SPARKS — The city of Sparks’ 10th annual Arts in Bloom Festival announced Friday that the community’s annual celebration of the arts is now set for July 21. The Victorian Square event, previously held on Mother’s Day, will showcase the region’s top artists of oil and watercolor paintings, woodwork, jewelry and hand-crafted items. Along with the date change, there will be exciting new features including a wine tasting sponsored by John Ascuaga’s Nugget.
The Arts in Bloom event is part of the 17th annual Artown festival happening throughout the month of July. The summer arts festival features more than 400 events produced by more than 100 cultural organizations and businesses in locations citywide, with major funding provided by the city of Reno.
For more information, go online to www.SparksItsHappeningHere.com.