Prepare to be WOWed
Art, food and music will come together for the Windows On Our World (WOW) festival in downtown Alexandria in September.
About 40 artists will be exhibiting works in the windows of businesses on Main Street between Peel and Elgin Streets September 15 to October 14. Organized by the Collectif d’artistes Glengarry Artists’ Collective, the show kicks off with an opening party Saturday, September 16 with three pop-up restaurants, three bands and a piper and guided tours of the show. Plus, September 30, there will be an Art in the Park event, where budding artists of all ages can try their hands at paint tables, relates Yvonne Callaway, one of the exhibition’s coordinators.