PHOTOS: MPAartfest puts focus on creativity, community SUN GAZETTE NEWSPAPERS Oct 8, 2019 Oct 8, 2019 0 Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save The annual MPAartfest, sponsored by the McLean Project for the Arts and held Oct. 6, 2019, at McLean Central Park, drew a crowd of all ages, who enjoyed wonderful works of art and local camaraderie. Enjoy these photos from Deb Kolt. MPAartfest 2019 6 The Art Walk at MPAartfest offered a variety of styles in a pastoral setting. (Photo by Deb Kolt) MPAartfest 2019 1 A dramatic work featuring driftwood by sculptor Larry Ringgold was among new works on display at the 2019 MPAartfest. (Photo by Deb Kolt) MPAartfest 2019 2 Horn ensemble Black Masala mixed Balkan brass, Indian bhangra and New Orleans Funk, and was among the entertainment at the 2019 MPAartfest celebration. (Photo by Deb Kolt) MPAartfest 2019 3 A break in the hot weather drew families to the 2019 MPAartfest at McLean Central Park. Brooks Witt, above, experimented with a creative riding style on the playground. (Photo by Deb Kolt) MPAartfest 2019 4 Singer Caz Gardiner was among those performing at the 2019 MPAartfest. (Photo by Deb Kolt) MPAartfest 2019 5 The Blues Alley Youth Jazz Orchestra was the final act of the afternoon at the 2019 MPAartfest, combining blues, jazz and Big Band favorites. (Photo by Deb Kolt) MPAartfest 2019 7 The Art Walk at MPAartfest offered a variety of styles in a pastoral setting. (Photo by Deb Kolt) Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save × Post a comment as Emoticons [smile] [beam] [wink] [sad] [cool] [innocent] [rolleyes] [whistling] [lol] [huh] [tongue] [love] [sleeping] [yawn] [unsure] [angry] [blink] [crying] [ohmy] [scared] [sleep] [sneaky] [tongue_smile] [thumbdown] [thumbup] [censored] [happybirthday] [ban] [spam] [offtopic] [batman] [ninja] [pirate] [alien] Comment Text Cancel Post comment × Your comment has been submitted. × Report Cancel Report Abuse ×Reported ×There was a problem reporting this. × Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. Watch this discussion Get an email notification whenever someone contributes to the discussion Notifications from this discussion will be disabled. Cancel Start watching Stop watching (0) comments Welcome to the discussion. Log In Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Post a comment Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion.