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Artists sought for 'Auburn Arts in the Park'

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“Auburn Arts in the Park” will be held Saturday, May 19, at School Park Preserve. The Auburn Arts Commission seeks artists to make the event a success.

For $30, participating artists will receive a 10-by-10-foot outdoor exhibit space to showcase and sell their work.

Visual fine artists in all media are sought for the one-day visual and performing arts festival. The festival will include artists selling their work, musical and dance performances, strolling musicians, actors portraying famous artists, art demonstrations, art-related activities for children, food booths and a wine and beer garden.

The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 19, with setup from 7-9:45 a.m. The festival is organized by the Auburn Arts Commission to foster and promote the visual and performing arts in Auburn.

Email auburnartsinthepark@gmail.com for more information and an application, or call Auburn City Hall at (530) 823-4211, extension 113. Deadline to apply is April 20. Volunteers are also needed to help with the festival.