SPECIAL EDITION — It’s that time again! Get the scoop on all the events planned for this weekend’s 15th Annual Double Decker Arts Festival in this week’s edition of Oxford Town. Headliner Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings are still slated to perform Saturday night. Between now and then, we’ll keep you updated on any changes to festival plans due to the threat of bad weather.
Inside the Oxford Town special edition, we check in with music acts on the festival lineup, including The Captain Midnight Band, Honey Island Swamp Band, Those Darlins, Cornmeal, Young Buffalo, MyNameIsJohnMichael, A.A. Bondy, American Aquarium, Grupo Fantasma, Felice Brothers and Machine Gun Kelley and The G-Men. Also:
- The annual Double Decker Storyfest returns.
- Artist Peyton Hutchinson prepares to showcase her work as one of more than 100 festival artists. RESCHEDULED FOR SUNDAY
- Square Fair keeps the little ones busy. RESCHEDULED FOR SUNDAY
- Theatre Oxford presents readings from the National 10 Minute Play Contest.
- A few off-Square options for grabbing a bite if the crowds downtown get too much.
- The Mid-Town Farmer’s Market is open for business. RESCHEDULED FOR SUNDAY
- Children’s authors Jon Voelkel and Pamela Clark Voelkel hold a signing event at Square Books Jr.
- Plus coupons for local restaurants, special Double Decker weekend sales, featured Oxford properties to rent or buy and music lineups at local venues.