MOUNT VERNON — The Dan Emmett Festival Youth Showcase informational meeting will be held Tuesday, July 10, at 5 p.m. at St. Paul’s Parish House, located at 100 E. High St. (on the corner of East High and Gay Street). Any Knox County youth performers from elementary through high school interested in participating in the Showcase are invited to attend.

The Youth Showcase will occur during the Dan Emmett Festival at the following times: Thursday, Aug. 9, at 12 p.m., Friday, Aug. 10, at 12 p.m., and Saturday, Aug. 11, at 1 p.m. For more information, you can attend the meeting July 10 or contact Susan Kahrl at



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