Denton, Texas - 9/8/2018 09:00 am to 9/8/2018 03:00 pm
Denton Main Street Association Proudly presents the 19th annual Arts & Autos in Downtown Denton on Saturday, September 8th, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. around the square and beyond, 110 W. Hickory Street. Approximately 10,000 attendees check out hot rods, classic and custom cars, trucks and even motorcycles! Around 75+ trophies are given out in car, truck and motorcycle classes. Plus, cash prizes for Best of Show winner in car, truck and motorcycle class.
Attendees enjoy an array of activities throughout the day, including a silent auction inside the courthouse, fine arts/crafts vendors, hands-on arts/crafts and games, Chalk Fest and live music.
This year the Chalk Fest will attract approximately 100+ artists who draw some fantastic chalk drawings to add spark and life to the sidewalks downtown. Artists of all ages can contributed to a awesome display.
Live music starts at 9 am throughout the day before the awards presentation at 2:30 pm. Attendees listened while enjoying festival foods and the great dining at many downtown dining establishments. The band schedule is:
9 am – TB Winds – Jazz
10 am – Gumbo Brothers –Zydeco Boogie
11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Color of Time – Classic Rock
1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. –Texas Blues Crew – Blues/Rock
Do you have an awesome vehicle that you would like to show off in the 2018 show? Watch this page for car show, chalk fest, sponsorship and vendor information to be posted early next summer and get in on the fun.
The Arts & Autos Extravaganza was presented by the Denton Main Street Association and was made possible due to sponsorships from Beth Marie’s Ice Cream, Denton Record-Chronicle, First United Bank, GSATi, Independent Bank, Swash Labs, and LSA Burger Company, along with support from BCI Mechanical, Ann & Bill Ennis, First State Bank, Andy’s Bar, Barley & Board, Bath Masters, Cartwright’s Ranch House, Denton Convention & Visitor Bureau, H2Oak, Norman Roscoe, Peterbilt Motors Company, PointBank, Scott Brown Groups, and City of Denton.