An Affair with the Arts


May 10, 2014
06:00 PM until 11:00 PM


A crowd of approximately 350 people will enjoy live entertainment, dinner and cocktails, silent auction, dancing, raffle, and more. Mike Hines and the Look, a local favorite, will be joining the event for the first time. The showmanship and talent of this dynamic group guarantees the right blend of music to have all guests on the dance floor.

First Installation of "Hanging at the Biggs" Tile Project
The first two panels of the Hanging at the Biggs tile project will be installed for the public to view for the first time at the Gala. These panels, consisting of 140 acrylic tiles purchased by the public, will be located in the new sculpture atrium at the entrance of the Museum which was completed during the third phase of capital renovations. These tiles feature a variety of images including everything from artwork, to photographs, to children's art, quotations, and more

Food and Craft Beer Pairings
Abbott's Grill of Milford, DE will provide gourmet catering for the event. In addition to dinner, Abbott's Grill will provide specialty food stations and a raw bar to be paired with local craft beers provide by Dogfish Head Brewery, Fordham Brewery and Old Dominion, Mispillion River Brewing and 16 Mile Brewing. An open bar, including specialty drinks, will also be offered.

Silent Auction and more!

Attire: Black Tie Optional/Cocktail Attire


$150 per individual to $1500 for a table for ten (must be purchased in advance)


View map Biggs Museum of American Art
406 Federal Street
Dover, DE

Additional Information


(302) 674-2111 ext. 105

Contact name

Stephanie Adams

Contact email


Kent County



We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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