ALEXANDRIA, VA-Old Town North becomes an outdoor art studio as the Old Town North Alliance hosts the second annual Chalk Walk on Saturday, Oct. 21 from 10 am to 4 pm.
Artists will create sidewalk chalk artworks throughout Old Town North, stationed throughout the neighborhood in 10 by 10 spaces, and will create new works of art in chalk. Attendees will be invited to stroll by each site and admire the artists at work or the finished work.
Beverages including beer and food trucks will be available at Canal Center Plaza. The event also features a dedicated Kid Creation area.
The public is invited to attend. Admission and children’s activities are FREE. Parking is available on surrounding streets and at Canal Center; follow local signage. Begin at Canal Center and get an updated map to all the art locations.
The Old Town North Alliance creates opportunities for local residents to get involved in the exciting future of Old Town North, and to make a difference. The Alliance contributes to the health and vitality of the Old Town North business and residential communities and forwards the implementation of the award- winning Old Town North Small Area Plan. For more information about OTNA, visit oldtownnorthalliance.com.
UPDATE: This story now inludes the correct version of the event map. [SEE ALSO: New Alexandria Senior Living Community Opens Its Welcome Center]