Lake Anne Plaza is pleased to announce the 3rdAnnual Chalk on the Water Festival is taking place the weekend of June 11-12. Registration is now open for individuals of all ages to let their inner artist shine through and paint Lake Anne Plaza in a Technicolor hue chalk art.
Chalk on the Water is a two-day street-painting festival where participants will create amazing street art.
Festival goers can purchase a “plot” of brick space on the plaza and paint to their hearts delight whatever flows from their imagination. Cost for spaces are $10.00 for families and school-age children (Elementary – High School), $15.00 for amateur artists, and $15.00 for professional artists. Individuals can register at www.chalkonthewater.com. Only 150 spaces/plots are available for this event. Participants have a chance to win cash prizes for various categories, awarded by notable community judges.
Lake Anne collaborated with Initiative for Public Art-Reston (IPAR) to bring this public art themed event to the plaza. Funds raised from the festival will be donated to IPAR.
The festival is sponsored by the Friends of Lake Anne (FOLA), Reston Art Gallery, and Washington Parent Magazine. For sponsorship inquiries, visit www.chalkonthewater.com.