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June 14, 2015 11:00am–5:00pm

Registration open for 2nd Annual Chalk on the Water Festival

Lake Anne Plaza (Waterfront

1609 Washington Plaza

Reston, Virginia 20190

Lake Anne Plaza is pleased to announce the dates for its 2nd Annual Chalk on the Water Festival taking place the weekend of June 13-14. Registration is now open for individuals of all ages to let their inner artist shine through and paint Lake Anne Plaza in a Technicolor hue chalk art.
Chalk on the Water is a two-day street-painting festival where participants will create amazing street art. Festival goers can purchase a “plot” of brick space on the plaza and paint to their hearts delight whatever flows from their imagination. Cost for spaces are $5.00 for children, $10.00 for adults, and $15.00 for professional artist. Individuals can register at www.chalkonthewater.com. Only 100 spaces/plots are available for this event. Participants have a chance to win cash prizes for various categories, awarded by notable community judges. The festival will also include food, a live DJ, a wine garden. To close out the family fun themed weekend, the second movie in the free Lake Anne Summer Film Festival will take place on Sunday, June 14th at sundown featuring the comedy classic “My Big Fat Greek Wedding.”
Lake Anne collaborated with Initiative for Public Art-Reston (IPAR) to bring this public art themed event to the plaza. Funds raised from the festival will be donated to IPAR.
The festival is sponsored by the Friends of Lake Anne (FOLA), Reston Art Gallery, and Washington Parent Magazine. For sponsorship inquires, visit www.chalkonthewater.com.


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