About Our Auction
The Loyalhanna Watershed Association's 37th Annual Art Auction Benefit will be held as an online auction event, September 27 - October 2, 2021. This virtual platform will set the stage to accommodate real-time bidding from your computer, tablet or mobile device on the original pieces of artwork created exclusively for this event by renowned local and nationally acclaimed artists.
All artwork will be available to view in person at G Squared Gallery, located on East Main Street, Ligonier during the auction week or via the online gallery.
Auction proceeds benefit the Loyalhanna Watershed Association's mission to Conserve, Protect and Restore the Natural Resources of the Loyalhanna Creek Watershed. LWA is a tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) organization.
About Loyalhanna Watershed Association, Inc.
The Loyalhanna Watershed Association (LWA) was founded in 1971 to conserve, protect and restore the 300 square-mile Loyalhanna Creek Watershed by remediating environmental issues through evidence-based initiatives and engaging and educating diverse audiences about the value of a healthy and thriving ecosystem.
After 50 years, LWA’s primary objectives remain to protect and improve our area waterways, conserve land parcels and riparian corridors surrounding the Loyalhanna Creek and its tributaries, provide educational opportunities on our environment to students of all ages and backgrounds and foster a life-long stewardship ethic with residents of our communities.
Live Event Information
Please join us for our first-ever "Pop-Up Gala" on October 1 from 6:00 - 8:30 pm at G Squared Gallery, East Main Street, Ligonier, PA. Celebrate the theme of this year's auction, "Nature's Surprises", while enjoying a selection of enticing cocktail fare crafted by Miriam's Table Catering and signature libations from Stateside Vodka and LaVigneta Winery.
Guests in attendance can take part in the unique opportunity to bid on select pieces of artwork that will make their debut exclusively during the Gala event. These include original works by featured artists William DeBernardi, Francis DeFabo, Ron Donoughe, Rita Haldeman, Joan Mudge and the late Charles Pitcher.
Plan to come with family and friends to enjoy a casual evening in both an indoor and outdoor Gallery setting during this festive fall party! Tickets are $50 per person. For reservations, please contact Cathy at the LWA Office (724) 238-7560, ext. 3#.