First Friday in May - Gala at the Gallery

First Friday in May - Gala at the Gallery 

Friday May 5, 2017, 7pm to Midnight

Honorary Co-Chairs: Carrie & Jeremy Wreford

Hosts and Auctioneers: Rick Orr & Pete Thomas

Tickets $80 with a special $40 Ticket for Artists

To celebrate our 50th Anniversary our Live Auction and Gala Party will be held at Galley Stratford on Friday May 5th, 7pm - Midnight. The evening will feature a live and silent auction, a DJ, and food supplied by a variety of talented culinary chefs and restaurants in the community.


Purchase Tickets | Tickets/Catalogues will be Issued Upon Entry to Event

Ticket $80

Artist Ticket $40


The funds raised from the First Friday in May - Gala at the Gallery support our public programs including exhibitions, educational opportunities, and community initiatives. Gallery Stratford is funded entirely through grants, fundraising events, donations, sponsorships, memberships, and admissions. 

We are one of Ontario‚Äôs longest operating public art galleries and have been a significant contributor to the cultural heart of South-western Ontario since 1967. We annually present over 8 exhibitions of contemporary visual art, with a focus on regional and Canadian Art, which engages the public, creates dialogue, and offers this community unique opportunities for education, exploration, and interactive learning. Our growing collection contains more than 1000 works by Canadian and international artists.

For more information on the First Friday in May - Gala at the Gallery, please contact the Gallery at 519-271-5271 x221.

Special thanks to our 50th Anniversary Gala Sponsors: