The Jersey City Mural Festival is presented by Mana Public Arts and the Jersey City Mural Arts Program (JCMAP) in partnership with Mayor Steven M. Fulop, the Jersey City Municipal Council, and the Office of Cultural Affairs.

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and in strict adherence with the reopening guidelines set by the State of New Jersey, all aspects of the 2021 Jersey City Mural Festival will be executed with strict COVID-19 protocols and social distancing. In addition the many of the events and works will be made available online to allow for virtual participation.


The festival will take place across three main locations, incorporating more than 50 walls, and 300,000 SF of wall space.

Journal Square

Journal Square Map

Hamilton Park

Hamilton Park Map

Events & Entertainment

The festival will include a wide variety of COVID-19 safe events and entertainment, including:

  1. VIP Artist/Industry Events
  2. Beer Gardens
  3. Food Trucks
  4. DJs and Live Entertainment
  5. Merchandise Pop ups
  6. Family events