Week in McLean

Week in McLean

Submissions Sought for MPAartfest

McLean Project for the Arts (MPA) is currently seeking submissions for their 12th annual MPAartfest, a one-day juried fine art and craft show and sale to be held Oct. 7, 2018 in McLean Central Park.

Recently named one of Sunshine Artist's Top 100 Fine Art and Design Shows, this annual celebration of the visual arts attracts 5,000-6,000 visitors each year.

One hundred percent of sales to be retained by artist. Additional rules and submission instructions are available at mpa.submittable.com/submit/111560/mpaartfest-2018.

The deadline for submissions is June 8, 2018.

Fundraiser Supporting 1st Stage

A fundraiser for 1st Stage has been announced by HBC Group’s (Keller Williams Realty) Community Charity Champions. Have dinner on Tuesday, June 12, 5-8 p.m. at Pulcinella Italian Host in McLean to support 1st Stage. Approximately 70 percent of the proceeds from food and drink will go directly to 1st Stage, as long as the diner brings the flyer for the event. Contact HBC Group at 703-734-0192 or visit www.HBCGroupKW.com to receive a flyer.

Sponsors of the event are: Karen Briscoe and Lizzy Conroy with the HBC Group of Keller Williams Realty, Marcus Simon with EKKO Title, Kevin Dougherty of Pillar to Post, Kathy and Justin Neal of The Neal Team/US Bank, Jim Harris of BOWA, The McLean Chamber of Commerce, and Moe Jebali with Pulcinella Italian Host.