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Community artists sought for Pequot Lakes Festival of the Arts

The Pequot Lakes High School gym was filled with people looking at artworks by students in grades K-12 Thursday, March 30, as part of the annual Festival of the Arts. Here, a group checks out elementary artworks, 2017. Nancy Vogt/Echo Journal file photo.

The 37th annual Pequot Lakes Festival of the Arts will take place from 5:30-8 p.m. Thursday, April 18, in the Pequot Lakes High School athletic complex and on the auditorium stage. Student and community artists will have visual arts displays in the high school gym. Performing artists, dancers and musicians will be on the stage in the high school auditorium. There will be a food concession area.

Community artists are invited to set up exhibits or perform. To arrange for an art display table or area, contact Todd Knutson at 218-568-9252 or Performance artists should contact Pequot Lakes Community Education at 218-568-9200 to reserve a place on the stage schedule.

The Festival of the Arts was started in 1982.