Showing love for St. Pete

Published February 8 2015
Updated February 9 2015

People of all ages painting messages and designs on the Neighborhood-Oriented Mobile Art and Design, also known as NOMAD, bus at Localtopia on Saturday at Williams Park in St. Petersburg. The installation, started by Keep St. Pete Lit, Bluebird Books Bus, NOMADstudio, and the Friends of Boyd Hill Nature Preserve, features literary love letters to St. Petersburg that will be later compiled in a book. Keep St. Pete Lit advocates for creating a larger literary dialogue in St. Petersburg. Localtopia also featured more than 100 vendors and live music.

Editors note: This story has been updated to reflect all the organizations taking part in the Passages installation.

Advertisement