LOUISBURG — Nash Street will be closed from Main Street to Cedar Saturday as the Franklin County Arts Council hosts Chalk Art in the Street, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., featuring Trompe L’Oeil artist Kathryn Lane Hicks.
Hicks will create a 3-D piece of art during the festival while other participants transform the street and sidewalks into artistic works.
The theme for this year’s festival is Find it in Frnklin County people places and things.
Street painting and vendor spots are still available. See fcacarts.org or stop by Louisburg Town Hall or One Man’s Treasure on Nash Street for applications.
Cash prizes for street painting will be given, $75 for Best in Show, $50 for first place and $25 for honorable mention.