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You’re Invited! Dive Into Art Chalk Festival – November 16

SARASOTA COUNTY, October 18, 2019 – Calling all artists and chalk art enthusiasts! Booker Middle School will be hosting a chalk festival for all middle and high school students in Sarasota County. The theme for this year’s festival is Diving Into Art. Students will be celebrating the wonders of the sea in their chalk designs.

Participating students will work in groups of 4 or 5 with an adult chaperone or volunteer to create a 5-foot by 5-foot chalk mural. The goal is to cover Booker Middle School’s sidewalks with creative art inspired by the sea.

Additional details:

  • Concept designs and group entry forms are due November 13th by 2:45 PM.
  • Groups of 4 or 5 – each group will have an entry fee of $5. This is due at check-in for the festival on November 16th.
  • A late lunch of pizza and water will be provided at 1:30 PM. Students may bring their own food.


Location, Date & Time:

Saturday, November 16, 2019

11:00 AM – 4:000 PM

Booker Middle School

2250 Myrtle Street, Sarasota, FL 34234



The event on November 16 is FREE for the whole community to attend! Each participating student group must pay an entry fee of $5 the day of the festival.



For questions, or to learn more, email Caitlin Ward at