Akron Artwalk

Chalk Fest

Friday: Chalk Fest runs concurrently with ArtWalk, which will take place on Friday, September 10 from 4-8 p.m, enjoy food trucks, vendors, art, and more!

Saturday: Join us at Summit Artspace on Saturday, September 11 from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. for chalk drawings by featured artists, including Ron White, Micah Kraus, and Matt Miller. At 11:30 a.m. we will observe the 20th anniversary of 9/11 with a performance of the National Anthem by Summit Choral Society. At 3 p.m. Natalie Grieshammer, Director of Artist Resources at Summit Artspace, will present awards to artists who created outstanding chalk pieces.


A quarterly celebration of the arts and local artists 


Chalk Fest: Friday, September 10, 2021, from 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. 

Traditions: Friday, December 10, 2021, from 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. 

Arts Education: Friday, March 11, 2022, from 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. 

Creative Aging: Friday, June 10, 2022, from 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. 


Every three months, ArtWalk will be held in the Historic Arts District on Friday nights from 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. Community members are invited to the quarterly celebration to enjoy food, music, art, and more. Each ArtWalk will have a specific theme that engages visitors with the arts in new ways. ArtWalk is always free and open to the public with donations gladly accepted. 

Stay updated on ArtWalk by following Summit Artspace on social media: 

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Interested in contributing to ArtWalk? Find calls for artists here! 

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Have questions? Here is our Frequently Asked Questions page.