Spring Fling coming this weekend to Devereux
April 17, 2012 at 6:05 p.m.
Updated April 16, 2012 at 11:17 p.m.
If you go:
When: Preview party, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. Friday; public event: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sunday Where: Devereux Garden Growing Center , 120 David Wade Drive How much: $25, Friday, free Saturday and Sunday To purchase tickets: call 361-574-7204
Devereux Growing Center will be full of Texas-made art this weekend.
The 25 artists were personally invited by the organizers to participate. Art includes a compilation of pottery, photography and paintings.
"It's all one-of-a-kind artwork," said Sandra Neely, development officer.
Art enthusiasts have a chance to get a sneak peek at Spring Fling Art in the Garden Party for a $25 fee Friday evening.
The evening will feature heavy hors d'oeuvres, artisan market and greenhouse shopping, as well as live music and auctions.
Proceeds from spring fling benefit Friends of Devereux, an organization that has year round projects that include welcome bags, Christmas stockings and presents, school clothing, summer camp, birthday celebrations and the children's library.
The event will be open to the public on Saturday and Sunday. The weekend's festivities will be in honor of Devereux's 100th anniversary.