Featuring more than 60 regional artists, live music, and food vendors – “Finster Fest” returns to Paradise Garden in Summerville, Georgia this Saturday and Sunday.
Artists from Georgia, Alabama, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, Illinois, Virginia and Kentucky will be displaying work including paintings, wooden cutout figures, stained glass, found object cart, pottery, toys, metal work and textiles.
For additional information, call (706) 808-0800.
Three music stages will feature live music throughout the event:
Saturday, Sept. 24
Noon: artist-author talk – Black Cat Tips, “Smile a While” children’s book
1 p.m.: Abe Partridge
11 a.m.: Charlsey Etheridge Minor
12:30 p.m.: The Cools
2 p.m.: Brad Cochran
10:30 a.m.: Jeremy Wells
Noon: Russell McClanahan & Friends
1:30 p.m.: Jule Medders
3 p.m.: Pylon Reenactment Society
Sunday, Sept. 25
Noon: author talk – Jerry Grillo, “The Music and Mythocracy of Col. Bruce Hampton: A Basically True Biography”
1 p.m.: Chattooga County Gospel with Jackie Shropshire Hammond and Jeneal Johnson
11 a.m.: Matt Downer the Old Time Traveler
12:30 p.m.: Tin Roof Echo
2 p.m.: Pony Bradshaw
3:30 p.m.: Clark Jones and the Big City String Band
11 a.m.: Muletide
1:30 p.m.: Barbaric Yawps
3 p.m.: Kindred Fire
Hours for the family-friendly festival are 10:00am – 5:00pm Saturday and Sunday.
FREE parking is provided at the Walmart Super Center on U.S. 27 – north of Paradise Garden, with a complimentary 3-minute shuttle provided all day.
Handicap parking is available at Paradise Garden.