The Art in the Park 25th anniversary event recently was held at Fred Fuller Park in Kent, presented by the Kent Parks & Recreation Department. 

The event featured more than 100 artists and 25 youth artists who displayed and sold their work. Sponsors included the Jo Woodward Foundation, Acme Fresh Market, Gatehouse Media/Record Publishing Co., Hometown Bank, the Kent Jaycees, Sylvia Coogan Fund, Woodsy’s Music, WKSU, All Media Art Supply and Ohio Ceramics. 

All day demonstrations included Tree City Woodcarvers, Japanese Tea Company, Society for Creative Anachronism, Old Fashioned Blacksmith, Custer’s Alpacas and Glass Blowing, along with two days on two stages of musical entertainment.