3rd Annual Reno Chalk Art Festival

3rd Annual Reno Chalk Art Festival

Registration for the Reno Chalk Art Festival is now closed.

Vote for your favorite artwork here.

Join us for three fun-filled days of art, food and music!

Friday – Sunday, July 13 – 15, 2018 • Atlantis West Parking Lot

Watch in awe as chalk paintings come to life at the 3rd Annual Reno Chalk Art Festival presented by Atlantis Casino Resort Spa. Using pavement for canvas, artists create spectacular masterpieces. Join us for three days of art, food, live entertainment, artisan crafters and more!


Chalk artists will compete for $3,000 in cash prizes!

  • Best of Show – $1,000
  • Best Reproduction of a Master's Work – $500
  • Best Use of Color – $500
  • Best 3D – $500
  • Peoples' Choice – $500
The Novelists

Jeremy Cornwell

6 pm – 9 pm, Friday, July 13
2 pm – 5 pm, Saturday July 14

A local favorite in Las Vegas since 2004, Jeremy Cornwell has played every iconic venue in the city and opened for multi-platiunum artists like Dashboard Confessional, Sugar Ray, Everclear, Better Than Ezra and Train.

The Novelists

The Novelists

6 pm – 9 pm, Saturday, July 14

The Novelists have become a mainstay on the West Coast festival, college and house concert circuits. They’ve shared the stage with Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, John Prine, and Daryl Stuermer (Genesis).

The Novelists

John Ponzo

10 am – 1:45 pm, Saturday, July 14
9 am – 12 pm, Sunday, July 15

Beginning on accordion at age 4, then switching to guitar at age 11, music has always been a part John’s life. Over the years he’s had the opportunity to study with great guitar players such as, George Benson, Joe Pass, and Andre Segovia.

Schedule of Events

Friday, July 13, 2018
Time Event
10 am – 9 pm Reno Chalk Art Festival
3 pm – 9 pm Sam Adams Beer Garden
All Day 5X Comp Points on all slot play
Saturday, July 14, 2018
Time Event
10 am – 9 pm Reno Chalk Art Festival
Noon – 9 pm Sam Adams Beer Garden
Sunday, July 15, 2018
Time Event
9 am – Noon Reno Chalk Art Festival
Noon Awards Ceremony
All Day Tier Based Comp Multiplier

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