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Return to the Village for First Friday Art Walks and First Saturday Markets

Posted on Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 12:39 pm

The Greater Montross Partnership for Revitalization is pleased to announce multiple events in one weekend heralding in Montross’ Spring Revitalization projects. 100_0245

RETURN TO THE VILLAGE for FIRST FRIDAYS ARTWALK on May 2 from 5-9 p.m.!  Sponsored by Greater Montross Partnership for Revitalization (GMPR), The Inn at Montross and the Westmoreland County Museum, this event will continue monthly on First Fridays.  Maps will be available at downtown merchants for a self-guided evening of re-discovering art in Montross.  Visit galleries and shops, mingle with friends, and enjoy dinner and snacks and music in the village!

2014 FIRST SATURDAYS MONTROSS MARKET DAYS on Old Courthouse Square from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., sponsored by The Greater Montross Partnership for Revitalization (GMPR). Enjoy local fresh produce, goat cheese and soaps, artisan creations, Hague Winery, live music by Jimmy Ginn’s “55 and Alive” Band, and more! Come to the market every first Saturday, May-September. Contact Becky Nelson for applications and information at 703-598-2112. Or visit Montross’ new website, visitmontross.com for electronic application; also find us on Facebook (search Visit Montross Virginia).

WESTMORELAND COUNTY MUSEUM extends its student art exhibits as well as works from three more artists:

Becky Bowen, Posh Dots

Lyn Burrell, Sea Glass Jewelry

Dennis Conley, Waterfront Reflections wood-burning, and painting