On Friday night, the streets will be lined with unique art & craft vendors, a huge food court, a grand beer & wine garden, and great live music. On Saturday, the 5K run/walk, Pancake Breakfast, Children’s Games & Play Area, Magicians, Illusionists, various contests for young and old alike, and more great live music will promise to make your visit to our festival a great experience.
Back again this year is our “Bring SOM (Spirit of Monticello) Talent” contest. Contestants will be judged in tryout/elimination rounds with the finalists performing during the festival at the NIPSCO bandstand Friday & Saturday night. The finalist will compete for $1,800.00 in cash awards! Visit our website at: www.spiritofmonticello.org for details on how to enter.
Other great live entertainment will be presented by Eliana Westin, Jay Walkers, Mojo Running, The Darin Patrick Project, Daisy Abercorn, Sheeza, City Lites, the Jason Wells Band & the Blue Sky Band.
The purpose of the festival is to encourage a strong sense of community, family and friendship by celebrating the beginning of the summer season and inviting people to the great City of Monticello explained the Spirit committee. “We strive to stimulate community awareness by supporting a large variety of musicians, artisans, vendors and family activities,” said Ken Prieboy festival Chairperson. “Please come and experience what Monticello & our festival have to offer. You won’t be disappointed! It is our goal to welcome you and make you feel at home.”
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