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Celebrate the Arts

Celebrate the Arts is the Arts Council’s largest fundraising gala of the year and includes an award ceremony honoring those who have made a significant impact on the arts in our community. The proceeds raised during the event help the Arts Council achieve its mission of making the arts accessible to all residents and visitors of the Brazos Valley. Click the button or continue scrolling for what we’ve got on the agenda for this year!

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Celebrate The Arts With Us!

Join us for an evening filled with fun and entertainment for all! Whether you’re an avid supporter of the arts or simply desire a night of sports-themed fun, you won’t want to miss your chance to reserve your seat and join us in celebrating the arts and honoring those being awarded for their impacts in the arts and culture sector in the Brazos Valley.

On the Agenda

Emcee Rick Hill, “The Voice of Aggie Sports”

Auctioneer Lance Swigert, President of SWICO Software Solutions

Cash Bar

Buppy’s Catering and Bartending

Award Ceremony – Presentation
Entertainment by A&M Consolidated High School and College Station High School Band Ensembles

Silent Auction

Live Auction



Event Attire

Get ready to show off your team spirit! Support your favorite high school, college, or professional team by donning team attire, cocktail attire, or dressing to the nines! There will be a prize for the person dressed in the best team attire. No shorts, tank tops, or flip flops, please.

2024 CTA Honorees

M.L. “Sonny” Moss Artists of the Year

Steve Fry & Harry Hutchins- A&M Consolidated High School

Jon Seale & Michael Dixon- College Station High School

Business Arts Patron

Buppy & Jennifer Simank

Arts Champion

Sandi & Phil Trapani

Volunteer of the Year

Bunny Griffith

Jane Wolfe Distinguished Arts Leadership Award

Don Hellriegel

D.A. “Andy” Anderson Award

Chris Dyer

Donate to our auction!

We are kindly requesting your support by contributing to our silent auction. Your donation will play a vital role in the success of our event and in furthering the arts within our community, as funds raised directly support the Arts Council in making the arts accessible to all in the Brazos Valley.

If you’d like to support the Arts Council with an auction item donation, please fill out the form below.

Auction Donation Form