2019 Auction Invite_front.jpg

Ciao Italia!  An Evening in Italy
18th Annual Party & Art Auction

Thanks to the amazingly generous donations of the NAA artists, we are looking forward to an Italian themed evening of stunning art accompanied by sumptuous Italian food, creative libations, and local brews.

Please join us for this special evening.  Your support will enable the NAA to continue important exhibition, education, and outreach programs that benefit thousands of children and adults throught the North Shore area, southern New Hampshire and southern Maine.

This year there are 2 ticket choices, as well as an Absentee Bid option for those unable to attend the event.

Silent & Live Auctions

Date:    Saturday, June 8, 2019 Time: 5:30 — 9:30 pm

5:30 - 7:15 PM  Silent Auction

Over 50 exciting Art & Non-Art items and not-to-be missed Packages!  Enjoy Italian themed cuisine and cocktails.

7:30 - 9:30 PM Live Auction

Featuring 70 lots of contemporary art and sculpture plus a Plum Island Getaway!  Enjoy cocktails and desserts.

Live Auction Preview at the NAA

Friday, June 7               11:00 — 5:00 pm

Saturday, June 8           11:00 — 3:00 pm


VIP                                $75/person

General Admission       $50/ person

Absentee Bidding         $35/ person

This is a sell-out event each year. If available, tickets will be sold at the door on event night.

$75 VIP Ticket — Access to the Silent and Live Auction, reserved preferred seating at the Live Auction, exclusive VIP prosecco bar and a VIP “Swag Bag” coupled with food and drinks for the evening. Get the party started with your VIP purchase!

$50 General Ticket — Access to the Silent and Live Auction. Italian themed cuisine, beer, wine, and nonalcoholic drinks will ensure your evening with friends and art is a success!

$35 Absentee Bid — Unable to make the event? Plan on making an Absentee Bid to ensure you win your favorite piece of art!

We would like to thank our event sponsors:

Institution for Savings Charitable Foundation:  Lead Sponsor

Matter Communications Inc.:   Sponsor

Ipswich Bay Glass Company:  Sponsor

Newburyport Development, LLC:  Sponsor

RE/MAX on the River Realty:  Sponsor

Fruh Realty:  Donor

Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation:  Donor