Via Arté Italian Street Painting Festival

October 19 & 20, 2019  |  9am-8pm

The Marketplace
9000 Ming Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93311


Schedule of Events

July 15, 2019
Registration opens for artists, sponsors, and schools

September 20, 2019
Artists registration deadline

October 4, 2019
Artists notified of acceptance

October 11, 2019
Last day to reserve an umbrella

October 18, 2019
10:00AM – Artists check-in at The Marketplace
(12x8’ and 12x12’)

 October 19, 2019
7:00AM – Artist check-in at The Marketplace
(High school, 4x6’, and 7x7’)

9:00AM – Bambino squares available for purchase
(while supplies last)

October 20, 2019
9:00AM – Bambino squares available for purchase
(while supplies last)

3:30PM – Festival Awards announced

Entertainment Schedule

Saturday, October 19

9:00am (while supplies last)
Via Bambino Children’s Squares Open

9:00am - 10:30am
Smooth Jazz Sounds with TONY O’BRIEN

10:30am - 12:30pm
R&B and Classic Rock with SCOTCH & SODA

11:30am - 1:00pm
Claydoh the Clown

12:30pm - 1:00pm
Bakersfield’s Dancers

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Classic Soul and R&B with
FRANK TRIMBLE & UNIQUE SOUL

3:00pm - 3:30pm
Bakersfield’s Dancers

3:30pm - 5:30pm
Classic Rock and Blues Hits with BLONDE FAITH

5:30pm - 6:00pm
Bakersfield’s Dancers

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Jamaican Ska, Rock, Salsa, & Funk with MENTO BURU

Sunday, October 20

8:00am - 9:00am
Yoga with SAMSARA WELLNESS

9:00am - 8:00pm (while supplies last)
Via Bambino Children’s Squares Open

9:00am - 11:00am
A twist of flavor and soul with THE AKOUSTIKS

11:00am - 1:00pm
Pop Rock Originals & Covers with
THERESE MULLER & WORD OF MOUTH

12:00pm - 4:30pm
Claydoh the Clown

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Bakersfield’s Dancers

1:30pm - 3:30pm
They play all the favorites with LAST CALL

3:45pm
Festival Award Winners Announced

3:30pm - 4:00pm
Bakersfield’s Dancers

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Contemporary Jazz Fusion with the JAY SMITH GROUP

 

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