ST. CLOUD -- With extreme heat in the forecast, Mother Nature cooled it down just enough for art enthusiast to check out the Art Fair in the Gardens.

Over 30 vendors are set up at Munsinger-Clemens Gardens showcasing their skills in pottery, painting, jewelry and more.

Munsinger-Clemens Botanical Society Co-Chair Joan Anderson says many artist came prepared to face the heat.

"Everybody knew it was going to be hot, they're all prepared for the for the weather. We tried to put as many people in the shade as possible and we did hand out free water," says Anderson.

Besides the art there is also live entertainment by Carlos Quinche, Cristina Seaborn and Cathie English, food vendors and of course thousands of flowers.

"It's a huge garden for a city the size of St. Cloud it's truly amazing," says Anderson.

Art Fair in the Garden is free to attend and runs until 7:00 p.m.


(Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON)