Race Gala; Wine, Beer & Culinary Tasting

Join us on
March 14, 2018!

Kick off the 12 Hours of Sebring race festivities, a “throwback” Race Gala will take place on Wednesday, March 14 at the Sebring Civic Center. Attendees can celebrate the city’s internationally-acclaimed sports event and experience the race gala like many members of the Sebring community remember with good, old-fashioned community fun!

“The Race Gala has always been the race event for Sebring to celebrate the races and the exciting time in our community,” said Sebring Mayor John Shoop. “The Art League has done a great job carrying on the traditional of the Race Gala, and we are thrilled to bring the event back to its Wednesday night (before the race) date.”

Date: Wednesday, March 14th
Time: 6-9 pm
Location: Jack Stroup Civic Center, Downtown Sebring
Ticket Pricing: $50 each or $40 for HAL members*
*Member discount only available through March 13. All tickets at the door are $50 regardless of membership status. Member discount applicable with member code.

Did you know?
Some HAL memberships receive complimentary Race Gala Tickets. Click here to check out our membership levels and join HAL today.


Thank you to our 2018 Race Gala Sponsors!

Circuit Sponsor
Anthony and Partners

Hairpin Sponsors
David E. Willey D. M. D., P.L
The Palms of Sebring

Endurance Sponsor
Harbor Community Bank
Marmer Construction Inc.

Paddock Sponsor
Excavation Point Inc.

Tasting Sponsors
Blue Lagoon Saloon
Palmano’s Pizzaria
Faded Bar & Bistro
Dee’s Place
Bernie Little Budweiser Distributors
Sugar Sand Distillery

In-Kind Sponsors and Supporters
The City of Sebring
Firehouse Billboards
Alan Jay Automotive
Palmer Rental
Robbins Nursery
Creative Printing
Kristy’s Kreatives
Miller Central Air
Maxwell Pest Control

Are you interested in Sponsorship availability for this event? What about donations to our amazing silent and live auction? Contact our office at (863)385-6682 or manager@highlandsartleague.org for additional information and benefits!
Sponsorship Levels and Information
Sponsorship Return Form


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Gala Goals:
1.  Value community by seeking a sense of pride through Highlands County, rallying around our community’s signature event, the 12 Hours of Sebring Race.
2.  Campaign for funding to continue MotA’s mission and to enhance our programs and activities for Highlands County and the surrounding areas.
3.  Promote community socialization and networking through an entertaining and enlightening environment.  Offering an outlet for both the young adults through the young at heart adults in the community to enjoy an evening out for networking and supporting an important cause within the community, Arts and Culture.