Midsummer’s Eve of the Arts Benefit Event

Next Event Date

Wednesday July 19, 2017

 6:30 pm-11:00 pm


Join us for the 31st annual Midsummer’s Eve of the Arts art auction & garden party. This event is the annual benefit event for the Vernon Public Art Gallery.  Don’t miss the social event of the season in the North Okanagan. The event will take place at Turtle Mountain Winery (3111 Agnew Rd. Vernon B.C.) and tickets go on sale June 1st.  Stay tuned for more information on this event or contact admin@vernonpublicartgallery.com

Please support the operations of the Vernon Public Art Gallery by donating original art to the 2017 Midsummer’s Eve of the Arts (MEA) auction. By donating to this annual fundraiser for VPAG, you are contributing to the visibility and well-being of the arts throughout the North Okanagan. For more information contact Kelsie Balehowsky at 250.545.3173 or email admin@vernonpublicartgallery.com.

For those wanting their artwork featured on our website and social media, please submit your artwork by May 29th.

We will need your physical artworks with completed paperwork delivered to the gallery at 3228 – 31st Avenue during regular gallery hours from April 17th – June 9th.

A strong public art gallery provides a strong foundation for our arts community to grow and thrive.

Click here to download the artwork submission form

We are also looking for vacation homes to add to our auction packages this year.  If you have a vacation home or timeshare you are not using at some point in the coming year please consider donating a vacation stay for the Midsummer’s Eve of the Arts auction.  Please contact Kelsie at 250-54-3173 for more information and to set up the donation or you can email her at admin@vernonpublicartgallery.com. 

Midsummer’s Eve of the Arts 2016

Click here to see the Midsummer’s Eve of the Arts 2016 Facebook photo album.

Midsummer’s Eve of the Arts 2016 Sponsors

Bannister Honda (Presenting Sponsor)
KPMG (Corporate Sponsor)
Sproing Creative (Bronze)
Printtech Printing (Bronze)
Avalon Event Rentals (Bronze)
Valley Auctions Ltd.
Kiss FM (Media)

Midsummer’s Eve of the Arts 2016 Catering Partners

Cracked Pepper Catering
The Italian Kitchen
Wings Tap & Grill
Eastside Liquor Company
Papa Murphy’s Take n’ Bake Pizza
Cobs Bread
Village Cheese Co.
Gray Monk Estate Winery
Okanagan Spring Brewery
Starbucks Coffee