Galentine’s Day event hosted at Pikasso Swig

Galentine’s Day event hosted at Pikasso Swig
(Source: WVIR)

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - While many are gearing up for Valentine’s Day on Friday, plenty of ladies celebrated "Galentine's Day" on Thursday. The holiday became popular thanks to the NBC comedy series Parks and Recreation.

On Thursday, people gathered at Pikasso Swig craft bar in 5th Street Station to celebrate with wine, cheese and raffle prizes.

Organizers say it’s all about women - celebrating women.

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