The Lower Town Arts & Music Festival
May 15th and 16th, 2015
7th Street and Madison Street in Paducah, Kentucky
Artist Applications Now Open for 2015!
Zapplications is now accepting applications for the 2015 Festival! Get yours in early by following this link to the Zapp site.
The Lower Town Arts & Music Festival in Paducah, Kentucky is THE regional Festival for Western Kentucky and the surrounding area. The Festival's mission is to celebrate the cultural richness of this part of the country. We know we have a great thing going on here and we want to present it to you every year at the Festival in Lower Town... regional music, art, theater, food! We have a great Children’s Area this year so bring the whole family! Admission is FREE.
In 2012 and again in 2013, this Festival was selected as one of the Top Ten Spring Festivals in Kentucky by the Kentucky State Tourism Bureau.
To find out more about the Festival, see below for the list of the The Latest Festival News as well as the Most Read Articles - check back here often to see the latest news about the Festival. And by all means... come on down to Lower Town to enjoy it all!
The 2014 Fine Art award winners were:
Awards of Merit
Congratulations to all of you and a big thanks to our judge, Zbynek Smetana, of Murray State University.
Here are some links from the 2014 Festival:
2014 Artists here... talented newcomers and Festival favorites.
2014 Taste of Paducah lineup here!
The Children's Events Schedule here!
Art Cars here (back by popular demand)
These local business and individuals have stepped up to sponsor this year's Festival. Some of these people have done so for many years. As Festival organizers, we are grateful for your continued support. If you enjoy the Festival year after year, let these people know you appreciate them! Thanks Sponsors!
Thanks to the many people who volunteered at this year's Festival. We couldn't do it without you:
and all of the individuals that live in and around Paducah that help out
Pictures from the 2014 Festival
Shop the Galleries!
Lower Town is a great place for artists to live and work. Find out by stopping by the galleries of Lower Town any time of year, by special appointment or on our regular Second Saturday (of each month) event.
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If you have specific questions, start in the "Contact us" department to see if your contact is right there... we will make sure that your questions are answered!
The Latest Festival News
Most Read Articles