‘Street Feast’ gives Findlay a taste of the region and state

A classic Findlay event is re-imagined as the first ever Hancock Federal Credit Union’s Street Feast presented by The Arts Partnership. Formerly Rib-Off on Broadway, Street Feast is the perfect event for everyone’s inner foodie. Street Feast takes place from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, August 5 in Downtown Findlay on Broadway Street (between Main Cross and Front Streets).

Street Feast highlights regional cuisine as well as food from across the state of Ohio. Regional food vendors include, Dietsch Brothers Ice Cream, Little Red, Kona Ice, Smokin’ Buckeye BBQ, Fireside Subs, and Kimmel’s Mountain Man Meats. Joining the event from across Ohio is Blue Chew, Cazuela’s, and Niko’s Street Eats. Attendees can vote for the “People’s Choice” best food vendor by casting a $1 ballot at the event.

Live music will play on the main stage throughout the entire event featuring James and Some Names, the Ryan Parker Band, and Joshua Melton.

  • Ryan Parker Band, performing at 4 pm, features front man Ryan parker, a singer and songwriter from Ohio. The group performs original songs in addition to playing numerous covers in their own unique style of folk, pop, and soul.
  • James and Some Names, performing at 6 pm, covers a wide variety of genres and styles ranging from jazz, rock, and funk to folk and bluegrass.
  • Joshua Melton, performing at 8:30 pm, a singer/songwriter out of Nashville, TN, brings with him an original and exciting sound to the country music stage. Audiences have raved about his identifiable lyrics, unforgettable melodies, on-point vocals and unique sound. An entertainer born in Findlay, Ohio, Joshua has created an eclectic list of cover tunes and original music that reaches the eager ears of diverse audiences.

Admission for the event is $5 for adults, $3 for children 12 and under, and free for children in strollers. All proceeds from Street Feast support The Arts Partnership’s growing arts education programs.

Further information for Street Feast can be by found calling The Arts Partnership at 419-422-4624 or by visiting the www.artspartnership.com. Summer business hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Street Feast is sponsored by Hancock Federal Credit Union, Beerco, Tall Timbers Industrial Park, Alvada Construction, Bugners Sewer and Septic Cleaning, Valfilm, The Courier, WKXA, WFIN, 106.3 The Fox, Hancock County Convention and Visitors Bureau, The City of Findlay, Sunbelt Rentals, TJD Industrial Services, LaRiche Chevrolet Cadillac.