The Evolve Bank and Trust Cooper Young Festival artist vendor booths go on sale Sunday, June 15 at 12 am. Booths are sold on a first come, first served basis to artists in the Mid-South and across the country. On our website, www.cooperyoungfestival.com, you can view maps of the festival site and pick out your favorite space for this year’s event that will be held on Saturday, September 13 from 9 am to 7 pm with a rain date of Sunday, September 14.
Join the Cooper-Young Business Association this year for a three day hipstoric celebration. On Thursday, September 11, we invite you to attend the Art Invitational hosted by the Jay Etkin Gallery located at 942 South Cooper which highlights the many talented artists that live and work in Cooper Young. On Friday, September 12, join 2,000 of your closest friends for the CY Festival Friday 4-miler. Registration can be made on-line at www.cooperyoung4miler.racesonline.com.
On Saturday, the Cooper Young Festival kicks off a whole day of free, family-friendly, music, arts and crafts street festival fun. The Festival, in its 27th year, is the largest, single day event held annually in a celebration of life, music, arts and heritage. It’s the best party of the summer – you don’t want to miss.
Cooper Young is historically hip. It’s where art, culture, cuisine and commerce intersect in a fabric that weaves its way throughout this historic neighborhood to create a lifestyle district all its own.