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Talking Walls Art and Mural Festival

October 10, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - October 14, 2018 @ 2:00 am

Talking Walls Art and Mural Festival

October 10-13, 2018

Multiple Locations
Charlotte, North Carolina

Free admission

A citywide public art and mural festival bringing together artists with diverse styles and backgrounds. The mission is to elevate the creative spirit of Charlotte by showcasing a diverse range of artistic talent from across the southeast region along with national and international artists.

Talking Walls art and mural festival aims to enhance the visual appeal of Charlotte’s cityscape by injecting vibrant and thought-provoking murals while bridging communities and conversation through creative engagement and educational efforts.

Wednesday

Arko & Owl Mural – 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
The Mint Museum
500 S. Tryon St.

View the new interior murals by Arko & Owl + the museums current exhibits & collections.
Free admission to the Mint Museum

Kick-Off Party – 5 p.m. – Until
Moo & Brew
1300 Central Ave.

DJ’s AHUF and J. Overcash
MDMN & Garden of Journey painting murals live outside the Moo & Brew
Food & Drink Specials

Sphere Series – 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
UNCC Center City
320 E. 9th St.
An Outdoor Panel Discussion with local festival artists: Arko+Owl, Dammit Wesley & Garden of Journey
+ Reception & Exhibition for OBSO & Dammit Wesley’s new murals in the Perspective Gallery

Thursday

Drink & Draw – 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
The Spoke Easy
1530 Elizabeth Ave.

Small Panels + supplies will be available for artists & guests to create. Finished pieces will be donated to the ArtDrop: Bike Scavenger hunt on Saturday. OBSO painting his mural live on The Spoke Easy
$1 PBR & Other Specials

Night Sweats – 9 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Skylark Social Club
2131 Central Ave.

Live Performances by: Night Sweats, WitchKiss, Thanks to You, and Gruntled
Live Painting on the building next door
Drink Specials

Arko & Owl

Friday

Portal Games – 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Southern Tiger Collective
2029 N Davidson St.

Portal Games: Select Works by artists Pucho, Hoxxoh & Sebastian Coolidge
Complimentary refreshments & food trucks will be available.

Player Made: An Ode To Southern Rap – 10 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Snug Harbor
1228 Gordon St.

Live Performances by: Lil’ Shaq & Fetty P. Franklin + DJ Sets by Elevator Jay, AHUF, Jaboi B Rab & The Mighty DJ DR
Drink Specials

Saturday

Live Community Painting – 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Johnston YMCA
2029 N Davidson St.

A Family-friendly painting event where guests will help complete a large-format piece of art that will hang permanently inside the YMCA in NODA.

Talking Walls Block Party – 2 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Innervision Fenced Lot
408 E. Trade St.

7 Local Artists Live Painting for the Charlotte Center City Partners SHOUT! Contest
Live Performances by: Erick Lottary & Dale (Dah-Leh) + DJ sets by AHUF & Hurley
HOXXOH painting his mural live on the InnerVision Wall
ArtDrop: Bike Scavenger Hunt
Pabst Vandalism Project
Vendors & Festival Apparel + Giveaways
Beer & Liquor + Food Trucks

Talking Walls After Party – 8 p.m. – 2 a.m.
The Spoke Easy
1530 Elizabeth Ave.

Cruise down Trade St. after the Block Party to relax & enjoy some beers on the patio.
DJ’s AHUF and Jaboi B Rab

Learn more about Talking Walls art and mural festival.

Details

Start:
October 10, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
End:
October 14, 2018 @ 2:00 am
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Venue

Charlotte