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Jerry Smith Farm Inaugural Chalk Fest

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

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.

Activities Include

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

*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

8:00 am – 3:00 pm Artist Chalking Hours
11:00 am Open for Viewing
3:00 pm Chalking Closes
People’s Choice Judging Begins at 3:30 pm
8:00 pm Event Closes (we recommend covering your art if there’s a chance of rain)

Sunday Schedule

11:00 – 8:00 Viewing
5:00 Voting Closes
5:30 Winners Announced


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

Artist Registration Opens May 25, 2022