Chalk it Up

Oct 12 2019 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Downtown San Antonio - Houston Street & Main Avenue

Chalk it Up

Artpace and media sponsor KRTU 91.7 FM present Chalk it Up 2019, a free community event on Houston Street and Main Avenue in downtown San Antonio.

This year's theme is SUSTAINABILITY We’re all in this together! Artpace is committed to a sustainable future by reducing waste and increasing efficiency at Chalk It Up, a Platinum Certified Event from the City of San Antonio’s Office of Sustainability. We invite TeamWorks, Artists, and community members to envision a better future with us by creating original murals along Houston St and Main Ave on October 12 that adhere to this year’s theme.

PUBLIC MURALSArtists from all walks of life create murals about their organizations and businesses along Houston Street and Main Avenue, led by YOU! Get in on the fun in the community-created H-E-B Freestyle mural.

ARTISTS: Artpace'a featured artists are some of the city’s best, and they play a prominent role in the success and enjoyment of Chalk It Up. Artists from across San Antonio create compelling, original murals on Houston Street & Main Avenue. 

FOOD TRUCKSSome of San Antonio’s finest mobile restauranteurs will park their food trucks in the Centro Park Food Court to offer fresh local food to hungry chalk artists of all ages.

LIVE MUSIC: The Argo Main Stage features a great lineup curated by KRTU 91.7 FM. The stage is centrally located on Main Avenue & Houston Street and features live music from The Spiders, Collective Dreams, and The Foreign Arm. 

FREESTYLELet your creative genius run wild in the H-E-B Freestyle Zones. Chalk provided and plenty of blank canvas along Houston St and Main Ave; you bring the artwork. This is the one time you’re allowed to play in the street!

COMMUNITY PARTNERSEngage your body and mind with one of our creative community partners. Make a giant chalk spirograph drawing with Chalka Khan, learn how to spin records with AM Project, and more!