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  • Hickory Museum of Art 243 3rd Avenue Northeast Hickory, NC, 28601 United States (map)

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.

Want to Get Creative?
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.

Earlier Event: September 5
Later Event: September 26
Casey Clark and the Suga Bush Concert