Party like it's 1922! Arts Benicia Art Auction & Gala
Signature Cocktails, Wine, Hors d’oevres, Dancing,
Silent & Live Auctions with Artwork by more than 70 regional artists
Each September, art lovers and collectors from around the Bay Area flock to one of Benicia’s most exciting and entertaining fundraising events: Arts Benicia’s Art Auction & Gala. This year’s Great Gatsby-themed auction will be held in Benicia’s historic Clock Tower on September 20 and will include live music, hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction, Michael Van Auken’s outrageous and popular photo corner, and an exciting live art auction followed by dancing.
The Art Auction is Arts Benicia’s most important fundraiser of the year. The revenue it generates is crucial to the ongoing support of all our programs. Arts Benicia’s exhibitions, art classes, children’s programs, and special events all contribute to making Benicia and her neighboring communities a more cultured, livable place.
Tickets are $45 per person and $80 for couples. This event has sold out in years past; don’t miss the action or the opportunity to support a beloved community organization: Arts Benicia! Tickets available August 21. To purchase your tickets online, please visit the Arts Benicia website at http//:artsbenicia.org. You may also purchase tickets at Bookshop Benicia and ABC Music or contact the gallery at 707-747-0131; email@example.com.
Major sponsors this year include: The Rellik Tavern, Ironhorse Home Furnishings, First Street Café, BAIC Multimedia, Michael Van Auken Photography, Benicia Magazine
For 25 years, Arts Benicia has served as the hub of Benicia’s large and vibrant art community. We offer visitors the opportunity to encounter art in many ways: whether it be gallery exhibitions, educational programs, or instructional classes.Arts Benicia’s ability to stimulate and educate the entire community is reflected in every event and program. Art of a Community is our annual open Members’ exhibition. The Next Generation, features the art work of Benicia children ages 5-18. Arts Benicia Presents brings curated exhibitions to locations around town. The gallery itself produces several high-quality juried and curated exhibitions every year. Arts Benicia continues to play a crucial role celebrating the Arts as a focal point of Benicia, further enriching the cultural life of the area.
Historic Benicia Clock Tower, 1189 Washington Street in the Benicia Arsenal