Wide Open Walls mural festival | Walking & Running Tours
More than 50 local, national and international artists transformed the streets of Sacramento for the Wide Open Walls mural festival during August 2017. Our walking and running tours will explore Sacramento's newest street art pieces around downtown and midtown. Guests will learn about the artwork, artist inspiration, as well as the history of street art in Sacramento and the evolution of street art around the world.
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Distance and duration:
(all times are approximate)
- Running Tour: approximately 4.5 miles (with plenty of stops at murals and rest breaks as needed); 1.5 to 2 hours (24 new murals, plus some existing artwork)
- Long Walking Tour: (follows the Running Tour route) approximately 4.5 miles; 3 hours (24 new murals, plus some existing artwork)
- Walking Tour: approximately 3 miles; 1.5 to 2 hours (15 new murals, plus some existing artwork)
Difficulty: Easy, with minimal elevation gain/loss. Caution required for sections of this route that are along busy city streets and alleys. Tour routes are wheelchair and stroller accessible, although some gravel alleys may required extra caution.
Meeting location: Midtown/Downtown Sacramento. Once your registration is confirmed you will receive an email with the meeting location and additional information about the tour.
Tour guides are certified in Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED by the American Red Cross.
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