Pasadena’s 2019 Chalk Fest Was Solid Gold(blum)

Celebrity faves, movie nods, and other fanciful subjects made the scene over Father's Day Weekend.

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Pasadena Chalk Festival
The 27th annual Pasadena Chalk Festival brought the joy, fun, and Goldblum to The Paseo on Colorado Boulevard over Father's Day Weekend 2019. Artist: Sasha Karlova won in the category "Most Humorous"
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Pasadena Chalk Festival
The 27th annual Pasadena Chalk Festival brought the joy, fun, and Goldblum to The Paseo on Colorado Boulevard over Father's Day Weekend 2019. Artist: Sasha Karlova won in the category "Most Humorous"
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Pasadena Chalk Festival
A handsome hare by artist Allie Shehorn, winner of the "Best New Artist" category.
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Pasadena Chalk Festival
The festival regularly draws hundreds of artists and thousands of fans. There are other activities, too, including craft areas for kids (the making of Father's Day cards is a popular draw) and the Pasadena Police Car Show, a Sunday favorite. Artist: Charlotte Scoville, "Best in Festival 3rd Place" winner
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Pasadena Chalk Festival
Those who attend the festival, but can only be there on one of the days, have to decide if they want to see how an artwork is first outlined, on Saturday morning, or the final result on Sunday afternoon. Artist: Jennifer Ripassa, "Best in Festival 2nd Place" winner
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Pasadena Chalk Festival
A tribute to The Happiest Place on Earth from Joe Flowers and Ruston Harker. Winner, "Best Use of Color" category
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Pasadena Chalk Festival
"The Lion King" got the love from artist Kathleen Sanders. Winner, "The Paseo People's Choice"
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Pasadena Chalk Festiva
And a sweet ode to Luke Skywalker by Yuji Baba was part of the line-up. Winner, "On the Way to MOCA" category
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Pasadena Chalk Festival
Hello there, "Hocus Pocus" sisters. Artist: Clifton Gold, winner, "Best of Chalk of Fame" category
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Pasadena Chalk Festival
And Kayla Garcia chose a moving tribute to Stan Lee and some of the most iconic Marvel characters (and she was awarded "Best in Festival 1st Place). Eager to see chalk artists at work and the marvels they create over two days? Pencil in Father's Day Weekend 2020 for your Pasadena adventure.
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