CANstruction Is Coming

On Thursday, January 15 the Spotsylvania Towne Centre will begin the transformation as teams from throughout Planning District 16: the counties of Stafford, Spotsylvania, Caroline, King George and the City of Fredericksburg will begin building CANstruction sculptures throughout the mall.

Students, veterans, community, and business leaders with the help of engineers, architects, contractors, and designers will form 5-person teams to build sculptures out of canned goods depicting how one can make a difference in the lives of the hungry right here in our community.

Judging for the“People’s Choice Award” will be open to the public through the donation of one canned good per vote, on Saturday and Sunday with the official judging for all other categories taking place on Monday, Jan 19, 2015.

All proceeds benefit the Fredericksburg Area Food Bank. Winners will be announced at the official awards ceremony on Monday, Jan 19, 2015

For more information contact Cynthia Lucero-Chavez: or visit

Interested in CANstruction Sponsorship Opportunities? Click here for more information or download an application here.