2017 Street Art Auction To Be Held
- Published: Friday, 14 July 2017 12:25
The Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership (TMSP) and the TMSP Promotions Committee are pleased to announce that the 2017 Street Art Project Auction “Adirondack Chairs” will be held Thursday, August 31st at Eddie’s Restaurant in Ticonderoga, NY (68 NYS Route 9N). This is the seventh Street Art Project organized by TMSP. The product sponsor for this year’s project is Tierney Adirondack Rustic Design.
The preview of the auction will take place from 5:30 – 7:00 PM with the actual auction to begin shortly after 7:00 PM. The event will include complimentary appetizers, live music, cash bar and more. In addition, Eddie’s Restaurant will offer a special Menu for attendees. The auctioneer will be announced on the TMSP/Downtown Ticonderoga facebook page.
The Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership (TMSP) invites businesses, organizations, community members, and visitors to join the fun on August 31st. Proceeds will benefit the Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership and will be used for a Downtown Ticonderoga project in 2018. TMSP is also supported by the Town of Ticonderoga to continue to serve Ticonderoga in a variety of ways and improve the Montcalm Street Business district.
This year “Adirondack Chairs” sponsored by local businesses and organizations and have been decorated by local artists and community members. Eighteen hand-painted and hand-crafted Adirondack Chairs will be auctioned off as part of this fundraiser. Sponsors and supporters of the event include the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce, Ticonderoga Area Farmers Market, Girl Scouts of NENY, Black Watch Memorial Library, Eddie’s Restaurant, Burleigh’s Luncheonette, Glens Falls National Bank, Libby’s Bakery Café, Best Western Plus Ticonderoga Inn & Suites, Ticonderoga Heritage Museum, Optics of Ticonderoga, Community Bank, NA, Bridge Point Communication, Mariann & Randy Rapple, Ticonderoga Golf, & Jay’s Sunoco.
“We hope to see you there on August 31st for the auction of these unique one of kind Adirondack Chairs. The event promises to be a fun-filled evening. Bring your friends, family, and neighbors and embrace this opportunity to attend an exciting event and support improvements in Downtown Ticonderoga. The goal of the street art project is to decorate Montcalm Street and businesses sidewalks, stores, and entrances with hand-crafted, hand-painted art work done by local artists as a way to create additional visual interest as well as a fundraiser for a project that will continue to enhance Montcalm Street,” shared John Bartlett– TMSP Promotions Committee Chairperson.