The 4th Annual Hudson Valley Chalk Festival will be taking place this weekend in New Paltz, NY. It will be taking place July 22-24, 2016. The festival is free for you to attend and will be taking place from 9AM to dusk. The fun will be in the area in and around the Water Street Market, 10 Market St, New Paltz.

Here are a few things that you can expect to see, according to their website:

  • 22 Top Professional Street Painters From Around The World
  • 17 Local Artists
  • Live Music
  • Open Chalking Area For Everyone
  • Raffle
  • Chalk Car
  • Free Face Painting
  • Cornhole
  • Shopping, Food & Much More

Note* The artists that are participating in this weekend event are all volunteers and are not being paid or compensated for their time or supplies.

For more information visit their website at

Here is a look at one of the previous festival: