"What art offers is space - a certain breathing room for the spirit." - John Updike

Arti Gras - Leawood Foundation Opening Night Gala


Friday, February 16, 2018
6:00 - 9:00 pm
The Lodge at Ironwoods Park
14701 Mission Road, Leawood, KS 66224 www.leawood.org

Inclement weather date: Saturday, February 17 - 6:00-9:00 pm

Reservations are not necessary.
Opening Night Reception Attendees
are asked to pay $20 at the door.

An Opening Night "Mardi Gras" themed Reception will feature music, appetizers and beverages. The Arti Gras Reception is sure to be the event of the season in Leawood again this year. We hope that you will join us for a fun evening of art and great company. The Reception will be open house style, reservations will not be taken.

Buy art from local artists. Visit with the selected artists who will be competing for top prizes. Winners will be announced at 7:30 during the Arti Gras Reception.


Arti Gras proceeds and a portion of art sales benefit Leawood Foundation projects or the Leawood Stage Compnay Performing Arts Fund. Both are 501c3 no-for-profit organizations.

Attendees can purchase voting tokens to select the "King's Choice" Award.
The "Kings Choice" Award winner will also receive the option to be displayed in City Hall for a period of 3 months following the event. The "Kings Choice" winner will be announced at the close of the Exhibition.


You and/or your company
can also become an event sponsor.

For information on how to become a sponsor click the "Become a Sponsor" button.