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Posted on: March 21, 2018

18th Annual Temecula Art & Street Painting Festival Applications Available Online Now

Art Contest

The City of Temecula hosts the 18th Annual Temecula Art & Street Painting Festival on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, June 8, 9, and 10, 2018 located in Old Town Temecula.  Chalk Artist and Art Exhibitor applications are now available online at

Each year Temecula’s Art & Street Painting Festival draws thousands of visitors to Old Town Temecula for this unique art show including fine artists, ceramicists, jewelry designers, and photographers showing and selling their work in festival tents lining Town Square                                                                              Park, Main Street, and the Civic Center quad.

Street Painting

Temecula’s Art & Street Painting Festival features large, detailed, and colorful chalk murals on Main Street. Artists of all media are invited to participate and showcase their talents in the exhibition area.  This three-day event highlights mural artists creating an asphalt gallery of chalk art masterpieces some as large as 10-feet by 12-feet. 

The application and fee deadline is Monday, May 7, 2018 for Art Exhibitors, and Monday, May 21, 2018 for Chalk Artists.  Please note that all artwork must be appropriate for family and public viewing.

For more information, please call Temecula’s Community Services Department at (951) 694-6480.