Whereas stay live shows and large-scale occasions are nonetheless considerably in limbo as a result of COVID-19 pandemic, Kansas Free For Arts is optimistic that issues might get again to some sense of normalcy within the coming months.
Throughout Wednesday’s installment of KVOE’s Discuss of Emporia, KFFA Government Director Hank Osterhout spoke with KVOE and says he has spent the previous yr in “full-on planning mode.” He says planning has been particularly centered on the second Midway to In every single place Music and Arts Competition tentatively set to happen in September.
Final yr’s occasion, sadly, needed to be canceled as a result of COVID-19 pandemic. Osterhout says whereas canceling the occasion was by no means one thing that organizers wished, it has supplied an abundance of further time to plan for the 2021 occasion.
He says his thoughts has been operating wild for the previous a number of months.
He went on to say whereas having ample time is helpful, it may well develop into a double-edged sword.
At the moment, Midway to In every single place is ready to return to the group on Saturday, Sept. 4.
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