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An innovative collaboration of visual and performing arts and education in the unique historic setting of the former DC prison.

2nd Annual Workhouse Arts Gala

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 20, 2012 - 6:30pm
Price: 
$250
Venue: 
W-16 - Vulcan Gallery
W-16 - McGuireWoods Gallery

On Saturday, October 20, 2012 the Workhouse Arts Center will host the 2nd Annual Workhouse Arts Gala. The evening will feature a gourmet dinner and dancing to the Johnny Artis Band

Dr. Alan G. Merten, President Emeritus of George Mason University, is the Honorary Chairman of the event.

Paul Berry, former ABC-7 (WJLA-TV) personality, will be the Master of Ceremonies.

Supervisor Gerry Hyland (Mount Vernon District) will be awarded the Founders Award for his steadfast support of the Lorton Arts Foundation and the Workhouse Arts Center.

The elegant evening includes a cocktail reception, a specially chosen dinner, dessert and dancing; as well as a live auction featuring a NASCAR experience hosted by a Sprint Cup team owner and a one-year E-Z Pass for the I-495 Hot Lanes. The silent auction will feature art work produced at the Workhouse and other unique and special gifts.

Tickets are $250 per person ($150 is tax deductible). For more information contact Ned Hogan at the Workhouse at nedhogan@WorkhouseArts.org or 703-584-2908.

To purchase tickets of bid in the silent auction (you do not have to attend the Gala to be a bidder) Click here . Once on the site, please register by clicking "Log In" and enter your information. The site accepts VISA, Mastercard and American Express credit cards.
 
Sponsors for the event include:
TransUrban Group
Insight Property Group
The Devine Family Foundation
Barbara and Tim Rizer
EnviroSolutions, Inc.
Sentara Healthcare
George Mason University
McGuireWoods, LLP
Foulger-Pratt Contracting
Wells Fargo
Laura and Matt McQueen

Ticket Required: 
Yes