Last year’s event brought out women and men in their best hats and ties in support of local artists. This year’s Hats, Ties and Tea features the work of local artists, Crystal Bacchus, Dr. Art Bacon, Caron Bowman, Tracy Guiteau, Gillian Wright and Essie Owens.

The tickets cost $45 per person, $450 for a table of 10 and is tax deductible. The event is scheduled for May 14 from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Bear Lakes Country Club, 1901 Village Blvd., West Palm Beach. For more information, call Josephine Mulcahy at 561-306-5838 or via email,