The 11th Annual Festival of Banners Is Now Accepting Submissions

Art Reach of Mid Michigan announced they are accepting design submissions for the 11th annual Festival of Banners until Feb 15.

Artists as young as eight can participate in Isabella, Mecosta and Clare counties.

The festival brings communities together, letting them paint banners and display them on poles beginning in May.

The banner submissions cost $25 for adults.

Children and senior citizens will be able to participate for  free.

This year a total of 338 banners will be displayed.

“Each year we have a theme for the banners and this year our theme is, art inspires!” Amy C. Powell Executive Director, Art Reach of Mid Michigan said. “So, a lot times we see banners that are nature themed.  There is a lot of nature, birds and rainbows.”

The banners will be displayed on street poles in Mount Pleasant; Shepherd, at McLaren Central Michigan and on Pickard Street in Union Township until Nov 2019.










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