Rockford Art Museum (RAM) presents winter fundraiser Evergreen Leather and Lace on Saturday, Dec. 2, at Rockford Art Museum, 711 North Main Street in downtown Rockford. Tickets are $200 per person or $2500 table sponsorship for 10 guests; reservation deadline is Tuesday, Nov. 21. Suggested attire: leather and lace. Proceeds benefit RAM exhibitions and education programs throughout the year. 

Chaired by Kim Jerie, this fundraising event for the museum includes cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, silent and wine auctions, food by Chef Paul Sletten of Abreo, live music by High Society Orchestra, and more. Rockford Art Museum’s new exhibition Misfits, which surveys 1960s biker subculture through film, literature, and Danny Lyon’s iconic photography portfolio The Bikeriders (on view through Jan. 28), serves as the striking backdrop.

Premier Sponsor is Alpine Bank. Limited seating, reservations required by Nov. 21. To purchase tickets go to or call RAM at (815) 968-2787.

Rockford Art Museum exists to enrich the quality of life in the Rockford region through art collection, exhibitions, and education. Learn more