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Durham CenterFest Under Way Today

Posted September 19, 1998 7:00 a.m. EDT

— Thousands of people are converging on downtown Durham this afternoon for the final day of CenterFest.

The festival marks its 25th anniversary this year.

The theme is "Celebrating Artists." More than 200 visual and performing artists are on hand to entertain or share their arts and crafts. The festival center is in the Five Points area.

One of the events lets visitors create art for themselves.

CenterFest closes at 6 p.m.

A $2 donation is appreciated, but the event is free.