Spring Gala

Spring Gala

The Lost Pines Art Center hosts an annual fundraising Gala every spring at the Lost Pines Art Center in downtown Bastrop, Texas to generate funds for our programs, such as art shows, performances, art education, community and cultural events, and our newly launched Art Heals Program for Veterans, Active Military, First Responders and their families. 

This afternoon event offers a live and silent auction, raffles, and live music in a relaxing atmosphere. Dress for the occasion is spring attire, and hats are encouraged.

Tickets for Gala 2020 are available online or at the door.  To purchase tickets click here.

Circle of Friends
Members of our Circle of Friends will receive admission(s) to the Gala based on their level of partnership. There will also be a Gala VIP event for members of our Circle of Friends who are Patrons and above. For information about joining our Circle of Friends, click here.

The 14th Annual Spring Gala will take place on: Sunday, April 19th, 2020 at the Lost Pines Art Center. Stay tuned for more!

Live Jazz Performance with the RQC Quartet

Enjoy the rich sound of the RQC Quartet, blending modern and classic jazz for our next Artful Afternoon Gala!  The Austin based group, featuring Reggie Carter on keyboard and Brannen Temple on percussion, will play from 2-4 on the back lawn of the Art Center during the event.

2019 Event Photos by Terry Hagerty and Paul Licce.  See the full album on our Facebook page!

Live Auction

Every year at the Spring Gala, we hold a Live Auction of several pieces of fine art. Beautiful works in a variety of mediums and styles are selected to be in the line up.  Shown below are the pieces that sold in the auction of 2019.

Gala 2019

Silent Auction
We would like to thank the following Silent Auction donors:

Michelle Adams
Richard Banh
Faye Barber
Bastrop Copier
Bastrop Florist
Joan & Kent Bohls, 9E Ranch Cabins
Tammy Brown
Brown Distributing
Ann Brown
Marti Burns
Ilaria Castro
Cedar’s Mediterranean & Italian Grill
Cam & Lisa Chavez
Community Gardens
Jeanette Condray

Mickey Condray
Cherry Blossoms Spa
CrossFit Cohesion
Gretchen Dueble
Bev Hayes
Jane Hunt
Jim Jordan
Robin Jordan
CJ Jordan
Chris Knioum
Kona Ice of Bastrop County
Paul Licce
Kittie Lloyd Woodard
Carol Lyon
Robin Miller

Marlene Outlaw
Paw Paw’s Catfish House
Nell Reinap
Mark Rendulic
Karol Rice
Roadhouse Bastrop
Lorianne Rodriguez
Claudia Savio
John Schaeffer
Spoiled Sisters
Southside Market and Barbeque
Lucy Todd
Judi Vreeland
Vic Vreeland

This year, at the Spring Gala, we will be selling raffle tickets. The raffle tickets are $5 each or 5 for $20. Raffle tickets can be purchased at the Lost Pines Art Center at the front desk beginning Monday, April 8th and will be on sale through Saturday, April 13th. The raffle tickets can also be purchased during the Gala.

We would like to thank the following Raffle donors:

Bastrop Florist
Joe & Nancy Beal
Ann & Larry Brown

Deep in the Heart Art Foundry
Piney Creek Chophouse
Dianna Rose

Mark Rose
Saigon Nails
Simply Sweet Bastrop

Pamper Yourself Package
$350 Value

Dinner for Two at Piney Creek Chophouse
Manicure & Pedicure at Saigon Spa & Nails
Spa Basket from Bastrop Florist
One dozen Cupcakes from Simply Sweet



BBQ Package
$500 Value

Weber Grill
Barbeque Tools
$300 H-E-B Gift Card

Donated by: Mark Rose, Larry & Ann Brown, and Joe & Nancy Beal

Visa Gift Card
$500 Value

Donated by: Dianna Rose

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