The Village Center for the Arts in New Milford will sponsor its annual Paint the People interactive art event June 6 at John Pettibone School field on Picket District Road in town.

The event will include painting activities from noon to 8 p.m.; music, an artist village and food vendors from noon to 10 p.m.; and a night fall dance tent at 8:30 p.m.

The main gates will open at noon.

Activity bracelets are $20 in advance by calling 860-354-4318, or $25 at the gate. Admission is $5 per person not participating in paint activities. Children under 6 may participate in the children’s corner for a $5 entry fee, while children under 2 may participate in the corner for free. Purchase of an activity bracelet will be required for additional activity participation.

Free tickets are available for children of community members who receive assistance through Social Services of New Milford.

For information, call 860-354-4318 or visit