DUBLIN, Ohio— (March 21, 2018) Dublin Arts Council Executive Director David S. Guion announced today that tickets are now on sale for Dublin Arts Council’s 15th annual Garden Party fundraiser that takes place Friday, May 4, 2018 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at The Conference Center at OCLC, 6600 Kilgour Place, in Dublin. The evening features culinary offerings from some of central Ohio’s top restaurants, two wine and beer bars and live music from Doc Robinson. The Garden Party silent auction is always a highlight, featuring original artwork, travel packages including a week-long Cabo Villa stay and an 8-day Viking River Cruise, jewelry, spa packages, entertainment options and much more. Approximately 300 people attend the annual event.

Participating restaurants include 101 Beer Kitchen, The Coffee Mess, The Conference Center at OCLC, Fadó Irish Pub, Fukuryu Ramen, Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams, Local Roots, Nothing Bundt Cakes, P.F. Chang’s China Bistro, PokéBap, Tucci’s and more. Beer will be provided by Great Lakes Brewing Company.

As a result of the community's generosity, Dublin Arts Council typically raises nearly $40,000 at this event. Monies generated by the Garden Party, Dublin Arts Council’s largest fundraiser of the year, allow the organization to continue to provide high quality, stimulating and educational programs, exhibitions and events for those who live, work, play and learn in Dublin.

Tickets, which include admission, food and beverages, can be purchased at www.dublinarts.org/gardenparty. Admission is $100 per person and group ticket packages are available. Attire is business after-hours / casual cocktail.

Dublin Arts Council (DAC) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, supported in part by the City of Dublin’s hotel/motel tax and by state tax dollars allocated by the Ohio Legislature to the Ohio Arts Council (OAC). The OAC is a state agency that funds and supports quality arts experiences to strengthen Ohio communities culturally, educationally and economically. Dublin Arts Council is also supported by the National Endowment for the Arts, contributions from individuals, corporates and foundations, fundraising events, classes, gallery sales and in-kind contributions. DAC engages the community, cultivates creativity and fosters life-long learning through the arts. For more information about any of Dublin Arts Council’s programs, exhibitions and events call 614.889.7444 or visit www.dublinarts.org. Dublin Arts Council is located at 7125 Riverside Dr. in Dublin, Ohio. Hours are Tuesday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Wednesday through Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Saturday 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.