Celebrate the Arts! Juried Exhibition and Art Auction

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Online Auction
February 15 — June 04
10:00 AM — 10:00 PM

Celebrate the Arts! Juried Exhibition and Art Auction

Celebrate the Arts 2022

Please join us Saturday, June, 4th at 5:30 pm. Each year Celebrate the Arts helps raise crucial operating funds for the Pearson Lakes Art Center. This year, it will also be the fundraising kickoff for the renovation of ArtSmart Interactive Children's Gallery.  If you are still interested in tickets, please call 712-332-7013 to check availability. 


Schedule of Events:

5:30-7:00 pm: Social Hour and Online Art Auction in Weaver Lobby and McIlrath Landing Galleries

7:00-8:00 pm: Buffet Dinner by Yesterdays Restaurant in Pomerantz Hall

8:00 pm: Live Auction in Pomerantz Hall

8:45 pm: Online Art Auction Closes


Online Auction

Online auction items are on display inside the art center. These items will be up for bid until approximately 8:45 pm June 4, 2022, the evening of our event. Bidding will take place in a no-contact manner on your smartphone by texting CTA2022 to 762-78. You may participate in the online auction even if you aren't present at the event!

 Live Auction

Please watch this website and our social media pages for details of our fabulous live auction items. The live auction will start on June 4, 2022, at 8:00 pm on the evening of the event.