“All the Seeds of Today are in the Blooms of Tomorrow” by Connie Meredith is one of the benches up for bid in the Downtown Racine Corp. Public Art Auction.

RACINE — The Downtown Racine Corp. will auction off 20 of the benches from the 18th annual Downtown Public Art project, “Benches Honoring Racine’s Past, Present and Future.” It will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, at the Johnson Building, 555 Main St.

In total there are 34 benches that were built by Veterans Outreach of Wisconsin. Fourteen of the benches will remain permanently throughout Downtown Racine.

The Public Art Auction will include live music by Yard Dogs, meet and greets with the artists, beer tastings by Racine Brewing Co., food and drinks by Red Onion Cafe, and games and raffles. Veterans and staff from Veterans Outreach of Wisconsin will also be on site giving tours of its newest tiny house.

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Tickets cost $75 each or two for $135. To purchase tickets, call 262-634-6002 or email kkruse@racinedowntown.com.

Online bidding is available through Sept. 14 at racinedowntown.com/auctions.

Proceeds benefit the Downtown Racine Corp. A portion of the proceeds will also go to Veterans Outreach of Wisconsin.

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