Tuesday, November 27, 2007

Del Ray Artisans' Holiday Market: Fine Art, Fine Crafts, Food, and Gifts

Find everything you need to celebrate in style this holiday season at the Del Ray Artisans’ Fine Art & Fine Crafts Holiday Market. The Holiday Market will be held November 30 through December 2 at the Del Ray artisan’s gallery at 2704 Mount Vernon Avenue in Del Ray. Exquisite gifts created by more than 20 artist members will be featured in addition to festive baked goods to indulge your sweet-tooth and one-of-kind artist-designed holiday ornaments! The festivities begin Friday evening, November 30, with an opening reception and sale featuring wine and seasonal treats from 7–9:30 p.m. The Holiday Market will continue Saturday, December 1, from 10 AM to 6 PM and will be open during the Potomac West Christmas Tree lighting event which takes place next door to the gallery. The market continues Sunday, December 2 ,noon–4 PM. The Holiday Market will be the place to pick up unique, one-of-a-kind gifts for the holiday season!

In conjunction with the Market, Food for Thought, a holiday bake sale, will tempt you with festive and delicious delights! Proceeds from the bake sale will benefit the Arlandria Health Center which provides access to affordable health care, offering comprehensive pediatric, women’s health and adult medicine services to the community.

The Holiday Market will run through Sunday, December 2, 2007, at the Del Ray Artisans Gallery, Nicholas A. Colasanto Center, 2704 Mt. Vernon Avenue in Alexandria. The opening reception and the Holiday Market are free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Del Ray Artisans at (703) 383-4827 or visit www.thedelrayartisans.org.