ARTISTS & AUTHORS SYMPOSIUM

The symposium makes education a part of the festival experience, featuring nationally known authors, art and private collection displays, and multi-media presentations. There will also be meet-n-greet and autograph signing sessions.

Friday:

2:00 p.m. – Displays open for viewing at The Studio

7:00 – 8:30 p.m. – “The Year The Beatles Came to Walnut Ridge: 1964” presented by authors Jude Southerland Kessler and Chuck Gunderson at The Venue

Saturday:

Starting at 9:00 a.m. and Throughout the Day:

Artist Rande Kessler will have a booth in the marketplace featuring his portrait of John Lennon

Collector Ken Orth will have his “Meet The Look Alikes” display open for viewing in The Studio

Saturday Presentations at The Venue:

10:30 a.m. – Noon

Cookin’ Up a Beatle Brunch with author Lanea Stagg

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

Lunch and Learn with “The Walkin’ Beatles Encyclopedia,”

Dr. Ken Womack – Bring a Sack Lunch

1:45 – 2:45 p.m.

Gallery Tour with “Featured Artist” Enoch Doyle Jeter

3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Tea ‘n Trumpets (er, Guitars) with Dr. Kit O’Toole

4:15 – 5:15 p.m.

Beatles’ Multi-Track Meltdown with musician and author Anthony Robustelli

Visit www.beatlesattheridge.com TO SEE A DETAILED LISTING OF EVENTS AS WELL AS ARTIST AND AUTHOR INFORMATION.