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Willow Walk is a biennial event at Willowbrook Park in Burlington, NC. It is hosted in part by the Alamance County Arts Council and the City of Burlington’s Parks and Recreation Committee. It’s a two day-free event. Incredible sculpture created by artists from our state are on display throughout the park. My sister and I took the kiddos on an adventure there.
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They really liked the bunnies.
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Little J was fascinated by the tiny mouse sculpture at the base of this one.
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And this was one of my personal favorites.
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And this was just cool.
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DG thought running gave her a fresh perspective of the art.
Bands played throughout the two day event and food trucks were lined up to fill bellies with local goodness.
Sunset at Willow Walk was a ticketed event for Saturday evening from 6:30-9:30pm. The City really did a fantastic job in showcasing the park and the artists. The event featured local home chefs and local restaurants for an upscale tasting. I, along with my husband, sister and brother-in-law had a table set up there. We served fresh Gazpacho Mary Shooters with Vodka-Lime Grilled Shrimp. I made sure to buy the freshest, local ingredients available. We had a little bit of a party the night before chopping fresh ingredients for the gazpacho. The nice thing about gazpacho is that it needs to set in your cooler for a day. My help was stellar.
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My team was amazing!
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Everyone was really nice and we had a great time serving our shooters.
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My yard doesn’t really allow for large metal sculptures, but this piece was just right.
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Willow Walk 2014 rocked this year!

10 thoughts on “Willow Walk 2014 Rocked

  1. It was a great event! You did a fantastic job with the shooters!!! And yes, a new tradition has begun!! πŸ™‚

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