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People are invited to play the piano or write on it. (Source: WAFF) People are invited to play the piano or write on it. (Source: WAFF)
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HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

The Downtown Roving Piano made its debut on the sidewalks of Huntsville on Wednesday.

Downtown Huntsville, Inc. parked the instrument outside of Humphrey's Bar and Grill on Washington Street for its first outing.

Organizers said people are invited to play it or write a message on it with sidewalk chalk. 

CEO Chad Emerson said they bought the piano off Craigslist for this very purpose. He said they got the idea after seeing a similar program in Downtown Detroit.

The piano's next stop will be on Clinton Row Thursday night.

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