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Meet the Art sPARKs Sculpture Artists at “Arts in the Park” on Saturday, May 20, 2017

Creators of the five Art sPARKs sculptures will be on hand to discuss their works.

Post Date:05/10/2017 12:52 PM

Art sPARKs Sculpture Trail in Raflo ParkLeesburg, VA (May 10, 2017) – Immediately following the dedication of the new LOVEworks sculpture on Harrison Street on Saturday, May 20, 2017, Arts in the Park will take over Raflo Park from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Sponsored by the Friends of Leesburg Public Arts (FOLPA), this event will provide visitors with the opportunity to meet and talk with the creators of the five works of art on the Art sPARKs sculpture trail. The sculptures will be on display through June 2018 and are available for purchase. In July 2018, five new sculptures will be installed for a two-year display.

In addition, visitors can browse over a dozen booths of local artists showcasing a variety of art works. Mudlark, a rock and blues band, will provide live music from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. There will be food for purchase from Pittsburgh Rick’s from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. For more information, visit the FOLPA website at

Media Contact:
Betsy Arnett
Public Information Officer 

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