GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn -- Arbor Lakes Business Association in partnership with The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes and Maple Grove Arts Center is proud to announce the first annual Chalkfest, a free, 2-day street art festival with entertainment, food, and family fun!

The Chalkfest at Arbor Lakes is featuring sidewalk chalk art by professionals, amateurs & art enthusiasts from across the world! The event is located on Main Street and The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes.

Chalkfest is also a competition, in which artists will chalk the streets of Arbor Lakes competing with some of the best artists from around the world.

Chalkfest also features fun for the entire family at the Family Zone located at the Shoppes at Arbor Lakes. Learn to create art with chalk from volunteers providing guidance and helpful tips to help you create your masterpiece. Family chalking areas will be provided so bring your creativity along! Plus get inspired by a full-lineup of local musicians and entertainers.

SCHEDULE:

Main Street Art Competition

Sat, Jun 11, 2016 11:00am 11:00 Sun, Jun 12, 2016 5:00pm 17:00

*Winners will be announced Sunday, June 12th at 5:00 PM

Family Zone at The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes

Sat, Jun 11, 2016 11:00am 11:00 Sun, Jun 12, 2016 4:00pm 16:00

Sat, June 11 – 10:00-10:45: The Teddy Bear Band

Sat, June 11 – 11:00-11:45: Choo Choo Bob presents Engineer Paul and Friends

Sat, June 11 – 12:00-12:45: Jack and Kitty

Sat, June 11 – 1:00-1:45: TBD

Sat, June 11 – 2:00-2:45: The Bazillions

Sat, June 11 – 3:00-3:45: TBD

Sat, June 11 – 4:00-4:45: Open Eye Figure Theater

Sun, June 12 – 12:00-12:45: TBD

Sun, June 12 – 1:00-1:45: Bob the Beachcomber

Sun, June 12 – 2:00-2:45: Kids Dance

WHEN: June 11th and 12th

WHERE: Main Street in Maple Grove and

The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes on Hemlock Lane off I-94 and I-694

MORE INFO: www.shoppesatarborlakes.com