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March 13, 2003

Valdosta - South Georgians are hoping the rain stays away for Valdosta's annual Azalea Festival.

The events start Friday night with a parade down Patterson Street followed by entertainment and fireworks on VSU's front lawn. Saturday's events will kick off with a 5K road race and festivities in Drexel Park.

"We'll have something for all ages," said Joann Griner, Event Coordinator. "There will be a Kid's Zone for the children, all kinds of arts, crafts, and food."

The Festival will end with a concert featuring Tanners Lane Saturday night in Drexel Park.

posted at 3:40 by ashley.harper@walb.com