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Newport News Now is a daily e-newsletter that launched in March 2016. Articles that ran in our newsletter between March 2016 and March 2018 are available on these pages. Newsletters produced beginning in April 2018 can be viewed on our new daily newsletter page.

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Apr 03

Public Art is Blooming

Posted on April 3, 2017 at 8:15 AM by Communications Department

Public Art has become a part of the fabric of Newport News and now you can see it in a whole new way! Newport News Public Art Foundation sculptures are Daffodil_SCbeing used as the artistic themes for The Garden Club of Virginia's 83rd Annual Daffodil Show. Sponsored by the Huntington Garden Club and sanctioned by the American Daffodil Society, the show takes place at the Hampton Roads Convention Center from 2-6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 5 and from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Thursday, April 6. Artistic and horticulture entries from arrangers and growers around the state will compete for awards and ribbons. Come out and see all the amazing entries and the artists’ perspectives on sculptures like Selene and Whitetail Crossing in flowers.

The Daffodil Show is free and open to the public.