Construction Inc.  I  Hart’s Insurance  I  In Site:Architecture   John and Sarah’s Family Restaurant  I  J.N. White Designs  I  Perry Market Place R&R Lumberyard Restaurant  I  Silver Lake Sportsman's Club  I  Sunny Knoll Farms L.P.  I  Warsaw Pennysaver/Perry Shopper I Charcoal Corral I Once again Nut Butter

Other Sponsors

Kelly's Garage  I  Lila Pilates  I Park Lake Motel I Perry Garden Club             Stonewall Craftique  I  South Main Service Center I Kelly Motor Corp

Donated Art Supplies

Blick Art Materials

This program is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; administered in Wyoming County by the Arts Council for Wyoming County. We are also thankful to Friends of the Summer Saturdays Arts Series and for the generous donation of time from Arts Series demonstrators.

We are pleased to share this information on behalf of the event organizers.

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