Teen artists and musicians will get the chance to show off their skills and compete for the win at the Music and Arts Festival this spring. The Music and Arts Festival will take place on Friday, March 15, 2019 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. at the Methuen YMCA, 129 Haverhill Street in Methuen. Young artists and musicians from around the Merrimack Valley will have the opportunity to perform for a panel of expert judges and win a prize. The event will feature teens who have been honing their musical talents at the Methuen and Lawrence YMCA Music Clubhouses, but it is also open to any singer, artist or band whose members are between the ages of 10 and 18. A live audience will have the chance to root for their favorites in this competition for the next local superstar. Awards will be given for Best Solo Performance, Best Group Performance and Best Visual Art.