Futurists receive a table for 12 at the Gala, 12 signature cocktail glasses, pitchers of the Signature Drink at your table, 2 page spread in the event program, Logo on the Gala step & repeat and event website and auction website, a press release highlighting your sponsorship, and stage recognition during the event. Post event, dinner will be provided in the private dining room at The Birchwood.
Surrealists receive 10 tickets to the Gala, 10 signature cocktail glasses, a full page ad in a prominent location, Logo on the Gala step & repeat and event website, social media before and after the event, a press release highlighting your sponsorship, and 5 signature ties from last year's Gala and 5 signature ties from this year's Gala.
Impressionists receive 6 tickets to the Gala, 6 signature cocktail glasses, a full page ad in the event program, their Logo on the Gala step & repeat and event website, and social media before and after the event.
Why should I provide an email for ticket purchases?
We are 100% committed to the flawless execution of your event. By capturing email addresses during ticket purchase, your guests will receive immediate notification that a ticket has been purchased for them. The email contains pertinent event information which the guest can refer to up to the day of the event and can be used at tax time as a receipt for tax purposes.
Art Ties Us is a passion project fueled by the desire to recognize and celebrate the artistic and economic contributions local artists have made throughout the City of St. Petersburg.
Art Ties Us is a tribute to how the arts have tied our community together and a way to connect the artists to supporting restaurants, sponsors, and art enthusiasts throughout our thriving art community.
Art Ties Us is a two-part event consisting of an art contest and a Gala. All proceeds will benefit the Bill Edwards Foundation for The Arts whose initiatives are to encourage and support the arts and artists in St. Petersburg.
Please note the following important dates for 2019 Art Ties Us:
Registration begins on Monday, May 13, 2019 at 9 AM
All art must be submitted by Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at 3 PM
Voting begins on Monday, July 15, 2019 at 9 AM
Voting ends on Friday, July 26, 2019 at 11:59 PM
2019 Art Ties Us Gala is on Friday, September 13, 2019 at 6 PM, where all art submitted for the contest will be auctioned