The party gets the 24th annual festival underway with music, a silent auction, and a raffle. The $75 admission also includes food and beverages. Attire is creative cocktail. Party time is from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
Money raised at the party will benefit year-round educational and outreach programs produced by Greater Reston Arts Center. GRACE currently has programs in 40 area schools.
The festival is open to the public Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is free, but a $5 donation is suggested.
There will be more than 200 artists and artisans from all over the country on hand for the juried show. There will also be dance and musical performance and a Family Art Tent.
Read this previous Reston Now story for additional festival information.
Photo: Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival party 2013/Courtesy GRACE