The Manteca Convention & Visitors Bureau enhances
the image of Manteca as “a Destination.”

We collaborate with others to cultivate, develop and promote activities such as conferences, meetings, events and athletic tournaments. We develop partnerships within the region that increase the economic well being of our business community and serve as a resource to our residents and tourists.

Manteca… the “Heart of California”

 

California Public Art and Mural Symposium 2007

Tentative Schedule

 

 

 

October 18th

 

2:00 – 5:00 PM                  Pre-Registration

                                            Showdown Artist may pick up materials

                                            Vendor Registration

2:00 – 3:00 PM                  Kathy Harris – Keynote Address

3:00 – 5:00 PM                  Cities meet the Artists – Artists Tradeshow

6:00 PM                             Big League Dreams Party

 

October 19th

 

7:00 – 8:00 AM                  Vendor Set-up

9:00 – 9:45 AM                  Registration & Continental Breakfast

                                            Tradeshow Begins

9:45 – 10:00 AM                Welcome – Manteca Mural Society

10:00 – 11:00 AM              Kathy Harris - Keynote

11:00  11:15 AM                Break/Tradeshow

11:15 – 12:15 PM              Mural as an RDA Tool – Terrence Grindall

12:15 – 1:15 PM                Catered Lunch

1:15 – 2:30 PM                  Artists. How do you Approach Design

2:30 – 3:30 PM                  What Happens to a Mural that has Out-lived it’s life.  Conservation or Say Goodbye

3:30 – 5:00 PM                  Manteca High Mural Tours

6:00 – 7:30 PM                  Street Party with Artist Showcase

                                                Hip Hop Art Contest

                                                Metal Art

                                                Art Stroll

 

 

October 20th

 

8:00 – 8:45 AM                  Registration & Continental Breakfast

                                            Tradeshow Begins

8:45 – 9:00 AM                  Mural Society

9:00 – 10:00 AM                How to Start a Mural or Public Art Program

10:00 – 10:15 AM              Break / Tradeshow

10:00 – 5:00 PM                Artist Showcase / Manteca High

1.     Chainsaw Art

2.     Metal Art

3.     Culinary Art

4.     Gourd Art

5.     Boulder Art

6.     Spray Can Art

7.     Landscape Art

8.     Sand Art

9.     Ice Sculptures

10.  Glass Blowing

11.  Quilts

12.  Jewelry Making

 

                                            Children’s Sidewalk Art Contest

3:00 PM                             Showdown Judging

6:00 – 9:00 PM                  Awards Ceremony / Auction – Manteca Senior Center

 

 

 

October 21st

 

8:00 – 5:00 PM                  Mural in a Day

5:00 PM                             Dedication to City