Free Admission to Museum for Sneak Peek and Voting: September 3-5th 10am-5pm
Live Musical Entertainment I Backpacks Made into Works of Art I Silent Auction
Tickets $20 in advance $25 at the door. Refreshments included with each ticket.
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At the event on September 5th a panel of judges will give awards in the following categories: Best use of material, Most sentimental/from the heart, Best mission message, Most original, Most Elegant, Youth Division: Most artistic, Youth Division: Best design. People’s Choice Award will be given to the Backpack with the most number of votes from the community. Bags not included: Purses or Tote Bags
Restrictions: No glitter on bags.
Entry Fee: $50 (Deadline for entry August 28)
Drop Off: Backpack Program Warehouse at 1925 Tate Boulevard SE Hickory August 28th 5:30-6:30pm
Visit Backpack Bash Page for more sponsorship and entry forms.
The Baker's Dozen Women's Society will be hosting a benefit concert to raise money for The Corner Table Soup Kitchen and their mission to feed the hungry in our community. Sponsorship's are available and will receive VIP seating. For information about sponsoring the concert, please contact The Corner Table at 828-464-0355. Entertainment will be provided by Catawba County local Casey Clark and the Suga Bush. Cash bar will be available.