Chalk the Walk took place May 5 and 6, 2018, on the streets of historic Uptown Mount Vernon.
More than 9,000 attendees took part in the annual celebration with a theme of Cinco de Mayo.
This historic drone photo depicts the unveiling of the large community piece, “Cinco de Mayo” by California artist Robert Rodriguez.
The event also included live music, pinatas, food vendors and more than 500 artists of all ages and abilities. Next year’s event will take place Saturday and Sunday, May 4 and 5, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day.