Elmwood Park gets ready for 28th year of the Local Colors Celebration

ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ7) -- It's that time of year again -- Roanoke's annual Local Colors Festival is happening this weekend!

Beth Lutjen stops by 7@4 to explain all the detail of this year's Local Colors.

It's Roanoke's largest multicultural gathering, which will include over 50 vendors, food from around the world, displays and exhibits, demonstrations/workshops and children's area.

The festival is on Saturday, May 19th in Elmwood Park from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Admission is free!

WDBJ's Christian Johansen and Neesey Payne will be hosting!