ARTI GRAS RECEPTION Please note you can purchase your tickets HERE
Cultural Arts Coordinator
EVENT: 7th Annual “Arti Gras” Juried Art Show
DATES:February 16 - 18, 2018
Opening Artist Reception: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Friday, February 16th*
Public Exhibition: 1:00 am – 4:00 pm February 17th and 18th (Saturday and Sunday)
LOCATION: The Lodge at Ironwoods Park
The Leawood Arts Council, Leawood Stage Company and Leawood Foundation to Host
“Arti Gras” Annual Juried Art Show
The Leawood Arts Council, Leawood Stage Company and Leawood Foundation are working together to host the 7th annual “Arti Gras” Juried Art Show February 16th through 18th, 2018. The show will be held at The Lodge in Ironwoods Park.
The exhibition will highlight the best of local artist works.
An Opening Night “Mardi Gras” themed reception will be held February 16, 2018 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm. This year the opening night reception will be open to the public featuring entertainment, music, food and refreshments for only $20.00. All artwork will be available for purchase during the reception and throughout the weekend.
The Leawood Stage Company and Leawood Foundation are 501(c)(3) public charities.
View over 100 exceptional works of art in various media and styles. Visit with over 80 selected artists, whom will be competing for top prizes as well as the “King’s Choice” Award. The top prize winners will be announced during the opening night reception. Attendees can purchase ballots to vote for their favorite works of art, to determine the King’s Choice winner. The King’s Choice award will be announced at the close of the show.
In addition to attending, you and/or your company can also become an “event sponsor”. Sponsor levels are reasonably priced and offer great advertising opportunities as a way to support your community. Sponsor levels include: Kings - $500 and above, Queens - $250 to $500, Jesters - $125 to $250, and Krewe – Any amount. Sponsors will receive advertising with names/logos listed on signs at the event, event marketing and printed program by level.
The 2018 “Arti Gras” is sure to be the event of the season in Leawood. Should we incur severe winter weather, the reception will be held the following evening. Please check the Leawood Stage Company Facebook page or the weather line for rescheduling at 913-982-2433.