(WHAS11) -- The Shamrock Pet Foundation is getting ready to host the 16th Annual Art for the Animals. The event is set for Thursday, August 2nd from 6-9pm at the Mellwood Arts and Entertainment Center.
There will be a live and silent auction, a showcase of original artwork from well-known regional and national artists, food and music. Shamrock will also have a number of pets available for adoption during the evening.
Tickets are $75 per person. All proceeds benefit the Shamrock Foundation, a non-profit organization created to end pet overpopulation through spay/neuter services, education, emergency medical assistance, foster care, and the adoption of pets to loving lifetime homes. The organization is made up entirely of unpaid volunteers.
For more information on tickets, head to the following website: www.shamrockpets.com/afta.