A ribbon cutting will open the Great Chair Walk at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, in front of 71 Park St., the Simmons Block.

The chair walk is part of the fourth annual Great Chair Auction & More, a fundraiser for the Youth Center Inc.

The walk consists of stores, shops and a bank on Park Street, and one on Spring Street previewing the art chairs and other items designed and crafted by local artists being sold at the auction.

Online bidding is open at https://www.32auctions.com/ChairAuction4.

The live auction will be held Sunday, Oct. 16, at Bounti-Fare Restaurant.