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2013 Stockley Gardens Fall Arts Festival

Published: October 4, 2013 | Updated: October 4, 2013

Hope House Foundation recently announced the 2013 Stockley Gardens Fall Arts Festival, presented by TowneBank and featuring the Girls Rock music festival. The music festival will showcase bands with prominent women or that are entirely comprised of women.

The 2013 Annual Stockley Gardens Fall Arts Festival will take place in Stockley Gardens Park in the Ghent neighborhood of Norfolk (at the corner of Stockley Gardens and Olney Rd.) and is free and open to the public.

Over 140 artists will participate, featuring pieces in various media including painting, glass, sculpture, photography, and jewelry. There will also be an Emerging Artist Exhibit, musical performances all weekend long in the form of the Girls Rock Music Festival, children’s activities, and a variety of food vendors serving everything from popcorn to ribs to pitas to funnel cake and more.

The festival will run from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM on Saturday, October 19, and from noon to 5:00 PM on Sunday, October 20. The artist award ceremony and after-hours party will take place Saturday evening from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. The award ceremony and party are also free and open to the public. All proceeds from the festival will benefit Hope House Foundation.

For more information about the 2013 Annual Stockley Gardens Fall Arts Festival, visit or call (757) 625-6161.

Hope House Foundation is the only organization in Virginia to provide support for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities exclusively in homes of their own.

The Stockley Gardens Arts Festivals are Hope House Foundation’s largest fundraisers, playing a vital role in providing supportive living services to adults with disabilities in Hampton Roads.

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