Discounted tickets available for Clemson’s ‘Passport to the Arts’

Clemson’s annual “Passport to the Arts” celebration is scheduled for March 6.

CLEMSON — Clemson University and the city of Clemson will host the popular and unique celebration of the arts with the signature town-gown event “Passport to the Arts” 6-9:30 p.m. March 6.

Tickets are available online at the discounted rate of $30 at until March 1. After that, the price goes to $40. The ticket price includes transportation, food, drink and entertainment.

Now, in its fifth year, the Passport to the Arts continues to be an exciting and popular event. Clemson University’s Center for Visual Arts-Lee Gallery and The Arts Center of Clemson present an evening of fine art, entertainers, live music, drinks and exceptional food showcased at four different locations.

Clemson Area Transit (CAT) offers transportation for the Passport to the Arts tour. All buses feature entertainment, making the ride to each venue a destination in itself. The locations this year include The Arts Center, the CAT bus facility, the Lee Gallery and Charles K. Cheezem OLLI Education Center in the Patrick Square Town Center.

Attendees will have the opportunity to view more than 200 works of art by more than 80 artists. Many of the pieces are on sale and being debuted for the first time in the four gallery venues.

Local sponsors for this year’s event include Carolina Real Estate, Clemson Area Transit, Clemson Downs, Forthill Dentistry, Morris Business, Patrick Square, Prosthodontics Issaqueena Pediatric Dentistry, Trehel, Wells Fargo and Wendy’s.

For more information about Passport to the Arts, visit, the Facebook page, To learn more about the visual arts in the area, contact Clemson University Lee Gallery Director, Denise Woodward-Detrich, or contact Arts Center of Clemson Director Tommye Hurst at