The 13th Annual
Elmira Street Painting Festival
DATE: July 17-19, 2020
Awards and Closing Ceremony at 4:00 PM on Sunday
More Information Coming Soon.
The Elmira Street Painting Festival is an art-filled, family fun weekend celebrating creativity! Stroll through our historic downtown while art takes place on the ground- and all around. Marvel at the dozens of masterpieces evolving right before your eyes as artists take to the streets with chalk in hand. Browse the fine regional crafts and artwork of numerous vendors. Sample the varied tastes of our local restaurants, step into a pop-up gallery, move to the rhythm of live music, experience all that the festival has to offer. Come for the day- or make it a weekend!
Ready Set Glow 5K - July 18, 2020
More Information coming
All of Elmira Downtown's events energize the city's social, physical and financial resurgence by bringing together its diverse local residents to reactivate the downtown district as a gathering space and realize its potential as the core for cultural engagement, small businesses, and neighborhood to create a stronger, more united community.
The Elmira Street Painting Festival and Chalk It Up For Our Youth are part
of Elmira Downtown Development's programs and service that promote a
regional arts economy by making the arts and humanities available and
accessible to all Elmira residents and visitors from the wider region to
enhance the Elmira's quality of life. All of our events, including the
Elmira Street Painting Festival happen because of strong partnerships, such
Elmira Downtown is a not-for-profit corporation whose mission is the administration of the city's 52-block Business Improvement District. The Business Improvement District is a State of New York chartered not-for-profit organization charged with the revitalization, development, promotion and management of downtown Elmira. We plan and manage special events, including concerts, promotions, festivals, holiday celebrations, and a weekly farmer's market. For more information, please visit www.elmiradowntown.com, www.wisnermarket.org - Like us on Facebook.
Temporary Roads Closed for Festival Activities
July 17 - 19
East Water Street from Clemens Center to Madison Avenue Lake Street from East Water Street to Church Street Friday July 17th @ 5PM to Sunday July 19th @ 7PM