MT. VERNON — This year's Downtown After 5 Building Tour and Taste of Mt. Vernon event will be held at 5:30 p.m. April 17 at the Elks Lodge, 1107 Jordan St.
Organizers say last year's tour was a success and they are hoping for an attendance of 300 people or more for this year's event.
Participants will take a self-guided tour of renovated downtown buildings in Mt. Vernon. They can then meet up at the Elks Lodge for the Taste of Mt. Vernon, which includes a selection of food to sample and purchase.
The cover charge is $10. The event is hosted by the Downtown Mt. Vernon Development Corporation and the Mt. Vernon Elks Lodge #819.
Sponsors are now being sought for the event. Learn more Wednesday on this site or in the print edition of the Register-News.