Highland News Leader

People can use pre-pledge dollars for Highland Art in the Park event to attend preview party, use that money to purchase art

The opportunity of pre-pledge dollars allows people to attend the Highland Art in the Park event preview party from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11, and use that money to buy art.

People receive:

  • The opportunity for themselves and a guest to view artwork from more than 60 booths Oct. 11 before opening to the general public;
  • Complimentary hors d’oeuvres;
  • Complimentary wine;
  • Live entertainment;
  • Conversations with their favorite artists; and
  • “Art Bucks” equaling their pre-pledge dollars to spend any time during the show (Friday, Oct. 11, through Sunday, Oct. 13).

What people need to do:

  • Pledge a minimum of $100 they plan to spend at Art in the Park.

To take advantage of this opportunity, call 618-558-0054 or mail to Highland Arts Council, PO Box 33, Highland, IL 62249.

After the pre-pledge dollars are received, the preview party invitation will be mailed to the individual. “Art Bucks” in the amount of the pre-pledge dollars may be picked up at the preview party or any time during the show.