MT. VERNON — — The Downtown Mt. Vernon Development Corporation will present the first "Ninth Street Fair" event from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday along Ninth Street.
Featured at the festival will be blues guitarist Dale Arning of Centralia, as well as numerous food and art vendors. The fair is an expanded version of the First Fridays program, which took place in 2012 and 2013.
So far, Ninth Street Fair events have been scheduled for May 16, June 13, and July 18.
Find out more Thursday on this site or in the print edition of the Register-News.