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Wreath Art Auction with Proceeds to Food Pantry

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Fifth Annual Holiday Wreath Art Auction joins forces with Greylock Federal Credit Union and the Springside Greenhouse Group  

Auction Proceeds Will Benefit Pittsfield Food Pantries

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

(Pittsfield, Mass.) The Office of Cultural Development announces the fifth annual Holiday Wreath Art Auction on December 6, 2019 at the Lichtenstein Center for the Arts. More than 50 artists have decorated the wreaths that 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 with refreshments and live entertainment.  There will be wreaths available for grab and go with a live auction of the featured wreaths at 6:30pm. All proceeds will benefit the South Congregational Church Food Pantry.

The wreath art auction is a $10 suggested donation ticketed event with refreshments.  The highest bidders during the live auction will receive a gift basket filled with goodies from Pittsfield merchants.  Thank you to the presenting sponsor of the event Greylock Federal Credit Union. This year the office partnered with the Springside Greenhouse Group who will be decorating almost half of all the donated wreaths, centerpieces and kissing balls. Photo Opp:  The Springside Greenhouse Group will be decorating their wreaths on Wednesday, December 4 at the Springside Greenhouse from 6-8pm.  Call 413-

Other sponsors include: Aldam Press; Berkshire Running Center; Big Y; Dory & Ginger; Guidos Fresh Marketplace; Mission Bar and Tapas; Paul Rich and Sons; The Outlet at Pine Cone Hill; Township Four; Wreaths by Lynn.

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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