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“10th Annual Paint Dexter Plein Air Festival.”:
Aug. 19 & 20. A 2-day exhibit and sale of works created by local and visiting artists who painted outdoors throughout Dexter Aug. 15–20. Also, art workshops for kids and adults (see paintdexter.org). Today: Spectators welcome at a “Quick Draw Competition” (9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.) among participating artists. Also, an art sale (2–9 p.m.), award ceremony (5 p.m.), and a meet-the-artists beer & wine reception (4:30–8:30 p.m.), and live music TBA at the Gazebo (6:30–8:30pm). Sat.: Children’s art event (11 a.m.–2 p.m.), a beer & wine reception (3–8 p.m.), live music in the tent gallery (6–8 p.m.), and an art sale (9 a.m.–8 p.m.). 9:30 a.m.–9 p.m. (Fri.), & 9 a.m.–8 p.m. (Sat.), Monument Park, Dexter. Free admission. paintdexter.com, 358–1744., . . . . . .