Lilac Festival re-opens after wet weather

Created: 05/17/2014 10:00 AM WHEC.com

After rain and wet fields kept it closed on Friday, the Lilac Festival is back open for Saturday.

Lilac Festival organizers say the fest will run as usual on Saturday, including performances from Gary the Happy Pirate (at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. on the Children's Stage), Mosaic Foundation (2:30 p.m. at CarMax Center Stage) and Kat Wright and the Indomitable Soul Band (5:30 p.m. at Carmax Center Stage).

Saturday's headliner, The Original Wailers, are also scheduled to play as planned starting at 7 p.m. at the CarMax Center Stage.

For more information and a full list of events at the festival, you can click here.

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