CASA GRANDE — An estimated 15,000 people are expected to descend on downtown Casa Grande for the 20th annual Casa Grande Street Fair this weekend.

Some downtown streets will be closed to motor vehicle traffic to accommodate the street fair.

Most vendors will be lined up along both sides of Florence Street and Fourth Street. The fair food court and beer garden will be located on Third Street.

A juried car and bike show is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday on Second Street and features vehicles from across the region competing for trophies and prizes.

A kids zone on Second Street will offer activities and attractions for children.

This year, a whole section of the street fair, on Fourth Street west of Florence Street, will be dedicated to artists and vendors who focus on vintage goods and items made from reclaimed materials.

Hours of the street fair are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday.

Live entertainment will be provided throughout the day on the Main Stage on Fourth Street.

Entertainers on Saturday are:

  • Arizona Wildflowers, 10 a.m.
  • Kathy Kelley and Kelly Furr, 11 a.m.
  • Flashmob line dancers, 11:45 a.m.
  • Cody Blackbird Band, noon
  • De Porter, 1 p.m.
  • Nancy Elliott, 1:30 p.m.
  • Dennis Beye, 2:30 p.m.
  • Feel Good Factor, 3 to 4:30 p.m.

Taking the stage on Sunday are:

  • J & J Jazz Band, 11 a.m.
  • Amethyst World of Dance Co., noon
  • A Minstrel of Sorts, 12:30 p.m.
  • Wildman Phil, 1:30 p.m.
  • Ramagik Dancers, 2:30 p.m.
  • Improv, 3 p.m.

Melissa St. Aude is the Arts & Entertainment editor at PinalCentral. She can be reached at