Vendors begin setting up tents and displays this afternoon at Central Park in preparation for Saturday’s annual Art in the Park festival. This year’s event will run from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and will include 105 vendors offering a wide variety of handcrafted items for sale. The Artesia Public Schools band program will also hold its annual cake walk in conjunction with Art in the Park.  Latisha Romine - Daily Press

Vendors begin setting up tents and displays this afternoon at Central Park in preparation for Saturday’s annual Art in the Park festival. This year’s event will run from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and will include 105 vendors offering a wide variety of handcrafted items for sale. The Artesia Public Schools band program will also hold its annual cake walk in conjunction with Art in the Park. Latisha Romine – Daily Press