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World of Chalk Art Festival at Tempe Marketplace
May 8 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
On May 8 at Tempe Marketplace, visitors can take a trip around the globe with the World of Chalk Art Festival!
From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., head to Tempe Marketplace for a festival of art as local artists create and celebrate cultures from around the world. The District Street and The District Stage will transform into a celebratory hub filled with live chalk murals and community performances. Create-your-own chalkboard craft for kids and enjoy a drink on the patio bar sponsored by Dave & Buster’s.
Six local community groups will be paying tribute to a variety of cultures from around the world. Full schedule below as below: 9 Dragons (Chinese Lion Dance) from 11:00 a.m. – 11:20 a.m.; Mariachi Juvenil de Mi Tierra (Mariachi) from 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.; Jukebox Studio (American Hip Hop Dance) from 12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.; Ken Koshio (Japanese Taiko Drumming) from 1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.; Yellow Bird Indian Dancers (Native American Song, Dance and Stories) from 1:45 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.; and the Ollin Yoliztli Dance Academy (Mexican Folklore Dance) from 2:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
For more information, visit www.tempemarketplace.com/chalk.