Parade of Hearts art installation is ending — Here’s what will happen to the hearts

The Parade of Hearts is coming to a close on Friday as almost 150 fiberglass art installations designed by local artists will be auctioned off. Photo credit Nikki Lansford.

The Parade of Hearts art installation is officially coming to a close Friday and almost all of the 156 fiberglass painted pieces, which were designed and decorated by local artists, will be auctioned off.

Online auction: A majority of the hearts – 120 of them to be exact – have been up for auction online since Wednesday, June 8.