AUBURN, Ala. -- The Auburn Arts Association, city of Auburn, Jan Dempsey Community Arts Center and Downtown Auburn Merchants will host SummerNight 2008 from 6 p.m.-9 p.m. CDT Friday in downtown Auburn. This annual event is for local artists and musicians to display their talents, while offering the community a chance to enjoy an evening in the downtown area.
Downtown merchants and restaurants will remain open after regular business hours. Citizens are encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity and shop, dine and enjoy the downtown atmosphere. Local artists will have their work on display and local musicians will entertain the public on Toomer's Corner. This event will also include children's activities earlier in the evening.
College Street from Thach Avenue to Tichenor Avenue and Magnolia Avenue from Wright Street to Gay Street will be closed to vehicular traffic on Friday from 5:30 - 9:30 p.m.
SummerNight is free to the public. For more information, please contact Sara Hand at 334-501-2944 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.auburnsummernight.com.