The Fashion Centre at Pentagon City
Festive Creations: Arlington Artists Alliance Creates Art and Ornaments for First Annual Festival of the Trees Celebration at the Fashion Centre at Pentagon City
From November 23 – December 24, Fashion Centre at Pentagon City will hold its first annual Festival of the Trees display this holiday season. Live evergreen trees on display in an outside courtyard, each individually decorated by local community organizations. Arlington Artists Alliance is honored to be one of the 8 local non-profits asked to participate and help raise awareness of arts in Arlington!
Fashion Centre at Pentagon City has provided fresh evergreen trees to each organization asked decorate a tree. Arlington Artists Alliance’s unique art-themed tree features over 100 mini canvas ornaments hand painted by individual member artists, in addition to ornaments made from artist paintbrushes, and a tree-top star made entirely of paintbrushes used by artists
Each Saturday & Sunday starting Black Friday through Christmas, family-friendly activities will be featured at the courtyard next to the display. Guests can enjoy a hot chocolate bar, live music, kids craft stations and more all while browsing the beautifully decorated trees. Arlington Artists Alliance members will be on hand on Saturday November 23 from 5-7PMpassing out information to shoppers, further raising awareness of the arts in our community and acquainting shoppers with the Alliance’s mission.
Fashion Centre at Pentagon City is the Washington, DC area’s premier shopping center, featuring over 170 stores including Nordstrom, Macy’s, Michael Kors, Coach and Apple. The international shopping destination is also home to a variety of restaurants, including Matchbox American Kitchen + Spirit, Honeygrow, Shake Shack and Sugar Factory.
Contact: Sandi Parker, Managing Director of Galleries
Arlington Artists Alliance
The Shops at 2100 Crystal Drive
(2120-A Crystal Plaza Arcade)
Arlington, VA 22202