UP for Arts Holiday Gala & Auction

African safaris, an incredible Hawaiian condo, wine trips and much, much more are featured at the 2nd Annual UP for Arts Holiday Gala & Auction on Friday, December 13, starting at 6:30 p.m. at the U.P. Civic/Library Atrium in University Place.

“We have an incredible array of gifts including trips, cooking classes, artwork, autographed Seahawks and Mariners items, jewelry, baby/toddler baskets, woodworking, theater tickets, gift certificates and more, ” said UP for Arts Vice Chair Debbie Klosowski. “There is literally something for everyone (including yourself) on this list!”

Get a sneak preview and start your bidding early online at www.UPforArts.org on Friday, Nov. 29, starting at 10 a.m. Interested bidders will have a “buy now” option on most items or they can resume bidding by attending the gala on Friday, Dec. 13.

Holiday music will entertain guests as they enjoy a sumptuous holiday buffet along with complimentary wine and chocolate! Discounted tickets ($60) are available from UP for Art members or by going online at www.UPforArts.org until Dec. 10. People can also obtain tickets at the door for $70.  

The UP Civic/Library Atrium is located at 3609 Market Place W.  Free parking is available underneath the library. Special thanks to Anthem Coffee and University Place Presbyterian Church for their support for this event. Gala proceeds will benefit the “Forever Friends” sculpture project for the Curran Apple Orchard Park. Visit www.UPforArts.org for detailed information about this beautiful artwork being created by Artist John Jewell.  

UP for Arts is a nonprofit, 501c3 volunteer organization.  


Event Date: 
Friday, 13 December 2019 - 6:30pm