5th Annual Winchester Arts & Music Festival - Shenandoah Valley
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5th Annual Winchester Arts & Music Festival

Museum of the Shenandoah Valley

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Our 5th Annual Winchester Arts & Music Festival is hosted by the Arts & Hearts Association together with wonderful sponsors. We invite you to come and enjoy the three days of FREE art events in the beautiful Old Town Winchester, VA.
festival program
FRIDAY, September 23rd
4:00pm – 5:00pm
Festival and art exhibition opening with complimentary reception and opening concert by Brynn Olden, harp @ Life Tree Gallery (LTG)
5:00pm – 6:00pm
Spiritual & Healing Dimensions of Arts @ LTG
Margot Gotzmann, Ph.D. – president of the Arts & Hearts Association, Life Tree Gallery director, artist
Lynne Mackey – world class pianist, teacher
Raffi Ladysz, Ph.D. – AHA board member, movie tasting co-host
Dawn Shuler – Life Tree Gallery featured artist
6:30pm -7:30pm
Kristian Dillon, classical cello concert @ LTG
SATURDAY, September 24th
2:00pm – 4:00pm
Recreational Walk – Arts at the MSV Trails
collect points as you walk and take part in the lottery – a prize for every participant
@ The Museum of the Shenandoah Valley

4:30pm – 5:30pm
Handing out prizes for lottery winners and complimentary reception
5:30pm – 6:30pm
Poetry and Poetical Story Reading
7:00pm – 8:00pm
Light at Night – musical encounters with Sam White (trumpet) & Juan Andujar (classical guitar) classical music concert @ LTG
SUNDAY, September 25th
3:00pm – 4:30pm
The Cosmic Journey – Different Ways of Looking at the Stars movie tasting afternoon
Introduction, presentation of movie excerpts and discussion.
Featured movies: Solaris, 2001: A Space Odyssey, The Matrix Resurrection, Ready Player One
At the Gallery, Cafe will be open throughout the event for the guests to enjoy drinks and treats
5:30pm – 7:00pm
Lynne Mackey – classical piano concert (concert starts at 6pm until 7pm)
@ The George Washington Hotel
Please come to enjoy the Half Note Lounge refreshments before the concert (5:30-6pm)
festival venues
Life Tree Gallery
200 N Braddock St, Winchester, VA 22601
The George Washington a Wyndham Grand Hotel
103 E Piccadilly St, Winchester, VA 22601
Museum of the Shenandoah Valley
901 Amherst St, Winchester, VA 22601
main sponsors
Friends of the Handley Regional Library
The George Washington a Wyndham Grand Hotel
Museum of the Shenandoah Valley
Life Tree Gallery
Accordi LLC
Partially funded by the Virginia Commission for the Arts
and the National Endowment for the Arts
Start Date

September 23 @ 4:00 pm EDT

End Date

September 25 @ 7:00 pm EDT


cost not specified

Culture Family Fun
Venue Details

Museum of the Shenandoah Valley
901 Amherst St
Winchester, VA 22601

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