Auburn Cord Duesenberg Festival features new events

August 31st, 2018

KPC Media - The Star

The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Festival will feature several new events and activities this weekend.

Dancing with the DeKalb Stars will take place Thursday from 6-10 p.m. at the Country Heritage Winery. Dancers will compete for a dollar a vote to raise money for Riley Hospital for Children. Admission is free.

A free movie night, with the screening of “The Greatest Showman,” will take place Friday from 7-9 p.m. at the James Cultural Plaza.

Glow Up the Plaza will take place Saturday from 8:30-10:30 p.m. at the James Cultural Plaza. The glow party will include music from a D.J. and a a synchronized laser light show at 9 and 10:15 p.m. The Glow Roll-Beach Cruisers Bike Parade will meet at 7:15 p.m. Saturday at the YMCA of DeKalb County and conclude at the plaza at 8:45 p.m. There also will be glow-in-the-dark spray paint art displays.

The Changing Dragon Tai Chi School will host morning tai chi at the James Cultural Plaza Sunday at 9:15 a.m. The event is free, and a newly release tai chi book will be available for purchase,

An inclusive community worship service will kick off the 6th Street Stroll on Sunday, beginning at 10 a.m. The event will take place on 6th Street between the James Cultural Plaza and Main Street and is presented by the Custom Sound Design, Atrium Artists, HeART of the City and Auburn First United Methodist Church.

After worship, 13-year-old singer Jensen Snyder of DeKalb County will perform, followed by 7 to Infinity. The event will feature art exhibits from Expressions Gallery at the Atrium and displays from HeART of the City, as well as farmers market stalls. The event will run until 3 p.m. Admission is free.

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