Get ready for the 4th Annual Sidewalk Chalk Art Contest Saturday, May 25th, hosted by Historic Newburgh Farmers Market.  Register now to reserve your spot!  

Children of all ages from 5 years and up can participate and enjoy creating some beautiful sidewalk art along the Rivertown Trail.

A 24-pack of sidewalk chalk will be given to all participants with an assigned space to showcase your work.  Prizes will be given in each age category including a People's Choice award.  So, even if you don't participate, you can still vote for your favorite.

Sidewalk Chalk Contest Age Categories are as follows:

  • Child - 5 - 9
  • Youth - 10 - 17
  • Adult - 18 and over

Registration is free and begins today (April 15th) and will continue through May 17th.  But, don't wait too long because spaces are limited. Pre-registration is required by May 17th to be included in the contest and to be eligible for prizes.

Participants need to arrive between 8 am - 9 am to sign in and to be given an assigned space.  Your space will be forfeited if you decide not to show up and will be filled by walk-in contestants.


  • Contest - 9 am - 11 am
  • Judging - 11 am - 12 pm
  • Prizes - Winners announced at 12 pm

Only 35 spaces are available! So, be sure to REGISTER here and check Chalk Art Contest Rules for more information.

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