The Labor Day Arts Festival in Upper Arlington is celebrating its 45th year with plenty of arts and crafts, entertainment and food!

The annual kid-friendly event is the perfect place to spend time as a family while celebrating the three-day weekend. The festival takes place on Monday, Sept. 5 at Northam Park, 2070 Northam Rd. in Upper Arlington. From 10 a.m.-5 p.m., more than 200 artists will have their work showcased, and entertainment performances include the Upper Arlington High School marching band and BalletMet. Kids can partake in fun craft activities like printmaking and balloon sculptures.

An added bonus: This year brings Columbus area food carts to the Festival! Enjoy treats from Cheesy Truck, Leslie's Creperie and The Local Munch Box, among others.

Admission to the Labor Day Arts festival is free. Uoah.net/index has a complete schedule of the weekend events.

-Heather Weekley