July 9 2nd Friday Celebration of the Arts features The Mackey Brothers (classic rock) in the outdoor Pavilion. Concert starts at 7:30 pm.
July 9 2nd Friday Celebration of the Arts features The Mackey Brothers (classic rock) in the outdoor Pavilion. Concert starts at 7:30 pm.

2021 Gala: Art and Nature...Together Again

ArtAndNatureTogetherAgain

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You can pick up your items during the following times:

Tuesday, April 27, from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm
Wednesday, April 28, from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Thursday, April 29, from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Got Questions? Check out these AUCTION FAQs.

Your $45 ticket to this year's Gala includes:

  • Musical performance by the guitar and oboe duo, Thomas Garcia and Andrea Ridilla
  • Virtual wine-tasting led by Jack Keegan, Oxford’s very own wine connoisseur, and Bob Toerner from Ohio Valley Wine
  • Musical performance by pianist Bruce Murray, who's been bringing you Musical Snacks this year
  • Virtual tour of Art and Nature...Together Again Art Exhibit and artist interviews
  • Video highlights of some of our exciting silent auction items!

The Virtual Annual Gala begins with a preview at 6 pm to allow you to get settled in with your technology, and the program itself begins promptly at 6:30 pm.

The Program Link will be sent to ticket holders via text or email on the day of the event.

About the Silent Auction

With over 100 items, you’ll find something to tempt your tastes and interests. You may bid from your computer, tablet, or mobile phone. Note: Each individual wishing to bid is required to have their own login.

  • Bidding is NOW CLOSED
  • Pick up items at the OCAC starting Tuesday, April 27, at 10 am.

Host a Watch Party

Although we can't come together in person, you can still partake in all the Gala's activities with friends and family in the privacy of your own home. With the purchase of a $45 ticket, you can enjoy the musical performances, wine tasting, gallery tour, and excitement of the silent auction.

Those wishing to participate only in the silent auction can do so without a ticket but still need to register. Click on the link below to register.

BUY YOUR TICKET NOW for our Virtual Gala. 

About the Wine Tasting

Jack Keegan and Bob Toerner bring you three fabulous wines to enjoy:

  • Jackson Estate Santa Maria Valley Chardonnay 2018
  • Mount Veeder Winery 2018 Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley
  • De Faveri Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore Brut DOCG 2019

Two ways to participate in the wine tasting:

  • Sponsors at the Official Virtual Event Sponsor and Ballroom Patron levels will receive a bottle of wine to participate in the wine tasting and are encouraged to purchase the other two selections.
  • Other sponsors and ticket buyers are encouraged to purchase the selection of wines.

Wines can be purchased locally at:

BUY YOUR TICKET NOW for our Virtual Gala. 

About our Food Sponsors

In previous years, our food sponsors have contributed generously to our Annual Gala. This year, in this time of COVID, we ask you to please consider supporting our local restaurants as part of your virtual Gala evening. The following restaurants have generously offered a carryout menu for purchase to enjoy the night of the Gala.

What your Gala Sponsorship Supports