FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 2, 2022
Media Contact: Angel Waldron, 301-446-3311
Program Contact: Tristan Colding, 301-864-1611
M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George’s County Celebrates
Local Artists at Black Art Showcase
Riverdale, Md – M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George’s County presents The Black Art Showcase, a black-tie event at Oxon Hill Manor celebrating talented Prince George’s County artists. Enjoy an elegant night featuring a silent auction, music, live performance, and refreshments while supporting local African American artists.
“The Black Art Showcase celebrates the immense talent Prince George’s County has to offer.” said Tristan Colding, Program Specialist with the Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George’s County. “We hope to not only elevate Prince Georgian’s experiences of art but also stress the importance it has to our youth.”
Artwork from seven local artists will be on display and available to purchase in a silent auction. Proceeds from this showcase will go towards free art developmental workshops to enrich young African American artists throughout Prince George’s County.
The event will be held on Friday March 25, 2022, from 7:00 – 10:30 pm at Oxon Hill Manor, 6901 Oxon Hill Road, Oxon Hill, Maryland 20745. Register for the event in advance here.
About the Department
The Department of Parks and Recreation delivers an award-winning park system through progressive, innovative leadership and a commitment to the community and the environment in Prince George’s County. For more on the Department of Parks and Recreation, visit www.pgparks.com and stay connected on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram. The M-NCPPC Department of Parks and Recreation encourages and supports the participation of individuals with disabilities in all programs and services.