lowertown arts 300PADUCAH, Ky. (5/13/13) – The 2013 LowerTown Arts & Music Festival will be held this weekend, May 17-19, in Paducah. The festival hours are May 17, 3-10 p.m.; May 18, 10 a.m.-10:30 p.m.; and May 19, noon-5p.m. Admission is free.
 
The event brings more than 15,000 to the LowerTown neighborhood in Paducah. The event is held on Madison between 5th and 8th Streets and on 6th and 7th Streets between Harrison and Monroe Streets. Those who live in the festival area are asked to move their cars from the streets beginning Thursday morning through Sunday evening.
 
Attendees will enjoy a variety of musical entertainment organized by the Paducah Symphony Orchestra on the festival’s two stages, food vendors, children’s activities, 65 juried artists, Art Cars in which artists use cars as canvases, and the Top Potter Showdown, a competition among potters with potters wheels set up in the middle of the street.
 
The festival was selected as one of the Top Ten Spring Festivals in Kentucky by the Kentucky State Tourism Bureau in 2012 and 2013. The LowerTown Arts & Music Festival is produced and coordinated by the LowerTown Neighborhood Association. Michael and Victoria Terra are the event co-directors. For more information including a schedule of activities, visit www.lowertownamf.com.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by Pam Spencer

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

KSP Works Injury Collision in Calloway County

HAZEL, Ky. (5/28/15) — According to a Kentucky State Police report, KSP responded to a two vehicle collision on May 27,… Read More

Eastbound Lane Restriction on I-24 Tennessee River Bridge Set for Thursday

KENTUCKY (5/26/15) — The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to restrict eastbound traffic to one lane on the… Read More

Most Read This Week

May 22, 2015 7904

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 7894

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 6629

VIDEO: Sparks Fly Over Hanson Rezoning Issue

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 4262

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 3747

Can Sunscreen Save Your Life?

by Melissa Patrick

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 10974

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 7904

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 27, 2015 6629

VIDEO: Sparks Fly Over Hanson Rezoning Issue

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 4262

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 3474

Midnight Ride on Rabbit Ridge Ends in Jail

by SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 2738

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - May 27, 2015

by Crime Stoppers
May 28, 2015 1260

Greenville Man Charged with Rockport Robbery,…

by SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 1205

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - May…

by SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 1122

Crime Stoppers Fugitive of the Week – May 27,…

by Hopkinsville – Christian County Crime Stoppers
May 27, 2015 1120

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1071

Livingston Street, Hanson Rezoning Request…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 843

Teens Injured When Vehicle Crashes into Tree

by SurfKY News