Alexandre’s, 4026 Cedar Springs Road, is looking for original wreath donations no larger than 48 inches for the upcoming Annual Wreath Auction from 8–10 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 14. The wreath auctions benefits No Tie Dinner/Purple Party.
Organizers request all wreaths be submitted with an entry form providing a brief description of the wreath, its estimated value and the name of the donating individual or organization. The entry forms can be picked up anytime at Alexandre’s.
Wreaths may be dropped off at any time and up until the day of the event.
The fundraiser, hosted this year by Wayne Smith, is now in its seventh year. The Christmas Wreath Auction was created in 2006, by bar owner Lee Daugherty as an original and fun way to raise funds for local charities. The auction has raised more than $25,000 for a variety of Dallas charities since its inception.
The pre-party begins at 7 p.m. Sunday, with catered food, drink specials and the opportunity for silent bidding before the auction.
Wreaths will be on display for viewing and silent bidding inside Alexandre’s before and on Dec. 14.