Lowertown Arts and Music Festival Returns to Paducah This Friday-Saturday | News

PADUCAH — The Lowertown Arts and Music Festival is back! The two-day festival kicks off Friday night in the Lowertown Arts District.

The event is presented by the Yeiser Art Center, which celebrates its 65th anniversary this year.

Organizers say the festival will open at 5 p.m. Friday and run until 10:30 p.m. that evening, with music starting at 6 p.m. Saturday, the festival will reopen at 10 a.m. and continue until 10:30 p.m. .

The event includes art vendors, family activities, food and drink vendors and, of course, live music.

Musical acts performing this year include:

Friday music program

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6 p.m. Wheelhouse rousters
8 p.m. Wolfpen Branch – headliner
9:45 p.m. Tony Loge
10:30 p.m. Paducah Beer Werks Afterparty: Hollerhead and Special Guests

Saturday music program

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11 a.m. Paducah Symphony Orchestra Youth and Children’s Choir
12:15 p.m. jazz patrol
1:45 p.m. The rollers
3 p.m. Judy and the blue rose
4:30 p.m. big big trees
5:45 p.m. Callon B & la Ruche
7 p.m. Alozno Pennington Group
8:30 p.m. Tyler Bryant & the Shakedown – headliner
10 p.m. Paducah Beer Werks Afterparty – Maewyn, Tall Tall Trees, Art Thieves

The Yeiser Art Center says food vendors you can expect include Branch Out Foods, Buzzard Brothers BBQ, Frosted by Mollie, the Kettle Corn Poppers, Lane’s Concessions, and Tony’s Gyros. Organizers recommend bringing a picnic chair or blanket to sit on while enjoying the food, plus drinks from Paducah Beer Werks, Schlafly, and Dry Ground Brewing Company.

And alongside artist booths, you can find booths for local nonprofits, such as Four Rivers Indivisible, LivWell Community Health Services, Lotus, Maiden Alley Cinema, Market House Theatre, The McGangster’s and Omni Visions, as well as booths for the Murray State University Regional Campus, Paducah School of Art and Design, and WKMS.

Check Lowertown Arts and Music Festival Facebook page for more information on the artists and vendors you can expect at this year’s event. Information is also available at theyeiser.org.

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This map shows the area where the 2022 Lowertown Arts and Music Festival will be held.

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