Ashley for the Arts raised nearly $600,000 during its three-day festival run in Arcadia, Wis., Aug. 8-10, Home Furnishings Association member Ashley Furniture Industries reports.
The 11th annual summer festival featured music, arts and crafts, food, a 5K race, car show, fireworks and other activities. With ticket sales and sponsorships, more than $590,000 was raised for some 60 nonprofit organizations, nearly half of them area school districts. That is the highest total reached in the event’s history.
The 12th edition of Ashley for the Arts already is scheduled for Aug. 6-8, 2020.