Ohio.com staff

KENT: Main Street Kent will host the seventh annual Masterpieces on Main Art & Wine Festival in downtown Kent on Saturday from noon until 10 p.m.


Admission to the event is free, but attendees can spend $10 to purchase a commemorative wine glass and three “taste” tickets to be used at their choice of the six winery tents.


North Water Street will be closed from Main Street to Columbus ST. and West Main will be closed from Franklin Ave. to Water St.


Live music will be featured all day at the Hometown Bank Plaza.  Local wineries participating in the event include: Wolf Creek, Troutman Vineyards, Viking Vineyards & Winery, Maize Valley Winery, Meniru Meadery, Crafted Artisan Meadery. Food will also be available for purchase from Taproot Catering.


Proceeds from the event will benefit Main Street Kent, the non-profit organization dedicated to the revitalization of downtown Kent. 


Music schedule:

12pm – Peggy and Brad

2pm – Boy = Girl

4pm – Diana Chittester

6pm – Scarlet and the Harlots

8pm – B-String Band