This weekend in “The Lake City”: The fourth annual Acworth Art Fest featuring 100 artisans, the Art Fest Food Court, Kidz Zone and live entertainment is Saturday and Sunday in downtown Acworth.
The April 11-12 event will include artists showcasing paintings, jewelry, pottery, metal sculpture, folk art, photography and more. Food from Acworth eateries and arts and crafts by the Art Station-Big Shanty will also be featured.
The two-day event along Main Street is produced by Flash Festivals Inc. in partnership with the City of Acworth.
The staff of the Acworth Library will have a booth in Frana Brown Park in the Kidz Zone and present storytimes Saturday at noon, 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. and Sunday at noon and 1 p.m.
“We are looking forward to meeting everyone in the community at Acworth Art Fest and showing off the materials and services available to Cobb County Library cardholders at Acworth Library!,” said Acworth Library Manager Nichole Knox.
Acworth Library is located at 4569 Dallas Street in downtown Acworth. The library will be open its regular hours on Saturday during the festival from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., as will area restaurants and shops.