The Mid City Merchants association’s fifth annual summer art and shopping event, “A Mid City Night’s Dream,” is set for 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 20.

At many of the featured businesses, local artists will be on hand, and some establishments will be unveiling new fall merchandise. There also will be live music, painting and performances at some stops.

Admission is free, and refreshments will be served.

The association’s participating businesses include:

Atomic Pop Shop, 2963 Government St.

Brew Ha Ha!, 711 Jefferson Highway, Suite 2A

Circa 1857, 1857 Government St.

Elizabethan Gallery, 680 Jefferson Highway

Modern Meals, 2921 Government St.

Monjunis Italian Café & Grocery, 711 Jefferson Highway, Suite 4A

Mosaic Garden, 1857 Government St.

Nature’s Gallery, 672 Jefferson Highway

Painting With a Twist, 711 Jefferson Highway, Suite 3A

Radio Bar, 3079 Government St.

Reginelli’s Pizzeria, 684 Jefferson Highway

Rue Cou Cou, 1857 Government St.

Sabai Jewelry Gallery, 711 Jefferson Highway, Suite 9

Shavarsh K Jewelry Design, 711 Jefferson Highway, Suite 2B

Theatre Baton Rouge, 7155 Florida Blvd.

Time Warp Boutique, 3001 Government St.

Vijay Venkataraman, Attorney at Law, 2019 Government St.

For information, call (225) 924-6437.