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Cancelled – Covid-19 – 6th Annual Royal Oak Celebration of the Arts

June 6, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The 6th Annual Royal Oak Celebration of the Arts
Honoring Artists and Performers in Our Community

The 6th Annual Royal Oak Celebration of the Arts honors all the amazing visual and performing arts that occur right here in the Royal Oak community through performances, art displays, and interactive activities, all provided free of charge to the public.

The event takes place on Saturday, June 6 2020, 12-5 at the Royal Oak Middle School. The Celebration features works of art created by community members from organizations like the South Oakland Arts Association, independent local artists, along side students from across Royal Oak Public Schools as well as St. Mary Catholic School. The Royal Oak Optimists Club hosts a video/film contest and the winner will be awarded during the afternoon ceremonies. There will also be three stages of musicians performing a variety of styles of music. Featured performances from the Royal Oak High School and Middle School Jazz Ensembles, the RO Concert Band, the RO Symphony, the RO Children’s Choir, the RO Concert Choir and an acoustic stage with performances by students of all ages from The Detroit School of Rock and Pop Music.

On site activities including a tie-dye t-shirt station sponsored by PromotionsGuys.com, a sidewalk chalk and paint area where young artists can work together to create a temporary work of art, an instrument petting zoo sponsored by McCourt’s Music and painting a 2019 piano for the Royal Oak Public Piano Project program sponsored by Galloway and Collens. Oliver’s Foundation will be also be running a contest for aspiring artists to create draw their favorite pet. The winner will be voted on by attendees and awarded a $50 gift certificate for their drawing.

Both “Detroit Mini-Donuts” and “Franks, etc.” will have their trucks brimming with great food and snacks to keep hungry bellies full throughout the afternoon. This event is an excellent opportunity to experience art in our community, meet and support other creative people, and make other friends of the arts in Royal Oak.

The 6th Annual Celebration of the Arts
Saturday June 6, 2019 12-5pm
Royal Oak Middle School
709 N Washington Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48067