What: Downtown Berkley will be transformed with art as professional and aspiring chalk artists create colorful street art with chances to win prizes. A commissioned artist will create a mural at Folio Offices. People throughout metro Detroit will have the opportunity to watch these artists as their masterpieces come to life.
Where: The event, including the chalk art and street performances, will take place primarily on Coolidge Hwy. between Catalpa and Beverly. (Note southbound Coolidge is closed starting at 12 Mile). Murals are located throughout downtown Berkley and you are encouraged to explore. Berkley is located in Metro Detroit and runs along Woodward and borders the towns of Royal Oak & Southfield. It’s easily accessed from highways 696 and I75. Parking in Berkley is free. The best places to park are in the parking north of Berkley High School off of Catalpa or the side streets unless designated as no parking or in public parking north of Rosemont/east of Coolidge.
Who: The Berkley Street Art Fest is is brought to you by the Berkley Area Chamber of Commerce, working with a volunteer committee of residents and business owners.