By: Conner James - MSTv Correspondent
with additional from NOLA.com
The Olde Towne area of Slidell welcomes the return of its Arts Evening, which runs March 2nd; with some exhibits running to the 5th.
The 19th annual event is held in the Fremaux Avenue to Robert Street and Carey to Second Streets areas, with a purpose spotlighting local art exhibits and live music.
The event is thrown by Slidell's Dept of Public and Cultural Affairs and brings several local artists, organizations and businesses to the forefront in a 3 day family friendly outing.
Considered one of Olde Towne’s most popular nights, the event includes great works by local artists, shopping, "Arts Evening on the Go" food options and a convenient shuttle service to bring the public to the different locations.
A listing of all the events are available at the office of the Slidell Department of Cultural & Public Affairs, on the city’s website at www.slidell.la.us, or by calling 985.646.4375.
Arts Evening is supported by a grant from the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Office of Cultural Development, Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism in cooperation with the Louisiana State Arts Council as administered by the St. Tammany Commission on Cultural Affairs.
In the event of inclement weather, Arts Evening will be held on March 3. Any decision regarding event cancellation will be made by noon on the day of the event.