Time From:
6:00 pm

Time To:
11:00 pm

$150 per person


At The Works

Licking County’s Premier cultural event will celebrate The Works continued commitment to encouraging exploration and learning in our community. This much anticipated evening will bring friends together to support the innovative programs and outstanding educational opportunities available at The Works.

Evening Events

Cocktail Hour featuring Chance and Silent Auction Items

Seated Dinner followed by Live Auction

Dancing to the Sounds of the Rick Brunetto Band


Reserve your spot among the stars now

RSVP by September 1

At 740-670-8032

Or RSVP online here

Black Tie Encouraged

Valet Parking Available

Dinner Options:

Crusted Steak

Vegetarian – Stuffed Pepper with Rice



Thank you to our early stellar sponsors!

Cassiopeia Club

·        Licking Memorial Hospital

·        Park National Bank

·        Denison University

·        Boeing


Andromeda Club

·        The Energy Cooperative

·        John Hinderer Honda

·        Matesich Distributing

·        Truck One/Freight Services


It is not too late to get your Celestial Ball sponsorship!  Contact Jenna Finehout or call 740-670-8032.  Sponsorship payment must be received no later than August 8 to be recognized in printed materials distributed at the event.

Highlighting its commitment to the arts, HATSOFF! 2018 The Celestial Ball features a limited number of dining tables decorated with elegant landscapes designed by local artists and organizations.  Seating Eight, these tables are specially reserved for the Cassiopeia Club and Andromeda Club and are accompanied by a designated butler service.

To date, tablescape artists include:  The Dawes Arboretum, Griffith’s Floral Design, National Heisey Glass Museum, Linnet’s Flowers on The Square, Susan Leithauser & Amanda Love, Vicki Moon Spiegel, Young Leaders of Licking County.


Our auction is going mobile!  Handbid, a mobile silent-auction platform will allow you to bid from your smartphone.

We can get you set up when you arrive, but save time at check-in by getting set up now!

1.       Download the Handbid App.  If you have an iPhone or Android, download the Handbid app from Apple iTunes App Store or Google Play Store. Or, from your phone, visit and follow the link,Get the App.

Please note: we strongly recommend you Accept Notifications from the App when you open it.  This will allow you to get instant Outbid messages during the auction.  More information will be available to guests soon!