Artists wanted for Willmar, Minn., region festivals
The Kandiyohi County Fair is seeking singers, musicians, comedians and entertainers of all ages for the 2011 talent contest, in front of a live audience at the fair.
The contest will be on a new day and time this year -- 4 p.m. Aug. 13. First place winners will advance to the state fair.
Auditions will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 30 at the Willmar Community Center, 624 Highway 71 N.E. in Willmar.
For more information and/or to receive an-entry form, contact Gwen Krebsbach at email@example.com or 320-220-0141 or Kathy Vruwink at firstname.lastname@example.org or 320-382-6128 or go to the website www.kandifair.com.
Willmar Area Arts Council
Willmar, 3 to 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, Becker Market; all yarn lovers are invited to help design and implement the summer art project -- yarn bombing, by creating works of art out of yarn and using them to enliven public spaces; everyone welcome.
New London Fine Art Festival
New London, Aug. 19-20; looking for artists to exhibit and sell their works; application available on website at www.newlondonfineart.com.