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24-Hour Mural Marathon

July 12 - July 14

A Weekend of Live Painting!

In conjunction with Reno Art Fest, watch art come to life in this unique competition. Seven gifted artists have just 24 hours to paint an original mural on the side of Circus Circus Hotel that’s 19’7″ wide by 14′ high. Their incredible works of art will be displayed on the busiest street in downtown Reno for one year, until the following year’s competition.

This event is not just a competition but a show for audiences of all ages. Spectators can watch artists create their masterpieces, and enjoy food and music as well! Free to the public.

Tentative Schedule
July 12
4 p.m. – Opening celebration, artists begin creating their murals

July 14
10 a.m. – competition ends
Noon – awards

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