5th Annual Promenade d'art de Franklin Press Release - 2014

5th Annual Promenade d’art de Franklin – Slated August, 23, 2014 

The Art Walk is this Saturday, August 23, 2014, and from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Alfred Hill, Ajah Diggs, Michelle Bradley and Joe Mitchell will entertain art lovers at the Hanagriffs' Lot.

Everyone is encouraged to stop by and enjoy the music.  Music enthusiasts are invited to bring a chair to sit and listen to the band and to dance when they hear "their song."

Commemorative Art Walk t-shirts and tote bags will be available for purchase at Chic and Shabby Collections the day of the Art Walk. T-shirts are $15 for sizes up to extra-large and $20 for sizes double extra-large and larger. The tote bags are $5 each. Free fans will be available at Shadowlawn and Argus Spa.

The artists, authors and venues for this year's event will be the following: Shadowlawn - Brian Carpentier & Amanda Robicheaux; Chez Hope - Christopher Bailey, Jr. & Mark Judice; Hanagriff's Lot - Music by Alfred Hill, Ajah Diggs, Michelle Bradley and Joe Mitchell; Floors Etc. - St. Mary Council on Aging; Four Seasons - Monique Broussard & Brooke Comeaux; Meyer's Shoe Store - Rhonda Dennis & Caroline Simoneaux; The Fad Newsstand - Darlene Businelle & Anne Simon; Main St. Cafe - Roxy Blanton, Tony Cutrera & Margaret Melancon; Beleeza Boutique - Rachel Bonin, LaDaisha Bowles, Michiru Kusaka, Sarah Ruiz & Laura Zuniga; Todd Art Gallery - Susan Miles, Francis Todd & Doris Wigington; Scelfo's Insurance - Roger Stouff & Suzanne Wiltz; Chic and Shabby Collections - Martha Mello & Patricia Najera; Argus Spa - Hilari Baranco, Carla Hostetter & Emanuel Landry. 

The Art Walk is a family-friendly event that will take place Saturday, August 23, 2014, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, contact Community Development (337-828-6345 or ashields@franklin-la.com).