Time to get your chalk on! The Downtown Association of Yakima (DAY) is hosting the 5th annual chalk art festival.  About 100 participants and more than 1,000 spectators are expected to be on hand for the event on North 3rd Street between Yakima Avenue and Staff Sgt. Pendleton Way.

Drivers take note, North 3rd Street will be close


d from Yakima Avenue to Staff Sgt. Pendleton Way. In addition, Staff Sgt. Pendleton Way will be closed between 3rd Street and 2nd Street. The closures take effect this Saturday at 8:00 am, when set-up for the Chalk Art Festival will begin.

Access will be available for residents in the areas impacted by the closures.

Visit https://downtownyakima.com/are-you-ready-for-chalk-art-fest-2019/ for more information about the festival.