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Johns Creek Arts Festival set Oct. 19-20
2nd annual, two-day event at Atlanta Athletic Club fields

by Staff Reports

October 02, 2013

JOHNS CREEK, Ga. More than 100 artists will be showcased at the second annual Johns Creek Arts Festival, Oct. 19-20, on the historic Atlanta Athletic Club's fields in Johns Creek.

Bring your family and friends to enjoy art in all mediums, entertainment, food and children's games. Entertainers scheduled to perform Saturday, Oct. 19, include Maddie Monroe, Matt Thomas, Perimeter Dance and North Atlanta Dance Theatre.

The highly acclaimed von Grey, a quartet of sisters from Johns Creek recently appearing on the David Letterman Show and the Conan O'Brien Show, and the fan-favorite duo Banks and Shane will appear Saturday night also.

The entertainment lineup for Sunday includes a New Orleans Jazz Brunch featuring Blair Crimmons, gospel singer Anitra Jay, Laura Monk and Highcotton, rock band Aaxis, Christian Youth Theater and others. Be sure to dress up your pet for the popular Pet Parade, which returns this year on Sunday at 1 p.m. A complete entertainment schedule will be forthcoming.

The free festival will be held Saturday, Oct. 19 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 20 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event relies on volunteers to make it a successful event. To volunteer, please contact Maggie Barker, volunteer coordinator, at 770-500-8784 or email Volunteer@JohnsCreekGA.gov.



The Atlanta Athletic Club fields are directly across from the club at 1390 Bobby Jones Drive in Johns Creek (intersection of Ga. 141 and Bobby Jones Drive).

The Johns Creek Arts Festival is presented by the city of Johns Creek and the Johns Creek Convention and Visitors Bureau. They will partner again with Splash Festivals for this year's event.

For information, visit www.JohnsCreekArtsFestival.com.