Alton will be host to the 10th annual Mississippi Earthtones Festival in at the end of summer. On Saturday the 17th of September the Earthtones Festival will feature live music, an up-cycled fashion show, and artists from the Riverbend displaying and selling their work, including live artists who will be creating works during the festival right in front of you. The live artists will be creating everything from landscapes to portraits, even some works in a graffiti style.

Eric Stauffer, The Art Coordinator for The Mississippi Earthtones Festival, told the Big Z on a recent Let's Talk program, that the festival this year is almost double the size of previous years

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