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Saturday, April 27, 2019

Savannah's sidewalks spring to life at 2019 Sidewalk Arts Festival

Watch as brilliant SCAD artists bring a splash of color to scenic Forsyth Park at the 38th annual Sidewalk Arts Festival. SCAD students, alumni and high school students create colorful chalk masterpieces and compete for coveted prizes in this tradition nearly as old as the university itself.

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Explore an open-air art gallery

The artists represent many areas of study offered at SCAD and produce a diverse spectrum of chalk art inspired by distinct styles, backgrounds, interests, cultures and disciplines.

Young woman uses a paint brush to create her sidewalk chalk masterpiece

Learn about SCAD programs

The Savannah College of Art and Design is a private, nonprofit, accredited university, offering more than 100 academic degree programs in more than 40 majors across its locations in Atlanta and Savannah, Georgia; Hong Kong; Lacoste, France; and online via SCAD eLearning.

SCAD Sidewalk Arts Festival 2019 sponsors

Ninety-eight Productions logo
Coca-Cola logo
Chick-fil-A logo
Ex Libris logo
Judge Realty logo
The Kicklighter Company logo
Panera Bread logo
Joseph J. Steffen Jr., attorney at law
Seacrest Partners logo
Visit Savannah logo
Dan and Carolyn Weiss
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