Eco-friendly: Over three decades of barrel painting for Kingsport Fun Fest

(T. Davis, WCYB)

More than 300 creative kids and adults used a blank barrel as their canvas Tuesday to help keep Kingsport Fun Fest trash free.

The annual Keep Kingsport Beautiful and Domtar 2018 Trash Barrel Paint-In on the Allendale Mansion campus marked the 33rd year artists have conceived painted-on colorful creations that will displayed and used for the upcoming community festival that begins in earnest on Friday.

Winners were selected in eight catagories. They are:

  • Under 6 Winner: Lola Morgan
  • Age 6-8 Winner: Allie Fletcher
  • Age 9-11 Winner: Taylor Dougherty
  • Age 12-17 Winner: Trista Trish
  • Age 18 & Over Winner: Kaycee Tiff
  • Family Winner: Keisha Moles
  • Special Friends – Jesse and Ava Richard
  • Terry Light Memorial Award – Miranda Jesse

A complete list of events and other features for Fun Fest can be found by clicking here.

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