Applications are now being accepted for participation in the 19th Annual Elmwood Avenue Festival of the Arts.
Organizers of the neighborhood festival are looking for artists, craftspeople, musicians, dancers, community groups and food vendors to join the party, held every year on the weekend before Labor Day weekend.
This year's festival will be Aug. 25 and 26. Deadline to apply for a booth or performance time is April 2. For information and to apply, go online at eafa.techriver.net and click on applications.
The festival happens on Elmwood Avenue between West Ferry Street and St. James Place, and is host to 170 artists and crafters, a Kidsfest area, three stages with continuous performances and an area for cultural and environmental groups to share information.