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Spotlight on the Arts Festival

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The University of Georgia's Spotlight on the Arts festival features more than 100 events and exhibitions in the visual, literary and performing arts. Events include special guests as well as hundreds of student artists, musicians, writers and performers.

Please check the event website for complete schedule and times.

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