The 13th annual Baton Rouge Mid City Merchants-sponsored spring art festival Hot Art, Cool Nights will be held from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. May 6.

Mid City businesses sponsor local artists showcasing their original work. Some will be well-known artists and some will showcase new talent in various mediums and styles of art from works of sculptors, painters, jewelry designers, photographers, live music and more. All purchases of original art are subject to zero city sales tax if purchased in the Mid City cultural district.

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