Artisans, Crafters, and Trades sought for the 2015 Dan Emmett Festival

MOUNT VERNON – The 2015 Dan Emmett Music & Arts Festival has issued three separate calls for entry for the various shows at the upcoming four day event.

The Juried Fine Arts & Handcrafts Fair will be on display from Friday, August 14th through Sunday, August 16th. Many Artisans are expected to apply to showcase their work in booths set up on South Main Street.

The Trades, Crafts, and Kid’s Activities Shows will be in operation from Thursday, August 13th through Sunday, August 16th.

Qualified food concessions may also apply for a spot at this year’s event using the appropriate concession application.

All show entry applications are available on the web at or may be picked up at the Harvest at The Woodward, 105 South Main St. in Downtown Mount Vernon. Applications will be accepted until the show(s) are full.

The 2015 Dan Emmett Music & Arts Festival runs August 13th – 16th in Downtown Mount Vernon with various activities each day. A complete schedule can be found at This year’s event is made possible through the contributions of Ariel, First-Knox National Bank, and Time Warner Cable. For additional information, contact the Festival at (740) 392-FEST (3378) or email at [email protected]