Gresham Arts Festival
July 14-15th this year!
Friday, July 14 – Art Under the Stars
3rd and Main | 5:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
Join Arts Festival artists and stroll downtown, enjoy a glass of wine, and peruse a silent auction bene ting Gresham Outdoor Public Art. Items will include donated pieces from some of our favorite artists. While shopping, enjoy award-winning R&B artist Norman Sylvestor and friends on a beautiful summer evening in downtown Gresham.
Saturday, July 15 – Gresham Arts Festival
Historic Downtown Gresham | 9:00 a.m.–5 p.m. More than 150 juried artisans will ll downtown streets with an array of unique, handcrafted art. Also featured: live cultural and musical performances, unique shopping and restaurants.
At the Arts Plaza: Kids Village | 9:00 a.m.–5 p.m.
Free family fun at the Arts Plaza steps from downtown. Hands-on activities for kids, face-painting, live music and the Children’s Fountain.
Guinness World Record Event: Reclaim Chalk of Fame | 9:00 a.m.–5 p.m.
Canada stole our world record, set by the Gresham community in 2015 for the largest display of chalk pavement art. Now, we’re coming together to steal it back in an epic day of chalk art that’s free fun for the whole family.
Our goal: Reclaim the record with 500 chalk drawings! Reserve your square: GreshamOregon.gov/Chalk-of-Fame
Gresham’s Got Talent | 6:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m.
Based on a hugely popular past event, Gresham’s Got Talent will showcase the wide array of talented entertainers in our community. Featuring celebrity judges, local food and drink, this live event will be the talk of the town. Submit your talent by June 20: GreshamOregon.gov/ Greshams-Got-Talent-Application