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FREE General Admission

MUSICARTPOETRY

SEPT 17, 2022 | 4-9 PM

AMERICAN HEROES PARK

701 W Kettering St, Lancaster, California 93534

SEPT 17, 2022 | 4-9 PM

AMERICAN HEROES PARK

701 W Kettering St, Lancaster, California 93534

SEPT 17, 2022 | 4-9 PM

AMERICAN HEROES PARK

701 W Kettering St, Lancaster, California 93534

HERO STAGE PERFORMANCE BY

CULTURAL PERFORMERS

CHALK MAFIA POETRY CIRCUS

LIVE CHALK ART AND SPOKEN WORD PERFORMANCES BY

BOUNCEHOUSE BEER GARDEN FACE PAINTER  HENNA ARTIST BALLOON ARTIST GLITTER ARTIST  FOOD TRUCKS ARTS & CRAFTS CAR SHOW  MURALS

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Parking

Street parking will be available to festival visitors in the neighborhood surrounding American Heroes Park and on Lancaster Blvd. Overflow parking will be allowed in the parking lot at Boeing Plaza, W Lancaster Blvd.

Entrance

The entrance to Antelope Valley Walls Festival will be on Kettering St.

What to bring

  • Water/Refillable Bottle (No Glass)

  • Sunscreen

  • Sunglasses

  • Lip Balm

  • Comfortable Shoes

  • Hand Sanitizer/Disinfectant Wipes

  • Earplugs

  • Sweater/Light Jacket

  • Blanket/Folding Chair

What NOT to bring

  • NO Large Coolers

  • NO Glass Containers

  • NO Knives, Swords, or Weapons

  • NO Outside Alcohol

  • NO Drugs or Drug Paraphernalia

    • Incl. Cannabis, Cannabis Products

    • Prescriptions must be in properly labeled containers that match the holder’s ID. 

  • NO Tarps/Tents

  • NO Sharpies, Markers, Paint Pens

  • NO Personal Vehicles

    • Bicycles, Skates, Scooters, Skateboards, Hoverboards, Segways, Electric Scooters (Birds, Limes), etc

  • NO Drones or Remote Control Vehicles or Toys

  • NO Unleashed Animals (Dogs on leashes are permitted)

Event Guidelines 

  • Masks are not required

  • Vaccination status will not be checked

  • All attendees who are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms are asked to stay home. 

  • Leashed animals will be permitted

  • This is a NON-smoking event

  • All City of Lancaster community events are gang free, no colors events (Ordinance 953, Section 9.18.010) 

  • Participants partaking in irresponsible or unsafe use of alcohol, possessing/using/selling illegal drugs, causing damage/destruction/vandalism/theft of any property, or engaging in any action that may harm, endanger, or threaten anyone may be removed from the event.

Antelope Valley Walls Festival 2022 celebrates the addition of 15 new murals from September 11 through September 17, 2022, in both the City of Lancaster and the City of Palmdale. Join Lancaster's Parks, Arts, Recreation, and Community Services Department and the Museum of Art and History (MOAH) on Saturday, September 17, 2022, from 4 to 9 PM for various fun activities for the family. This free general admission event will be held at American Heroes Park (701 W Kettering St). It includes live music, cultural performers, chalk artists, a car show, arts and crafts, a beer garden, food trucks, and more! 

The festival will include exclusive live performances from The Long Shadows, the ultimate rock band filled with heavy hitter performances from artists like Clem Burke, legendary drummer from Blondie, Eurythmics, International Swingers, and Empty Hearts; Mike Cripps, guitarist from the LA Guns and Brutalists; Gary Twinn from Twenty Flight Rockers and International Swingers; Luke Bossendorfer, guitarist from the Choir Boys and Glimmer; Gaz Ivin, bass player from Dexy's and Choir Boys. MOAH is also excited to include local teen cover band, Skitty Diggs, where the audience is invited to sing along to hit songs. 

The cultural performer's stage invites Hula school and dance studio, Hula from the Heart, to immerse guests in traditional and modern hula. From Littlerock, California, Studio8135 will share the tradition of Mexican Folklorico dance. In addition, Palmdale's local musician, David Mountain, will share his original music. 

Guests are encouraged to snap photos with the City of Lancaster's community engagement artist, Vojislav Radovanović's large art installation celebrating the diversity of our community, greeting guests into the evening of festivities. Family fun includes glitter and balloon art, a bounce house, face painting, and arts and crafts. Enjoy food from various food trucks and drinks from the Lucky Luke beer garden. Join Chalk Mafia for their live chalk event including the stunning sidewalk works of 10 professional artists or listen to spoken word performances hosted by Poetry Circus. There is something for everyone! 

The Lancaster Museum of Art and History is dedicated to strengthening awareness, enhancing accessibility, and igniting the appreciation of art, history, and culture in the Antelope Valley through dynamic exhibitions, innovative educational programs, creative community engagement, and a vibrant collection that celebrates the richness of the region.