The 21st Annual Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival began Friday night with an opening night party in the Pavilion.
VIP guests such as Rep. Gerry Connolly, State Sen. Janet Howell and Hunter Mill Supervisor Cathy Hudgins mingled with local art patrons, enjoyed food and drinks and listened to live musical performances. Event tickets and the proceeds from the silent auction will benefit programs at the (GRACE).
The event was co-chaired by John Alciati, former president and CEO of GRACE, and Damian Sinclair, current GRACE Executive Director.
The festival opened to the public last night with a "sneak peek" from 5 to 8 p.m. The festival will run from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.
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