Celebrate the age-old tradition of street painting at Utah Foster Care’s Chalk Art Festival at the Gateway on June 19–20th (Friday–Saturday).

For festival hours and events, please see our Calendar.

Julie Kirk Purcell poses with enormous chalk mural.

We’d like to welcome ABC4 Utah as our media sponsor for this annual event, as well as world-renowned artist Julie Kirk-Purcell, as well as scores of talented local artists.

For 13 years, Utah Foster Care has been presenting this community art event to focus attention on how you can help change the lives of children in foster care here in Utah.

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Our Sponsors

The Gateway: Everybody's Downtown

GameWorksABC 4 Utah



Important Dates

May 1

Artist Team Information Due

May 15

Artwork Due

Friday, June 19

13th Annual Chalk Art Festival
Festival Hours: 2–9pm

Saturday, June 20

13th Annual Chalk Art Festival
Festival Hours: 10am–9pm
Foster Dad of the Year: Noon @ Main Stage
Artist Awards: 6pm @ Main Stage

Sunday, June 21

Murals remain in place all day, for Father’s Day viewing.

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