Preview Night and Visionary Reception Tickets

Every ticket to the Smithsonian Craft Show Preview Night Benefit or Visionary Reception includes a tax-deductible contribution to support the work of the Smithsonian.

Individual

$250
($120*)

One ticket to Preview Night: Meet the artists, shop the show, enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvre.

Friend

$500
($180*)

One ticket to Preview Night: Meet the artists, shop the show, enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres.

One ticket to Visionary Reception: Meet the Visionary Award winners 5:00 - 6:00 PM

Recognition in the Smithsonian Craft Show Program and on the show website

Tickets at these two levels are available online. Buy Now

Higher Level Ticketing and Donations

For contributions at $1000 and higher, we suggest you send your check to the Smithsonian Women’s Committee office, MRC 037, PO 37012, 1000 Jefferson Dr., SW, Washington, DC, 20013-7012.

Sponsor

$1,000
($360*)

Two tickets to Preview Night: Meet the artists, shop the show, enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres.

Two tickets to Visionary Reception: Meet the Visionary Award winners 5:00 - 6:00 PM

Recognition in the Smithsonian Craft Show Program and on the show website

Donor

$2,500
($380*)

Two tickets to Preview Night: Meet the artists, shop the show, enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres.

Two tickets to Visionary Reception: Meet the Visionary Award winners 5:00 - 6:00 PM

One valet parking pass

Recognition in the Smithsonian Craft Show Program and on the show website and recognition in the Smithsonian Annual Report.

President’s Circle

$5,000
($760*)

Four tickets to Preview Night: Meet the artists, shop the show, enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres.

Four tickets to Visionary Reception: Meet the Visionary Award winners 5:00 - 6:00 PM

Two valet parking passes

Recognition in the Smithsonian Craft Show Program and on the show website and recognition in the Smithsonian Annual Report

Benefactor

$10,000
($1,395)

Six tickets to Preview Night: Meet the artists, shop the show, enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres. A table for you and your guests during Preview Night.

Six tickets to Visionary Reception: Meet the Visionary Award winners 5:00 - 6:00 PM

Three valet parking passes

Recognition in the Smithsonian Craft Show Program and on the show website and recognition in the Smithsonian Annual Report.

*Fair market value in parentheses if attending Preview Night; donation is otherwise tax deductible

2024 Sponsors will be posted soon. For those considering or who have donated in the past, thank you. We recognize our donors' commitment to fostering the growth of our artistic community and preserving the tradition of craftsmanship. With their generous contributions, dedication, and shared passion for the arts, they elevate the Smithsonian Craft Show.

Benefactor

Gifts of $10,000 or more

President’s Circle

Gifts of $5,000 or more

Anonymous

Peg and Blain Butner

Fluer Bresler 

Graham Holdings

Anne Keiser

Donor

Gifts of $2,500 or more

Kathryn Fuller

Han Stanley Jones and Anne-lise Auclair-Jones

Nancy and Tom Newkirk

Sponsor

Gifts of $1,000 or more

Beverly Baker

Elizabeth Clagett Beck

Susan Cooper

Timothy Harr and WinkieCrigler

Elizabeth M. Dugan

Sharon Fawcett

Bonnie Gilbert

Nancy Goff

Kate Hughes

Patricia P. Karp 

Colleen Kollar-Kotelly

Barbara Krumsiek

Gary and Susan Labovich

Roberta and Gregory Milman

Twig Murray and Harry Mahon

Paul J. Pantano, Jr. and Cheryl Keamy 

Katharina Phillips

Ann and Terry Peel

Bonnie and Gilbert Schwartz

Peggy Shiffrin

Page Smith

Kathy and Jay Sommerkamp

George and Patti White

Friend

Gifts of $500 or more

Emily C. Hewitt and Eleanor D. Acheson 

Philip and Faith Bobrow

Lillibeth Boruchow

Marian and Jim Brodsky

Anita Carson

Lizette Corro

Sharon Fawcett

Shirlee Friedenberg

Grainer Foundation 

Emily Graves

Frances K. Hamberger

Lois Jecklin

Barbara and Jim Korman

Patricia Larkin

Alyce and Robert Phinney

Carrie Neher Queenan

Eileen Rabbitt

Deidre Sacks

Celia Shapiro

Skip Sroka

JoAnn and Howard Symons

Wynne M. Teel