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The Arts Matter: A Creativity Festival

06/10/2017 - 06/10/2017
  • Day: Saturday
  • Times: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Location: Chesapeake City Park
  • Recurrence:
  • Address: 900 City Park Drive, Chesapeake, VA 23320
  • Admission: Free
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The 2017 YAV The Arts Matter: A Creativity Festival is a community celebration to raise awareness of the importance of the arts in children's lives and encourage advocacy for the arts both in and out of the classroom. It involves arts partners, community partners, educators, families, and individuals of all ages.

The Festival will feature a variety of performance and art stations for children of all ages. As the cherry on top, it is FREE and open to the public!

Young Audiences-Arts for Learning-Virginia would like to thank Parks, Recreation and Tourism of Chesapeake, Virginia for sponsoring The Arts Matter. Your commitment to your community is deeply appreciated!