The event kicks off with a concert on Friday, October 4th at First Friday Live starting at 6:00pm to 9:00pm. Saturday & Sunday start at 9:00am each day. This years theme is
"Bounty of the County".
At 6:30pm Friday a special concerts will kick off the festival, featuring Livin' Lovin' Led, a Led Zeppelin tribute band, as work begins on the mystery piece on Fifth Street between G & H streets.
Art Along the Rogue has become the premier street painting and music festival in the Northwest. There are other street painting festivals and other music festivals, but Art Along the Rogue combines the two events into a festival of creative visual and performance art that is unique in the world.
Art Along the Rogue is sponsor-supported and free to the public. Dozens of local and regional businesses sponsor the festival with both cash and services. Grants Pass loves the arts – and it really shows!