The Charity Selection Committee is accepting applications from local nonprofits to be this year’s Morehead Arts & Eats charity recipient. Applications are available at the Rowan County Arts Center (205 East Main Street) or can be requested through email ( The deadline to apply is Friday, July 26.

Since 2011 the Morehead Arts & Eats Festival has provided over $109,500 to local non-profits. This year’s Morehead Arts & Eats Festival will be on Saturday, Sept. 21 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Downtown Morehead.