The Chalk Festival will be on Saturday, August 15, from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. in downtown Lynchburg at Jefferson Street and Ninth Street. Artists of all ages are invited to create chalk art and compete for prizes. Amazement Square will also host an End of Summer Block Party in conjunction with the Chalk Festival. This year’s block party will feature entertainment and activities for all ages including a live band, food trucks and crafts. The outdoor festival is free and open to the public and admission to Amazement Square will be $1 per person. For more information about the Chalk Festival or Amazement Square click here.