Holiday Gala and Silent Auction

Friday December 14, 2018

6:30 pm - 9 pm 

UP Civic Library Atrium

3609 Market Place 

Join us for elegant appetizers, delectable desserts and holiday beverages along with a special evening of holiday music PLUS a special guest performance!

Tickets $65 before December 11

$70 at the door.

Silent auction starts online! Beginning Friday, November 23rd at 10 am, you can view and bid on the items for our auction. Online bidding ends Tuesday, December 11 at 7 pm. All items that do not have a guaranteed win option will be available for additional bidding at the Gala on December 14th. You must be present at the Gala if you wish to continue bidding on these items. 

Forever Friends

In honor of the orchard’s 25th anniversary as a park, UP for Arts is commissioning a life-sized bronze sculpture of a little girl offering an apple to a horse entitled “Forever Friends” by artist John Jewell.

Click here for more information on this project.  

Article in the University of University Place, Arches

2018 Art and Concert Series

All performances start at 7pm in the Library/Civic Atrium.

September 28th
October 26th
November 16th
  • Signature Brass Quintet, Manny Garcia, trumpet; Bryce Stillman, trumpet; Vince Young, french horn; Paul Bogataj, trombone; and Brian Badgley, tuba
  • Trinda Love,  oil painter and photographer

Admission $15    Students $5  

Members always free!

Tickets available at the door.

Sponsored by:


Support UP for Arts when you shop at or Fred Meyer donates a portion of sales through their AmazonSmile program.  Use this link to shop through amazon and a portion will go to support the Arts here in University Place!

Fred Meyer gives back to the community through their community rewards program. To take advantage of this program and help support the arts go to and search for UP for Arts or our community number EB955

UP for Arts featured on Rainier Country

Gallery of Public Art

Upcoming events

14 Dec 2018 6:30 PM • University Place Civic Atrium 3605 Market Place

Blog posts

23 Jul 2018 3:18 PM • Anonymous
04 Jun 2018 5:12 PM • Anonymous
24 Apr 2018 8:57 AM • Anonymous

Follow Us:

Search our site:

© UP for Arts
Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software