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Thank you to all the artists and fans who VOTED at our inaugural Chalk Fest this weekend. It was a very CLOSE competition so every vote mattered.

Congratulations to our 2022 Chalk Fest WINNERS:

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1st Place – Elizabeth #8

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2nd Place – Lindsey C #10

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3rd Place – Giovanna #6

Jerry Smith Farm Inaugural Chalk Fest

July 23 – 24, 2022 | 11:00 am – 8:00 pm

JERRY SMITH FARM
7150 18th Street (Highway L)
Kenosha, WI 53144

Join us for our People’s Choice Chalk Fest being held on the front half of the farm on July 23 – 24. Judging begins promptly at 3:30 pm on Saturday, July 23, 2022, and ends at 5 pm on Sunday, July 24, 2022. Winners will be announced at 5:30 pm on Sunday.

CRAFT VENDOR SIGN-UP FORM
FOOD TRUCK VENDOR SIGN-UP FORM

Activities Include

  • Chalk Walk & Voting (begins Saturday at 3:30 pm*)
  • Beer Garden
  • Grilled Fare
  • Artisan Booths
  • Shop Summer Favorites in the Country Store!
  • Live Music

*Please note that the voting will be paperless and will be via a webpage you will reach via a QR code.

The event will go on rain or shine and there is no admission fee. Carry-ins are not allowed. NO pets allowed.

Calling All Artists

Artists must pre-register for their 8’ x 8’ square, submit a $35 registration fee, and sign guidelines prior to participation. There is a limited number of spaces available and they are being sold on a first come first serve basis. This is a family-friendly event and all artwork is required to be suitable for family and public viewing. All artists must be 17 years or older.

Saturday Schedule

8:00am–3:00pm: Artist Chalking Hours
11:00am: Open for Viewing
11:00am–2:00pm: Judson Brown Band (Live Music)
3:00pm: Chalking Closes
3:30pm: People’s Choice Judging Begins
4:00pm –7:00pm: Crooked Fences (Live Music)
8:00pm: Event Closes (we recommend covering your art if there’s a chance of rain)

Sunday Schedule

11:00am–8:00pm: Viewing
2:00pm–5:00pm: Tom Rutledge (Live Music)
5:00pm: Voting Closes
5:30pm: Winners Announced

Awards

1st Place People’s Choice: $500
2nd Place: $350
3rd Place: $150

Artist Registration Opens May 25, 2022

DOWNLOAD RULES HERE

LIVE MUSIC SCHEDULE

Saturday, July 23rd 

  • Judson Brown Band 11 am – 2 pm
  • Crooked Fences 4 pm – 7 pm

Sunday, July 24th 

  • Tom Rutledge 2pm – 5pm

FOOD TRUCKS

  • Rocket Tacos
    • Saturday, July 23rd from 11:00-4:00pm
    • Sunday, July 24th beginning at 11:00am

VENDOR FAIR

  • Sage Creative Art
  • Happy Ears
  • Rooted
  • Ems Magical Treasures
  • Evins Enchilados