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Liberty Arts Festival

Dates: Now - Jul. 18, 2019
Times: 9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Category: Performing Arts Arts/Crafts Festivals
Location: Downtown Morris, Morris, IL 60450
Phone: 815-941-0245
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Art, music, theater, dance and activities for children and adults alike! Thursday Schedule: 9:00am - 5:00pm - Chalk the Walks - Visit your favorite downtown businesses for great shopping and more! Many businesses will have sidewalk chalk and art related activities throughout the weekend. 10:00am-3:00pm – Grundy County Historical Society Museum – 510 W. Illinois Avenue – The museum will be featuring art from local artists throughout the years. While you are here, be sure to check out the new addition!

11:00am - 7:00pm - Century 21 Steak Fry - Corner of Washington and Franklin - Sponsored by Century 21 Coleman-Hornsby to benefit Special Connections. 3:00pm – 6:00pm – Create a Car for Friday's "Drive-In" Movie – Hester Street – 802 Liberty Street - Kids will have fun creating a cardboard car to bring to Friday's outdoor movie. 5:15pm - 6:15pm - Artistic Pets Photo Contest - Grundy County Courthouse Lawn - Stop by and vote on the photo of the most artistic pet! Interested in nominating your pet? Check out the Facebook page "Liberty Arts Festival Artistic Pets Photo Contest" where you will be able to submit a photo of your pet. Your pet must be in its best artistic form (painting, dancing, singing, etc.) or admiring their favorite piece of artwork. Judges from Bone-ifide Care and Blackbird's Bowl will select the top five finalists and prizes will be awarded to the top three pets. 6:30pm - 8:30pm - City of Morris Concert on the Courthouse Lawn - Enjoy the smooth harmonies and soul stirring lyrics of River Road Trio! Rain location is Morris High School Auditorium


What's Nearby:
Starved Rock Lodge - Cabins
Joliet Iron Works Historic Site
Utica Business Association
Captain's Cove Bar and Grill
Joliet Slammers Baseball
Kayak Morris

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