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Friends of Leesburg Public Arts Presents 2nd Annual “Arts in the Alley” Street Fair on September 22, 2018

The event will feature local art and craft vendors in addition to art demonstrations, children’s art activities, and two stages of live bands.

Post Date:09/11/2018 11:45 AM

Leesburg, VA (September 11, 2018) – The Friends of Leesburg Public Arts (FOLPA) is hosting its second annual “Arts in the Alley” street fair in downtown Leesburg on Saturday, September 22, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Arts in the Alley

The fair will be located in the alley between the Town parking garage and the businesses on King Street, between Market and Loudoun streets. More than 50 artists’ will be featured including art demonstrations, children’s activities, a puppet show, and two stages of live entertainment. 

Performing groups will include Last Ham Standing, Saturday Morning Brass Ensemble, Loudoun Chorale, Potomac High School’s Classical Guitar Ensemble, RedSand Dance, Bharatanatyam Dancers, and the Sterling Playmakers. A schedule will be available online.

There will also be a live auction at the Art Sweet Art, 2B Loudoun Street, featuring “Windows on Leesburg Arts”, from 4 to 5 p.m. Proceeds will benefit FOLPA art projects in Leesburg. 

Admission to Arts in the Alley is free and parking will be available in the Town Hall Parking Garage and at the Church Street parking lot. The event will be held rain or shine. In case of rain, all activities will be held inside the parking garage at the Loudoun Street entrance. For more information, visit https://www.leesburgpublicarts.org/.

Media Contact:
Leah Kosin, Public Information Assistant
lkosin@leesburgva.gov 
571-528-5241

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