Cooper Young Festival draws diverse crowd of thousands - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Cooper Young Festival draws diverse crowd of thousands

(WMC-TV) - Thousands of people attended the Cooper Young Festival as it celebrated 24 years in the community Saturday.

The event is hosted by the Cooper Young Business Association in the city's largest historical district.  The festival is famous for its art, music, crafts and overall electric energy.

"Very multicultural, all types of people hanging out," said attendee Antonio Conley.  "You got all types of different energies.  You got young people, older people, and also people just new to the city just hanging out, so it's really diverse and really cool."

The festival ends at 7:00 p.m. Saturday.

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