Hearts for the Arts - A Festival of Good Health & Local Artists


By WSIL Events

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

August 2, 2014 at 4:00 PM until 10:00 PM

Location: Pinckneyville City Park, Pinckneyville, IL

Phone: 618-357-3243

Email: pvillechamber.execdirector@gmail.com

Event Description

Hearts for the Arts is a new festival celebrating good health and local artists of all ages. On Saturday August 2nd, Pinckneyville City Park will be lined with local artist and craft vendors selling and displaying their wares. The day will be filled with various healthy activities including a 3K Fun Run/Walk, Tennis tournament, 3-on-3 Youth Basketball tournament, dancing and fitness demonstrations. A chalk art competition, Chalk the Walk, will have budding artists of all ages competing for the $75 cash prize ($25 for youth). Rusty Nail, an Irish Folk Rock band from St Louis will take the pavilion stage at 6pm. Pheasant Hollow Winery is also slated to bring their award winning wines for visitors to enjoy in the shaded courtyard.
Admission to the event is free but participation in the various events requires a fee and registration. Parking is also free and is located on the west side of the fairgrounds area - near the grandstand.
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