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East End Arts Street Painting Festival

at Downtown Riverhead | Sun May 28


Downtown Riverhead

East Main Street
Riverhead, NY 11901
Tel: 631-727-0900
Contact Name: East End Arts
Visit Website: Website.

Date & Time

12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Sun, May 28, 2017
Cost: Free Event

A Memorial Day Weekend tradition where families and friends enjoy the creative spirit together. Join all the artists, musicians, and lovers of the arts, young and old, who gather on the grounds of East End Arts and along the Peconic River for this day-long celebration of the arts, centering around the Street Painting Festival, fashioned after the Italian street painters "I Madonnari", a street chalk art form dating back to the 16th century, as well as activities and entertainment for everyone. Street painting squares sponsored by businesses, families, and individuals are used as a canvas for inspirations in chalk.

Fun For The Whole Family

  • Street Painting
  • Fine Arts & Crafts Fair
  • Live Music
  • Gourmet Food Trucks
  • Drumming
  • Dance
  • Theatre
  • Children's Activities
  • And More...!

Street painters over 14 years of age are encouraged to register in advance. Pre-registered street painters will be matched with a sponsored square on a first-come-first-serve basis. Street painting squares may also be purchased for $20 on the day of the event. Materials included.

Rain Date: Monday, May 29, 2017, 2 - 5 PM

For more information, contact East End Arts at 631-727-0900