Saturday, September 21, 2024


5:00 pm

Event Details

You’re invited to experience a night of art and celebration at the 2024 Art Center Gala, an extraordinary event to support the Art Center in style! Enjoy an elegant cocktail reception before an exquisite dining experience in the historical Scottish Rite Building. Create unforgettable memories with fellow art enthusiasts as you dance the night away at the after party.

Saturday, September 21, 2024
Cocktail Hour and Dinner | 5 – 8 pm
After Party | 8 – 11 pm

Your support of this dynamic event ensures the Art Center remains free and accessible to everyone, every day. With your help, we will continue to offer engaging exhibitions and exciting educational programs, building an inclusive space that stimulates creative, critical, and empathetic thinking.

NEW THIS YEAR – we are adding an After Party ticket option.
Non-Corporate Patron Packages will go on sale in March; Individual and After Party ticket sales will begin in May.

Interested in sponsoring the 2024 Art Center Gala? View details here. To pledge your support or for more information contact Senior Director of Development, Caleb Hegna at

2024 Art Center Gala Signature Sponsor: MidAmerican Energy Foundation. Presenting Sponsors: FORVIS, Grinnell College, Homesteaders Life Company, Holmes Murphy, Iles Funeral Home, Simonson & Associates Architects, Willis Automotive. Supporting Sponsors: Albaugh, Banker's Trust, Mom's Meals, Neumann Brothers, Pigott.


Scottish Rite Consistory Building
519 Park St.
Des Moines, IA 50309 United States