Thursday, April 24th is the kickoff to "Art on Nepesssing St", a celebration of the arts in Historic Downtown Lapeer! It includes exciting exhibits of high quality art, displayed in businesses in downtown Lapeer and donated to The Center for the Arts of Greater Lapeer, and the Lapeer Downtown Business Association. The two and a half week event concludes with an Arts Festival in downtown Lapeer and a special closing gala where the donated artwork is raffled off.

The exhibit in downtown Lapeer culminates with a two day Art Festival on Nepessing St. The exhibition runs from April 24th through May 10th with the VIP Gala at Gallery 194 on May 10th from 5-6:30pm, followed by the art auction at 6:30pm at the Pix Theater.