Keep the Chocolate and Chalk Art Festival on your calendar for June 1. From the eastbayloop.com blog:
A CHALK ART CONTEST for the best drawing will be judged after 4 p.m. First prize is $250 cash and runners-up get a $25 gift certificate from Philz Coffee. Winners will be notified by Tuesday after the event. Same-day art registration takes place 10AM-5PM in event booths located at 1495 and 1673 Shattuck Ave. where special artist’s chalk is available for $10.