Under the Oaks Art Festival 2012

Art Winners: Photography Winners:
1st Place - Cameron Malphrus 1st Place - Doug Wolfe
2nd Place - Diane Johnson 2nd Place - Chuck Ulm
3rd place - Emily Arnold 3rd Place - Timothy Stafford
Honorable Mention - Robert Peavey Honorable Mention - Kellie Morris
The Lee County Chamber of Commerce held it’s Sixth Annual Under the Oaks Art Fest on March 8-10, 2012. The event included a jurored art show and sale. The event kicked off with a Business After Hours from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. followed by an Artist Reception Thursday, March 8th at 7:00 pm at The Opal Cannon Auditorium in the T. Page Tharp Governmental Building in Lee County. Awards were presented to the winners in two categories: Art & Photography. 49 pieces of art was displayed.

On Saturday, March 10 from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm, the Art Fest was open to children and their families as they enjoyed a day of food & fun. Art activities were available for children 12 & under with the purchase of a $3 punch card. Local area businesses/organizations had additional booths on site to provide entertainment, demonstrations, and refreshments as well as arts/crafts.