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Celebrating the Arts In Civic Center Plaza

July 5, 2010

June 22, 2010 was officially declared Arts Day in Memphis, an occasion celebrated with an artists market and arts fair in front of City Hall.  Artists and artisans from throughout the mid-south came downtown to exhibit and sell their wares while downtowners and City Hall employees were treated to performances by the Watoto de Afrika, Stax Music Academy, and New Ballet Ensemble.

Memphis Mayor A C Wharton examines some of the art on display during the Arts Day celebration in front of City Hall, June 22, 2010.

Our thanks to all of the wonderful artists, performers, and organizations who joined us for Memphis Arts Day.  Click here to learn more about ArtsMemphis and how you can support the arts in our city.

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