ArtFest set for Sept. 21 in downtown Newton

NEWTON, NC (July 11, 2013) -- The Newton Festival and Events Committee will host the Seventh Annual Newton ArtFest on Saturday, Sept. 21 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the Courthouse Square in downtown Newton.

This one-day multi-media event will feature local artists, craftsmen, food vendors, a public participation sidewalk art contest, sidewalk sales and entertainment. Planning is under way and more information will be released when available.

Artists, crafters, sculptors and musicians are invited to demonstrate their art. The $30 booth fee will be waived for anyone who demonstrates their art.

Food vendor spaces are $40. Art and food vendor applications are available here. For more information, call Festival & Events Chairperson Jessica Setzer at 828-578-0127.