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St. J Final Fridays Back Again on July 29

photo by Molly Stone
Revelers enjoy the Levitt AMP St. Johnsbury Music Series concert by Zach Nugent during the St. J Final Friday event on June 24..

ST. JOHNSBURY – For the second installment of St. J Final Fridays on Friday, July 29, partners

Discover St. Johnsbury, the Town of St. Johnsbury, and Catamount Film & Arts are bringing more

activities and food to Eastern Avenue and Railroad Street.

Starting at 4 p.m., Railroad Street will be closed to motorized vehicles and filled with free interactive live art demonstrations, family activities, a gallery stroll, sidewalk sales and more. At 7 p.m., the event closes out with a free Levitt AMP St. Johnsbury Music Series performance in the heart of

the downtown.

Featured programming for a street fair on July 29, includes a community mural to be created by the

Caledonia Food Co-op; chalk art created during the performance by Vermont artist Katie Runde; a

Gallery Stroll by St. J Art on the Street, featuring art exhibitions and refreshments in shops and in

storefronts along Railroad Street and Eastern Avenue; live portrait drawing by Larry Golden; free gelato from Dolcetti; live music by Koa Phoenix; Tai Chi and Tango and Yoga demonstrations; crafts and activities from Fairbanks Museum, Community College of Vermont, The Foundry, St. Johnsbury

Athenaeum, St. J Community Hub; and more including bubble machines, food trucks, kids crafts,

and free goodies.

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The Adam Ezra Group will perform at 7 p.m., on July 29 in downtown St. Johnsbury.

At 7 p.m., the Levitt AMP St. Johnsbury Music Series closes out the night with a performance by Adam

Ezra Group. Catamount Arts will bring their mobile stage to the heart of downtown St.

Johnsbury, turning Railroad Street into a summer concert venue to showcase the band’s folk and rock

energy, fusing soul and pop.

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