Midsummer Arts at Monteith

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For Immediate Release: Albany Oregon

by: Jim Willhight, Willhight.Com

 

Free Festival for Kids

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Starting at 10:00 AM

 

 

 

Midsummer Arts returns to Albany Oregon's Monteith Riverpark on Saturday, August 6th, 2016 from 10 am to 6 pm for its fourth annual free festival of local arts and culture. 

Come enjoy lots of hands-on activities, free workshops and demonstrations, and short performances from local thespians, painters, puppeteers, musicians, and more! 

Children can get a stamp in the Albany Visitors Association summer passport, and bring home a free craft activity. 

There will be tons and tons of fun! Free dance classes. Disc golf. Pulled pork sandwiches.

 

 

 

The 2016 Midsummer Arts event line-up includes a collection of hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations, and mini-performances, all in the shade of Monteith Park

 

 

Taking place during the MIdsummer Arts Festival Event

setting of pokemon lures! 

 

 

Photo by: Gary Ungefug

Photo by: Gary Ungefug

Visit the covered picnic area (the “gazebo”) for several free arts & crafts activities for kids and families, maybe see a puppet show or get up close and personal with a few acrobats.

Event attractions include: free arts activities presented by Gallery Calapooia, the Arts Center, Improv at the Majestic, South Albany HS Theater Arts, and Legacy Ballet.

There will be storytellers, ventriloquists, poets, painters, crafters, actors, singers, dancers, and more throughout the event offering free workshops and performances.

The weather is predicted to be perfect and the fun begins at 10 o'clock, Saturday August 6th, 2016.

 
 

 

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