Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Art @ The Green

It is with great excitement that the Danish Festival Board of
Directors announces a new event for the 48th Annual Danish
Festival called Art @ The Green sponsored by Ed Koehn Ford
Lincoln Chrysler Dodge Jeep. This event will be a contest for artists
to display their work at selected venues throughout Greenville.
This competition will help promote the arts in West Michigan and
encourage more visitors and artists to our beautiful Greenville area.
Pam Jorae, Danish Festival Executive Director said “The hope is
to put Greenville on the map by bringing more culture and events
to the community.” Jorae hopes to attract participants from all over;
Grand Rapids, Montcalm County, Lansing and other surrounding
The exhibit will run from August 4 through August 31, 2012 and the art will be displayed at various participating Greenville businesses.

Voting will take place at four selected venue locations to be
placed at north, south, east and west areas of Greenville. Voting
will be done by the public and will conclude on August 17th the
winners will be announced at the Danish Festival Presents concert
series: “Centerville” concert to be held at the Greenville Performing
Arts Center on August 18th.
The Danish Festival is committed to host a festival that celebrates
the homecoming of family and friends and our area’s Danish
heritage. It is the belief that this new event will continue to carry on
that tradition. Please show your support for the festival on August
16, 2012 through August 19, 2012. For more information, please
visit the website at or contact Pam Jorae at