The City of Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon Parks and Rec, the Mount Vernon Area Arts Council and the Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Development Group (CDG) have announced the dates of the 11h anniversary of Iowa’s largest-ever Madonnari Festival. Titled Chalk the Walk, the two-day festival will take place Saturday and Sunday, May 7 and 8, 2016, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The all-volunteer committee representing all of the above organizations has begun the work to plan and organize the two-day event. Today, the committee released applications for artists, food vendors and sponsors to take part. Those interested in taking part as sponsors, artists or food vendors in the 11th annual Chalk the Walk are encouraged to download the attached applications, fill them out and send them in to Chalk the Walk HQ care of Mount Vernon City Hall, 213 1st St. NW, Mount Vernon, Iowa 52314.
Food vendor applications are available here:
Artists applications are available here:
Sponsor forms are available here: