A Magical Night of Artwork and Culinary Delights

It will be a magical night for strolling the Avenue des Champs-Elysées from the Arc de Triomphe towards the Eiffel Tower without ever leaving northeast Columbia, as Rice Estate hosts its annual spring art show on Friday, May 13th from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. A Magical Night in the City of Lights is a free community event featuring the work of local artists and savory French cuisine prepared by Rice Estate's own Chef Rick Schmitt.

The community will have the opportunity to engage their senses of sight, smell and sound as they meet the artists, enjoy the renderings of talented musicians and sample delectable treats. Original paintings by the Rice Estate residents will be displayed as part of the show. A Magical Night in the City of Lights offers the perfect opportunity to purchase unique gifts for birthdays and those summer weddings. Come enjoy an enchanting evening filled with artwork, music and culinary delights!

Located at 100 Finley Road in northeast Columbia, Rice Estate, a ministry of Lutheran Homes of South Carolina, offers a full service retirement community with a wealth of life enrichment activities and people to enjoy them with.

Why your audience will be interested in this story:

• Local artists will have their pieces on display.

• Showcases the artistic talents of Rice Estate residents.

• A great opportunity to promote services available to older adults in our community.

• A fun, free, community event in the northeast that appeals to a wide audience.

For more information or directions: Denise Fellers Hudson at 691-5724, e-mail outreach@riceestate.org or the Rice Estate's main number at 691-5720.