Albany gets dressed up for super-fancy festival

"Super-Fancy" art festival held in Albany, Saturday night, promotes local artists. / Matt Prichard

Artists from around the Albany area converged upon the Flint Riverquarium Saturday for, "Super-Fancy" an art festival spotlighting local artists.

Members from the community came out in their finest attire to get a look at local artists, and show their support. Participants say events like these are rare, making them take full advantage.

"It's just a great way for all the artists to come together, with their different mediums, and to really show the community what we have to offer here with our art," said local artist Erin Whately.

Officials with the event say it was a huge success and are looking forward to holding similar art nights in the future.