The Central Ohio Symphony’s second annual Summer Solstice Music Festival will kick off Sunday with a concert in Delaware’s Northwest Neighborhood.

The festival run through June 26, and feature small ensemble performances throughout Delaware County.

This year Delaware’s Northwest Neighborhood Association is partnering with the symphony, Delaware County Community Market, Delaware Artist Guild, Ohio Pastel Artists League, the SourcePoint painting group and Austin Manor to open the symphony’s festival and art show events on the grounds between Ohio Wesleyan University’s Austin Manor and Sanborn Hall on Sunday from 3 to 7:30 p.m.

The symphony’s music festival will open at 6 p.m. Sunday with a concert in partnership with the Northwest Neighborhood Association. The concert will be conducted by symphony music director Jaime Morales-Matos, who will also be performing as guest artist. The symphony ensemble will be on the Monett lawn outside of Sanborn Hall on Elizabeth Street. In the event of inclement weather, the performance will move inside Sanborn Hall.

The Delaware Artist Guild, Ohio Pastel Artists League and SourcePoint painting group will be featured artists at the Austin Manor art show Sunday from 3 to 7 pm. Proceeds from this event will go to the Central Ohio Symphony.

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Information for this story was provided by the Northwest Neighborhood Association.