Staff report

Two local nonprofits are teaming up for a fundraiser this weekend.

The London Visual Arts Guild and Madison County Historical Society will host a BBQ and Bluegrass event Friday, Oct. 13 at the Della Selsor building, Madison County Fairgrounds, 205 Elm St., London.

Doors will open at 5 p.m. The music begins at 7 p.m. with Strung Up Bluegrass, a popular central Ohio bluegrass band.

Food and beer will be served. On the menu for $5 is for barbecue, chips and a cookie. Drinks consist of water, soda or beer for $3. The kitchen will be open from 5-9 p.m. or until the barbecue runs out.

Advance tickets can be purchased for $10 at Phat Daddy’s, 15 E. First St., London, London Visual Arts Guild, 5 E. High St., London, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday or the Madison County Historical Society, 260 E. High St., London, from 1-4 p.m. on Wednesday. Tickets are also available at the door for $12.

All proceeds benefit the London Visual Arts Guild and the Madison County Historical Society.

Staff report