Wide Open Walls mural festival | August 10-20, 2017 | Walking & Running Tours
Experience art in action as 50 artists converge in Sacramento from August 10-20, 2017 during the Wide Open Walls mural festival. Walking and running tours will explore Sacramento's newest street art pieces around downtown and midtown Sacramento. Watch artists transform the city and learn about the pieces, as well as the history of street art.
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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 (21 murals)
- Long Walking Tour: (follows the Running Tour route) approximately 4.5 miles; 3 hours (21 murals)
- Walking Tour: approximately 3 miles; 1.5 to 2 hours (13 murals)
Difficulty: Easy, with minimal elevation gain/loss. Caution required for sections of this route that are along busy city streets and alleyways.
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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