Born on the Bayou

Good parents know that exposing children to the arts at a young age allows them to explore their creative side and learn to express themselves in a fulfilling way. For families searching for an arts festival that is both entertaining and kid friendly, look no further than the Black Swamps Arts Festival. From Friday, September 5 through Sunday, September 8, the streets of downtown Bowling Green will be taken over by street artists, vendors, musicians, and more! Youth activities begin at 11am on Saturday with 'Youth Arts', which are a variety of kid friendly games and activities supervised by Black Swamp Youth Art Volunteers that last till 5pm. After the 'Youth Arts' activities, head on over to the Family Entertainment Stage on North Main Street for a night of music and entertainment for family members of all ages. Free. 11am. Downtown Bowling Green. 419-354-2723.  GMK