Pro Registration: Enter for Prizes
$45 per 6ft street square. Register in advance only: Online Registration Ended on Friday, June 21, 2019 @ 10 AM.
Winners will be selected by a panel of art professionals.
2019 Paint the Street
When is the Festival?
June 22, 2019: Painting begins at Noon and continues until 7PM or when the artists finish their work. When the painting is finished, the music continues under the stars and provides the backdrop for dancing and strolling the street to admire the artwork until 10 PM. (Rain Date is June 22, 2019)
Who is Painting?
Everyone: Artists, families, businesses, clubs, friends, and the community at large. Certain community charities of SAA's choosing like the Boys and Girls Club and the Hope Institute will receive a square free of charge.
What are you Painting?
It is completely up to you, a portrait, business logo, a Jackson Pollock, etc.
We do retain the right to censor, at our discretion, content that is not appropriate for the general public.
Where are you Painting?
The event will block off Washington from 4th to 8th Streets. No painting will happen on the cobblestone between 5th and 6th Streets.
2018 Popular Choice Awards
supported by County Market (210 E Carpenter)
Most votes = Square 39 (The Tomten Family)
Most unique voters = Square 31(Megan Wozniak
Honorable mention goes out to Square 51 (Kelly Smith)
which came is second place in both categories.
2018 Professional Category
sponsored by Green Subaru
First Place ($300): Brianna Skeels #73
Second Place ($200): Delinda Chapman & Marco Mulder #58
Third Place ($100): Shyla Ford #108
Honorable Mention: Nichole Kinney #88
Support the community, Downtown Springfield, and Springfield Art Association and promote your business through marketing opportunities at various levels.
Sponsorship is tax deductible.
Want to be a sponsor!?
Help make it AMAZING!
We need help with marking squares, check-in at volunteer table, kid's tent, sanitation executive, membership table, and tear down.
Thank you for all of your help. We could not make this happen without you!
SAA Collective Gallery
420 South 6th Street
Springfield, IL 62701
Located in the H.D. Smith Gallery
In the Hoogland Center for the Arts
Tuesday - Wednesday 10 AM - 5 PM
Thursday - Saturday NOON - 7 PM
SAA Main Campus
School of Art (Studios),
Michael Victor II Art Library,
M.G. Nelson Family Gallery, and Edwards Place
700 North 4th Street
Springfield, IL 62702
Monday - Friday 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday 10 AM - 3 PM