Director previews 51st EL Art Festival

May 16, 2014

The 51st annual East Lansing Art Festival is Saturday and Sunday.

The East Lansing Art Festival returns this weekend for its 51st run. The two-day event in the city’s downtown core features more than 180 artists and musicians. For many long-time attendees, the East Lansing Art Festival signals the unofficial start of summer.

Current State’s Kevin Lavery speaks with festival director Michelle Carlson about this year’s event. This is her first year as director.

She says the last minute logistics are running smoothly.