Paint the Town Blue takes place Sept. 24 in Ellenville

Hunt Memorial Ellenville

ELLENVILLE, N.Y. >> Paint the Town Blue, a celebratory event to support the Ellenville community, will take place Sept. 24.

The event will bring artists and live music to the community. It will also feature a sidewalk chalk competition and music from the Hudson Valley Bluegrass Express.

Local artists of all skill levels can enter the competition.

Registration begins at the Hunt Memorial Building at 10 a.m. followed by the drawing period from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Liberty Square. All ages are welcome. Children under 5 can explore their creative side in the child-friendly section, which will not be judged. Participants must bring and use their own non-oil based washable chalk.

The public is invited to watch and vote for their favorite. Voting will be from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.

Click for more information and competition rules.