St. Pete artists hold art and fashion show to support new pier
ST. PETERSBURG - Local artists are rallying around The Lens project, which the city has selected to replace the Inverted Pyramid pier, with an art and fashion show Thursday night. The New Pier in the City event is scheduled from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S., and will feature works from dozens of St. Petersburg artists. The free event, which is being organized by WOW Our Waterfront St. Pete, will include a fashion show featuring the work of local designers, local artwork available for purchase, a silent auction and a presentation about the new pier. Tickets are available at www.wowstpete.com.