Fundraisers

MacLaren Art Centre TV BINGO on Rogers, Barrie Ontario
June 27, 2017 - 8:00 pm
$5.00 for a 5-pack

MacLaren TV Bingo on ROGERS
Tuesdays, 8:00

MacLaren Art Centre TV Bingo is a LIVE hour of fun and excitement, brought to you exclusively by Rogers TV. Every Tuesday at 8:00 pm, host Stu Andrews calls the action with 5 chances to win great cash prizes. The final game of the night has a grand prize jackpot of $1,200 EVERY week. All proceeds goes directly to the MacLaren Art Centre's VanGo programme, which offers unique opportunities for Simcoe County students to work with professional artists in the classroom! Tune in each week to win cash prizes with Rogers TV's coverage of MacLaren Art Centre TV Bingo.

MacLaren TV Bingo Game Cards are available at the following locations...

September 21, 2017 - 6:00 pm
Tickets: $180 per person (includes $100 tax donation receipt)

TICKETS ON SALE NOW!
2017 MacLaren Legacy Dinner

Thursday, September 21

The 2017 Legacy Award honours Gerry Pilon, a powerful advocate and champion not only for the MacLaren, but also for a thriving, creative city of Barrie.

Special guest speaker Michael Redhill is an award- winning fiction writer, playwright and poet whose work includes the novel Martin Sloane and the young adult book Saving Houdini. His novel  Bellevue Square will be published in September 2017.

Cocktail reception 6:00 pm
Guest speaker and dinner 7:00 pm
Legacy Award presentation 8:30 pm

Tickets: $180 (includes $100 donation receipt)

To book, or for sponsorship opportunities, contact Sue-Ellen Boyes at 705-720-1044...

October 12, 2017 - 6:00 pm
Tickets: $125 (includes $75 donation receipt)
The MacLaren Speakeasy
Thursday, October 12, 6 to 10 pm
The Carnegie Room at the MacLaren
 
What can you expect at our Prohibition-inspired “Night of Fun & Games”? Poker—and bragging rights for the Best Poker Player in Barrie. Blackjack for those who prefer it. Live music. Fedoras, boas, inspired cocktails—care for a Lime Rickey or a Sidecar, anyone? Oh, and prizes you can’t get anywhere else!
 
Tickets $125 (includes $75 donation receipt).
 
Tickets are available at the MacLaren and online at www.maclarenart.com. For sponsorship opportunities, contact Sue-Ellen Boyes at...
October 27, 2017 - 6:00 pm
Halloween Coffee House
October 27, 6 to 9 pm. Admission $2.
 
This is an all-ages event! Join us for the Youth Advisory Council’s annual Halloween Coffee House! Dress in your Halloween costumed-best and enjoy music and spoken-word performances by Simcoe County high school students! Youth performers are invited to audition on October 11 from 5 to 7 pm.
 
Interested in joining our Youth Council? Young people ages 14 to 18 are invited to develop MacLaren youth projects, events and exhibitions with and for their peers.
 
Contact Christina Mancuso, Education Officer at christina@maclarenart.com to sign up!
November 17, 2017 - 7:00 pm
Tickets: $50
Off The Hook
MacLaren Silent Art Auction
Friday, November 17, 7 to 11 pm
Auction Preview: November 11 to 17
Tour of Auction Highlights: November 15, 6 to 7 pm
 
Off the Hook returns with more than 150 works of art by over 100 regional artists and a wealth of great finds generously donated by local retailers. This annual fundraiser offers everyone the opportunity to bid on and take home original artwork. Tickets are $50 each, and include hors d’oeuvres and desserts by Barrie’s finest
chefs. Cash bar.
 
Tickets are available at the MacLaren and online at www.maclarenart.com. For...
February 23, 2018 - 7:15 pm
Tickets: $60. On sale February 5 at 10:00 am
2017 Battle of the Bands
Friday, February 23
Doors open at 6:30 pm. Live music begins at 7:15 pm
 
Drawing on the considerable musical talents of members of Barrie’s financial services and medical professions, our annual Battle of the Bands is one of the most celebrated live musical events of the year in Barrie. Proceeds from the event support the MacLaren Art Centre, Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre and the
Kempenfelt Rotary Club. Tickets $60, available at the MacLaren on February 5.