Submitted by the Riverdale Park Arts Council
The Riverdale Park Arts Council’s sixth annual arts and music festival will feature the Rodney Kelley Jazz Experience with saxophonist Russell Lyles live in Town Center at the Marc Station, Sunday, May 5, 2013. The daylong program will also feature more than four dozen local and regional artists and artisans, a variety of live musical performances, the second-annual Youth Poetry Slam!, a burgeoning Literary Corner, and World of Wheels, our parked parade of vintage vehicles.
In addition, members of the Archie Edwards Blues Heritage Foundation will perform and more musical artists are being added to the line-up.
The winner of the Second Gerald King Scholarship for Realism Painting will also be introduced. The award is given each year to a art student who shows great promise in realism. The award is named after Riverdale Park’s renowned artist and local university instructor Gerald King.
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