Utica Summerfest begins today in downtown Utica.

The three-day event will run through Saturday from 4:30 to 8:30 each night.

It will be held on Genesee Street between Elizabeth and Blandina Streets.

Summerfest is a family friendly event, featuring music, food trucks and vendors.

For more on Summerfest, go to uticasummerfest.com.