For Immediate Release
Horse Fever 20/20 Crosses the Finish Line with
The Giving Collection Raffle Drawing
Three Horses will be Added to Ocala/Marion County's Public Art Landscape
More than 150 art patrons gathered at Brick City Center for the Arts for the drawing of raffle tickets for the Giving Collection.
The drawing, held at tonight's 'Art in Bloom' Artists' Reception, sponsored by our Agapanthus Ocala.
was in honor of Dick Hancock,
The drawing, held at 6 pm, drew one horse at a time. The drawings, held in alphabetical order, started with Critters by local artist Bonnie Eades. The winner, not in attendance, was Katherine Guida. Reached by telephone, Guida was stunned and heard the applause of the crowd. Her horse will be installed at Ocala Downs.
Rick Rowan's ticket was pulled for Home Sweet Home, by artist Ocala artist Carlynne Hershberger, Rowan immediately announced that his horse will be installed at Ocala Preserve.
The third and last drawing was for Sunny Daze. MCA Lifetime member Irene McCracken was delighted to hear her name called. McCracken is deciding where to place her horse.
Horse Fever 20/20 said, "It is so heart-filled to see the love this community has for Horse Fever. And it's wonderful that these three horse will remain in Ocala."
For more details about the horses, log onto mcaocala.org
For more information, please contact Jaye Baillie, 352.229.2000.