Arkansas Tech University and the Russellville Area Chamber of Commerce invite all local citizens to attend the 2019 Paint the Town Green and Gold Festival on Thursday, Sept. 12.
Activities will begin with the second annual ATU March to Main. Arkansas Tech students, faculty, staff, alumni and supporters are encouraged to gather near Thone Stadium at Buerkle Field at 6 p.m.
The group will march to Depot Park in Russellville Downtown, site of the Paint the Town Green and Gold Festival.
The festival will take place from 6-8 p.m. and will include live music, food trucks, games and photo opportunities with Jerry the Bulldog, ATU campus ambassador. Kurt Jones Photography will offer Arkansas Tech-themed “Photos in the Alley” at 308 West B Street from 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Winners of the Paint the Town Green and Gold storefront decorating contest will be announced at 7 p.m., followed by a pep rally featuring the ATU marching band and spirit squads.
Arvest, Sherwood Urgent Care and Textbook Brokers are the 2019 Paint the Town Green and Gold sponsors.