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Perry Chalk Art Festival

2018 Theme: Illusions


When & Where:  July 14, 2018
Downtown Perry, NY

Tickets to Taste of Summer

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The Featured Artists for 2018 are the Fitzsimmons brothers!

Event Schedule-Perry Chalk Art Festival

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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

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

Rob Falgiano - lyrical originals & 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

10:00AM - 3:00PM at Arts Council for Wyoming County Rufus Smith Satellite Gallery, Main Street

View the works of this year's Feature Artists - The Fitzsimmons Brothers

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

Jason the Juggler - balloon art, juggling and more

8:00AM - 1:00PM

Donation based classes sponsored by the Letchworth Yoga Collective and Genesee Dance Theatre:

  • 8:00 am Hatha Yoga with Pam Bliss, RYT 
  • 9:30 am Barre FIT with Sarah Keeler
  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Free Dance for Kids
  • 12:00 pm Mommy & Me Yoga and Pilates with Sarah Keeler 

All levels welcome! To reserve space email sarah@geneseedance.org or text (585) 237-8815 

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

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

2018 Food & Beverage Guests

Event Information

  •  Free Shuttle Service to the event
  • RAIN DATE: July 21, 2018 (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

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

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

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