26th Annual Dan Emmett Music & Arts Festival
Friday, August 9, 2013
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
The 2013 Dan Emmett Music & Arts Festival will be held in the streets of downtown Mount Vernon August 8th – 11th, marking the 26th year for the event. The Festival’s mission is to “Celebrate the Legacy” of Dan Emmett. This homegrown musician, composer, and founder of minstrelsy tradition is known world-wide as the author of “Dixie.” Dan Emmett’s life and career is honored through a varied format of performing and creative artists on four stages and all along South Main Street for the enjoyment of Festival goers of all ages. Come and check out the Crafts and Trade Show, Concerts, Food and Fun! For a full line-up and more information contact the Festival at (740) 392-FEST (3378). For detailed scheduling information, visit the Festival website at www.DanEmmettFestival.org. The 2013 Dan Emmett Music & Art Festival is made possible by the generous contributions of Ariel, First-Knox National Bank, and Time Warner Cable.
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