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Occasion for The Arts Williamsburg VA-2009

occassion Less than a month to go to this years Occasion For The Arts in Williamsburg VA. It was initially created to spotlight the visual and performing arts in the greater Williamsburg VA area and to provide a venue for artists and art lovers to meet. Additionally, The Williamsburg Occasion for The Arts promotes the expansion of arts in the community, provide grants to area schools, and scholarships to area art students pursuing higher education in the arts.

The first week-end in October will mark the 41 years of AN OCCASION FOR THE ARTS. This extraordinarily successful event, held on October 4, in downtown Williamsburg — from Merchants Square to City Square, will feature 130 juried artists which include fine art, sculpting, jewelry, photography, and fine craft artistry. Multiple performance venues host a variety of music, dance, and vocal performances. Youth activities and food are also featured. The popular Art of Food event will return. In addition, on Saturday, October 3, An OCCASION will present The Art of the Flower, featuring local professional floral designers interpreting the art from previous years posters. Artists will be featured, as well as a walking tour of outstanding Williamsburg art locations, such as The Muscarelle and This Century Gallery. Saturday’s highlight is Music Under the Stars in Merchants Square, featuring an all-Gershwin concert with The Williamsburg Symphonia.

Guests will find a variety of musical selections, including acoustic, classical, country, jazz, and rock. No festival is complete, though, without a selection of unique food, and An Occasion for the Arts comes through with a variety food, music, arts, crafts and activities that will have your entire family planning to return again year after year!

Performers this year include:  Colonial Williamsburg Fifes and Drum Corp, The VA Regional Ballet, The Delvers, Harris Simon Trio,  Susan Greenbaum Duo, Runaway String Band, The Gurleys, Flute Frenzy, Bagels and Fraylox and many other area performers.

Artists travel from all over the East Coast, and as far away as California, for the show.

Where: Merchants Square, Community Square, Duke of Gloucester Street Prince George Street and N. Boundary Street, Williamsburg

Time: 10:00a.m. – 5:00p.m

When: October4, 2009

More information here

 An Occasion for The Arts needs you ! click here to help 
This is a great opportunity to have fun with energetic and involved neighbors. YOU make this event the success that it is. There are multiple volunteer opportunities mainly in 2-hour segments: from 5 a.m. until 7 p.m. on October 4, and from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. on October 3. Please contact Volunteer Coordinator, Barbara Hood at bawhood@cox.net  or (757) 345-3544 with your contact information including email address. She will provide volunteer applications and specific job descriptions.

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