Continuing the excitement and momentum from the Silo Mural, the largest mural in the state of Indiana, the Putnam County Mural Project is hosting its first Mural Festival. Five new murals will be created during a two-week timeframe across the county. Each day, you can visit one of the five sites and watch the artists create, speak with them, ask questions about design and technique. Culminating in a two-day event, the Mural Festival will bring artists from the region and the world together to create a more vibrant community in Putnam County.
September 23rd, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m., at the Putnam County Visitor Center – Launch Event: Featuring War Radio playing live music, food and drinks, games for children, as well as hosting the artists to discuss and speak to the community. Visitors are encouraged to tour downtown and view the second mural created in downtown Greencastle at the Banner Graphic building, just a block away from the event space.
September 24th, during the Roachdale Rib & Blues Fest, – Launch Event: A brief dedication will be made during this annual BBQ & Blues Music event held in downtown Roachdale for the two new murals in Roachdale as well as the completed project in downtown Fillmore.