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New Haven Chalk Art Festival

October 21, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Broadway Island 56 Broadway
New Haven, CT 06511 USA

View elaborate chalk art designs by talented artists, including a special piece by local chalk artist Andrea Casey.  Artists will compete for a $1,000 Hulls Art Supply & Framing Gift Card. 

Enjoy a day of art and entertainment in celebration of the local community in the heart of downtown New Haven and Yale University. The Shops at Yale invites all professional and amateur artists, students, and artist groups to participate in the 2nd Annual New Haven Chalk Art Festival. The Shops at Yale will provide exclusive offers to retailers and restaurants, raffles, giveaways and more! FREE and open to the public. NEW THIS YEAR second artists location in front of the Yale University Art Gallery!!

Magician, Kid’s Freestyle Zone, Face Painting, Choupette Crêperie, Neighborhood Music School Premier Jazz Ensemble (56 Broadway) and violin soloist from Yale School of Music (outside of the Yale University Art Gallery, 1111 Chapel Street).

Free parking is available at the 150 York Street parking garage. (Bring your ticket to the registration table and we’ll validate your parking.)

Visitors, click here for more information.

Artists, click here to register. Hurry, space is limited.

Photos from last year’s New Haven Chalk Art Festival. 

Upcoming Events

Sep
30
Sat
Mini Hand Pies at Katalina’s @ Katalina's Bakery
Sep 30 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Mini Hand Pies

Hand pies are easy and fun to assemble and make the perfect hand-held treat for fall parties. Catalonia’s will teach you to make homemade pie dough, then fill your hand pies with a variety of homemade sweet and savory fillings — in lots of fun shapes! Flavors include Cherry Cheesecake, Apple Cheddar, Nutella Banana, Chocolate Raspberry and Spinach Feta.

 

Class is limited to 10. This class is designed for adults, but Katalina’s welcomes teens over 14.

 

For more information and to view Katalina’s Fall Class Schedule, click here or call 203-891-7998.

Oct
6
Fri
An Enemy of the People at The Yale Repertory Theatre @ University Theatre
Oct 6 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

An Enemy Of The People

A small Norwegian town is banking on its medicinal baths to bring prosperity. But its economic growth and moral health are threatened when Dr. Thomas Stockmann uncovers a toxic secret that pits him against his brother, Mayor Peter Stockmann. In Ibsen’s thrilling political masterpiece, a family in power struggles over its obligations to each other and to society: who is the enemy of the people, and who is their benefactor?

For more information, click here or call (203) 432-1234.

Oct
7
Sat
Cookie Jar Class at Katalina’s @ Katalina's Bakery
Oct 7 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Cookie Jar

Master a broad range of classic cookies to keep your cookie jar filled all year long! Flavors include Chocolate Chunk, Oatmeal Raisin, Snickerdoodle and Raspberry Thumbprints.

 

Class is limited to 10. This class is designed for adults, but Katalina’s welcome teens over 14.

 

For more information and to view Katalina’s Fall Class Schedule, click here or call 203-891-7998.

 

An Enemy of the People at The Yale Repertory Theatre @ University Theatre
Oct 7 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

An Enemy Of The People

A small Norwegian town is banking on its medicinal baths to bring prosperity. But its economic growth and moral health are threatened when Dr. Thomas Stockmann uncovers a toxic secret that pits him against his brother, Mayor Peter Stockmann. In Ibsen’s thrilling political masterpiece, a family in power struggles over its obligations to each other and to society: who is the enemy of the people, and who is their benefactor?

For more information, click here or call (203) 432-1234.

Oct
9
Mon
An Enemy of the People at The Yale Repertory Theatre @ University Theatre
Oct 9 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

An Enemy Of The People

A small Norwegian town is banking on its medicinal baths to bring prosperity. But its economic growth and moral health are threatened when Dr. Thomas Stockmann uncovers a toxic secret that pits him against his brother, Mayor Peter Stockmann. In Ibsen’s thrilling political masterpiece, a family in power struggles over its obligations to each other and to society: who is the enemy of the people, and who is their benefactor?

For more information, click here or call (203) 432-1234.

Oct
10
Tue
An Enemy of the People at The Yale Repertory Theatre @ University Theatre
Oct 10 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

An Enemy Of The People

A small Norwegian town is banking on its medicinal baths to bring prosperity. But its economic growth and moral health are threatened when Dr. Thomas Stockmann uncovers a toxic secret that pits him against his brother, Mayor Peter Stockmann. In Ibsen’s thrilling political masterpiece, a family in power struggles over its obligations to each other and to society: who is the enemy of the people, and who is their benefactor?

For more information, click here or call (203) 432-1234.