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KY park to host Appalachian artists, crafters

LONDON, KY (AP) -

A Kentucky state park will play host to Appalachian artists, crafters and performers later this month.

The event is scheduled for Aug. 16 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Levi Jackson State Park's Mountain Life Museum.

Chainsaw artist Rob Peterson of Louisville is scheduled to attend as well as a number of musicians.

Local crafters and artists will demonstrate their work.

The Mountain Life Museum is a collection of 18th-century cabins that feature pioneer life.

Admission for the day will be $1 per person. The museum has a gift shop that includes items from many local artists and crafters.

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