50th Anniversary Luncheon Lineup Announced!

A lot can happen in 50 years. Please join us for ArtsFund’s 50th Anniversary Luncheon!

Friday, March 20, 12:00 – 1:30 pm
Seattle Westin

Join ArtsFund as we celebrate 50 years of supporting a thriving arts and cultural community in the Puget Sound Region. This one time only special celebration will feature local artists and performers, guest speakers, and a surprise gift for all attendees.

King County Executive Dow Constantine will launch the event, proclaiming March 20 ArtsFund Day in King County.

In celebration of our arts community, the luncheon will be packed with performances by local artists and organizations, including composer-lyricist and musician Justin Huertas, visual artist Jeffry Mitchell, youth dancers with Northwest Tap ConnectionAhamefule J. Oluo (musician and writer recently featured at On the Boards), members of the Grammy-Award winning Seattle Symphony, and photographers from Youth in Focus.

Luncheon artists

(L-R): Photo courtesy of Youth in Focus, Ahamefule J. Oluo, Northwest Tap Connection, Justin Huertas, Seattle Symphony.

ArtsFund has hosted a Celebration of the Arts Luncheon for over 30 years, at each event recognizing one or more recipients for their Outstanding Contribution to the ArtsMary Pigott, 2019 honoree and ArtsFund Trustee, will return to the stage to recognize the artists, philanthropists, nonprofit, civic, and corporate leaders who, whether through their lifetime dedication or outstanding achievement, have made significant contributions to arts in the Central Puget Sound Region.

ArtsFund Trustee Karen Bergin will emcee the event.

Join us to look back at the past fifty years and look toward the future of the arts in our community! Registration closes Wednesday, March 4–get your tickets now!

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Unable to join us? You can support ArtsFund’s 50th Anniversary Campaign by making a gift online now! Click here.