The Houston Via Colori Street Painting Festival has become an eminent art festival over a decade. The event is held at Downtown Houston at Hermann Square at City Hall and the adjoining streets of McKinney, Bagby and Walker, on November 19 and November 20, 2016. The general admission costs $7, and VIP Lounge Passes being $40.
2016 Houston Street Painting Festival
In this current year the art festival will become much better, with the theme of A Colorful World being the inspiration of the artists, replete with great food, activities, live music providing entertainment to people across all age groups The streets of downtown magically change into a gigantic art gallery representing numerous local and nationally acclaimed artists creating extraordinary murals.
Benefiting the Center for Hearing & Speech
Houston Via Colori is a fundraising platform for the Center for Hearing & Speech, a non-profit organization dedicated to assist children suffering from hearing loss to develop listening, speaking and reading skills.The Via Colori Street Painting Festival, presented by LINN energy, has expanded gradually in a decade to become one of the greatest art events, and has become the only street painting festival in the entire region. In the previous year, this event drew more than 30,000 visitors with its vast array of art, activities, music and refreshments. Over 200 artists glorify the creative spirit of Houston when they gather on the streets to advance their artistic endeavor.
Numerous entertainers will showcase their performance in the year 2016, which include The Glass, Cass-Barrington Academy of Irish Dance , Annie & Grace Mojave Red, KRONIKA, The Mighty Orq, Colonial Blue, Gracie Chavez and Steve Gilbert.