Make plans to celebrate art and have a Night of Good Cheer this Friday!

Head to Bucktown Center for the Arts (225 E 2nd St. Davenport) for A Night of Good Cheer with Sunrise River Galleries, this Friday Dec 14 from 6 – 9 p.m.

Enjoy art, music and drawings at this amazing event! The evening will include; music by Classical Moods Quartet that includes Bucktown artist Gwen Ballard Patton, opening reception for exhibition by Kathleen (Casey) Washington, Ornament Awards and a special Hotel Blackhawk gift certificate drawing (overnight stay for two).

Along with the drawing, the holiday ornament award contest winners will be announced. Top prize was $100, with a gift bags for 2nd and 3rd prizes. These ornaments are for sale, with proceeds supporting MidCoast.

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