7th Annual SOBO Arts Festival   Sunset Park behind the Chamber of Commerce

June 24: Join us at Stroll the Streets for Our kick-off with special surprises! And celebrate the new Walkabout Sculpture installations!

June 25: Hands on art experience, Puppet Shows, Live Performances and more!

Festival Line Up:

All-Day activities include Chalk Wall, Graffiti Wall, Inspiration Stations, Chalk Doodle, Balloon Hats, Bubble Pond, Selfie Set- Outdoor Living Room, Painted Piano to Play, Smooch the Pooch Kissing Booth, Live Statues, Children’s Scavenger Hunt, Face Painting, Hat Store, Giant Jenga, Van Gogh Cut Out and Exhibit, Walking Stick Making, Free Hugs, Invisible Dog Walker, Salvador Dali, and an Umbrella Structure.
> Plein Air Paint-Out Competition and Chalk-Out Competitions from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. with a reception and sales at 5 p.m.
> Performance Line-Up:
Noon- 2 p.m. Performance Art: Drama, Dance & Song. “Chicago” Medley: Someone To Watch Over Me, Flesh Failures/Let The Sunshine. I Dreamed A Dream, If I Can’t Love Her, Holding On To A Hero, I Just Can’t Stand Still, Let’s Hear It For The Boy, I’m Here Pulled, All That Matters, Fame
Noon- 5 p.m. Wood Carving Demo
Mosaic Tile Display
Wheelchair Art Display
1:00 pm Pottery Demonstration
Puppet Show
1:30 pm Live Auction – Painted Chairs
2:00 pm Puppet Workshop
Mosaic Tile Demonstration
2:30 pm Man Eating Chicken Reveal
3:00 pm Puppet Show
3:30 pm Man Eating Chicken Reveal
4:30 pm Puppet Parade
5:00 pm Artist Reception/Wet Paint Sale – open to the public

> Thank you to our major sponsors: Lynda’s Real Estate Service, Charlevoix County Community Foundation, and Petoskey Area Visitors Bureau.