The Washington Art Association will open its atelier sale with the sixth annual atelier sale and summer solstice celebration June 21 from 6 to 9 p.m.

Festivities include Latin beats, Samba dancing and tropical cuisine at the 4 Bryan Plaza gallery.

Tickets are $45 per person, with proceeds to benefit the WAA.

For more information and tickets, call 860-868-2878 or visit