Country Music Artist Shari Rowe will be the opening act at the Summer Festival of Art & Music. Ms. Rowe, based out of Arizona, is touring our area and we a blessed to have her perform at our Festival. Shari was recently nominated for the ICM award for her song, “Silly Boy”. She is schedule to perform at 10 a.m. on May 11.
The third annual Summer Festival of Art & Music to benefit the Mt. Juliet Senior Activity Center is scheduled for Saturday, May 11 from 10 a.m. till 4 p.m.
The agenda includes six 45 minute country music acts on an outdoor stage beginning at 10 am.
10 a.m. – Country Artist, Shari Rowe
11 a.m. – Country Artist, Billy Tarkington
Noon – Country Artist Bill Feathers with Richard Leedy
1 p.m. - Cookie & the Monster
2 p.m. - Country Artist, Paul Alan Coons
3 p.m. - Country Artist, Michelle Little
Local artisans will be exhibiting and selling their wares. Booths include: Oil paintings, water color and drawings, painted glass wear, stained glass, woodworking, quilting, pottery, photography crafts, jewelry and more. Booths are available for $25.
A picnic plate lunch with hot dogs, coleslaw, baked beans, chips, desserts & beverage for $5 will be offered from 11 – 1 p.m.
The famous “decorate a shoe” contest and exhibit will take place. First, second and third place prizes will be awarded at 4 p.m. Entrées must be brought in by noon Friday May 10. The contest is open to anyone.
For more information on booth rental or how to enter the shoe contest call 758-9114. The event is free and open to the public.