Support the arts at Illinois State University by attending the Friends of the Arts annual Gala at the Galleries, which will celebrate art, music, theater, and dance.

This special semi-formal event raises funds for scholarships and grants for Illinois State’s College of Fine Arts students.

When: 6–9 p.m. Saturday, May 20
Where: University Galleries, Uptown Normal

  • Silent and live auctions.
  • Live entertainment by students, faculty, and community members.
  • A wonderful array of appetizers and complimentary wine, beer, and soda will be available.

Reservations: Reservations ($60) will be accepted beginning April 3 online, at the Illinois State University Box Office, or by calling (309) 438-2535.

Sponsorships will be accepted for live auction items (paintings, pottery, 3-D art, jewelry, etc.) until May 5. Monetary donations will be accepted up until May 20. View the statistics and sponsor now.