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Paint the Port
September 15 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm$15
Where: Downtown Freeport
When: September 15th, 3 pm to 8 pm.
Downtown streets will be transformed with 800 4’x4′ squares painted by amateur artists of all ages. Kids and adults are invited to get creative and paint the street squares using washable paint creating a colorful vibrant masterpiece spanning the length of Chicago Avenue from Douglas Street to Spring Street. The money raised will provide a façade improvement grant to help renovate a local business. Presented by the Freeport Art Museum. Also enjoy a full weekend in Freeport with the Tour de Freeport family bicycle ride and Pretzel City Brewfest on Saturday as well as Paddling events on the Pecatonica River on both Saturday and Sunday. $15 Per Square (includes all supplies and a t-shirt). More information at painttheport.com