Nearly 4,000 Enjoy Jerry Brown Arts Festival


Artist Norman Morgan is shown creating jewlery pieces during the 18th Annual Jerry Brown Arts Festival on Sunday, March 8, at the Tombigbee Electric Cooperative’s warehouse in Hamilton.

HAMILTON -  Approximately 3,750 people from acrosss the country and the globe packed out the Tombigbee Electric Cooperative’s warehouse in Hamilton for the 18th Annual Jerry Brown Arts Festival (JBAF) on March 6 and 7.
According to JBAF Public Relations Chairman Marla Minter, the event hosted attendees from Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Montana, North Carolina, Mississippi, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont and Virginia. This year, there were even visitors from acrosss the globe from Australia and Wales.
Minter also stated that this event hosted 16 artists who attended the festival for the first time.
Minter expressed her relief in having the festival take place before the COVID-19 outbreak affected the ability hold large gatherings.

 


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