Saturday, March 5, 2011

Fort Wayne Museum of Art GALA 2011 - Friday, March 4

The Fort Wayne Museum of Art held their annual Gala at their new space for the second year.  If you have not been to the museum since its expansion and renovation completed in March of 2010, it is a must see, and seeing it decorated for the Gala is even an extra treat.

2011 - click any photo to enlarge
Hundreds of people gathered to see rare art, eat great food, listen to music, and mingle among good friends, but most importantly they were there to raise money for and support the Fort Wayne Museum of Art.  For more photos of the 2011 Gala click here.

If you missed it this year mark your calendar for March of next year and get you reservation in early.  Check back here in February 2012 for how to reserve your spot.  Many businesses and organizations helped sponsor the evening and were highlighted in the evenings publicity as well as the ongoing marketing of the event. Contact the museum if you would like to help sponsor the Fort Wayne Museum of Art for the gala or throughout the year (260-422-6467 or   

Original Article From February 1, 2011:

The Fort Wayne Museum of Art will once again be the site of their GALA 2011.  Join the party as they celebrate their first year in the newly designed and expanded space.  You will enjoy fine art, food (catering by Catablu), wine, spirits, and music while participating in the silent and live auction that will raise funds for the Fort Wayne Museum of Art - which is what the evening is all about!  Seating is limited so reserve your spot early.

When:  Friday, March 4, 2011
Where:  Fort Wayne Museum of Art
                 311 East Main Street
Cost:  $125 per person,
           $175 patron level
RSVP:  by February 21, 2011
Call:  For more information call
          Michelle Gray, 260-422-6467

Black Tie Optional
Cocktails/Silent Auction - 6:30 pm
Dinner/Live Auction - 7:45 pm