wreathartauction

Holiday Wreath Art Auction

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Fourth Annual Holiday Wreath Art Auction at the Lichtenstein Center for the Arts during First Fridays Artswalk

Auction Proceeds Will Benefit Pittsfield Food Pantries

Press Contact: Jen Glockner; office: 413-499-9348; cell: 413-449-6411; cultural@pittsfieldch.com

(Pittsfield, Mass.) The Office of Cultural Development announces the fourth annual Holiday Wreath Art Auction on December 7, 2018 at the Lichtenstein Center for the Arts. The wreaths will be on display in conjunction with First Fridays Artswalk and the Festive Frolic during a ticketed event with a preview from 5pm-6:30pm.  There will also be wreaths available for cash and carry with a live auction of the featured wreaths at 6:30pm. All proceeds will benefit the South Congregational Church Food Pantry.

There are approximately 50 artists who are decorating wreaths.  Several wreaths will be available for sale and the featured wreaths will be auctioned off during a live auction.  There are a few wreaths left to decorate.  Contact cultural@pittsfieldch.com or 413-499-9348 if you would like to decorate a wreath.

The event is a $10 suggested donation ticketed event with refreshments.  The highest bidder during the live auction will receive a gift basket filled with goodies from Pittsfield merchants.  Thank you to the sponsors of the Holiday Wreath Art Auction: Presenting Sponsor – Greylock Federal Credit Union; Big Y; Mission Bar and Tapas; Guidos and The Outlet at Pine Cone Hill.

The City of Pittsfield’s Office of Cultural Development serves as the City’s first point of contact for artists, cultural organizations, event organizers and creative businesses in Pittsfield.  It supports, promotes and initiates cultural activity in Pittsfield to benefit the citizens, the quality of life and the local economy. The Office is located in the city-owned Lichtenstein Center for the Arts in downtown Pittsfield’s Upstreet Cultural District.  Call 413-499-9348 or go to DiscoverPittsfield.com for more information.

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