The 3rd Annual Jonny Z Festival celebrating Art, Music, and Community will take place on Saturday, August 7, from 12-5 p.m. in the 200 block of N. Shields Ave. in Fan District. It will include games for kids, live music, loads of arts and crafts vendors, a raffle, and commemorative t-shirts. Contributions from the proceeds will be made in Jonny’s memory.
Here’s a bit more of info about Jonny Z:
Jon Zanin, known to a countless list of adoring friends as Jonny Z, died in 2007 at the age of 26. Zanin is remembered as a creative and compassionate soul, a maker of art and music, a friend to all and enemy to none, a champion for the underdog. The festival honors his legacy, celebrates his spirit, and promotes art, music, community and friendship.