MPAartfest is an annual community-wide celebration of the visual arts presented by McLean Project for the Arts. During MPAartfest, McLean Central Park is transformed into a lively landscape of mini art galleries showcasing and offering for sale the work of acclaimed artists from the Mid-Atlantic region. McLean’s only juried arts festival will showcase 50 local and regional visual artists. Presented in cooperation with lead community sponsor McLean Community Center, this FREE event features contemporary art in a variety of media, Children’s Art Walk, hands-on art studio, STEAM experiences, food vendors, and live music throughout the day, making MPAartfest a must-attend community event for art lovers of all ages!
MPAartfest’s activities are sure to capture the imagination of art-lovers of all ages:
McLean Project for the Arts produces this free, community-wide celebration of contemporary art with the support of community organizations and corporate and individual sponsors. More info to come on ways you can sponsor MPAartfest and help MPA continue to Exhibit, Educate and Inspire!
Thank you to our 2017 MPAartfest Sponsors!
Lead Community Sponsor McLean Community Center
Event Co-Sponsors Fairfax County Park Authority and TD Bank
Arts Council of Fairfax County
BASIS Independent McLean
Capital One Bank
Capitol File Magazine
Frank & Company
Land Art Design
Deirdre Maull DDS
McLean Community Center
Medicine Chest Pharmacy
Montessori School of McLean
Music + Arts
National Endowment for the Arts
New Dominion Women’s Club
Northern Virginia Technology Council
Olde Towne Pet Resort
TTR Sotheby’s International Realty
Virginia Commission for the Arts
The Wine Outlet