Latrobe, Pa.— On Saturday, April 6th from 11:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., Latrobe Art Center welcomes the community to attend their Art of Fashion: Spring Fling fundraising event held at Latrobe Country Club.

Guests will enjoy an afternoon of fashion and fun featuring a New York-style fashion show highlighting regional and local fashion for men, women, and children, a sit-down luncheon, a curated shopping experience with participating boutiques, a basket raffle & 50/50, and a cash bar featuring a special event-themed cocktail menu.

The fashion show will begin at noon and will feature Spring collections by nine local boutiques including Betsy’s of Ligonier, C. Shoemaker Custom Clothier in Ligonier, Crossroads Boutique & Cattiva in Greensburg, Lapels: A Fine Men’s Clothier in Greensburg, My Honey Bee in Ligonier, Rose Style Shoppe in Latrobe, Simple Harmony in Greensburg, Tree House in Ligonier, and The Black Bunny Boutique in Ligonier.

“After a four-year hiatus, we are thrilled to be bringing back Art of Fashion to our community,” says Michael Tusay, Latrobe Art Center’s Executive Director. “The event not only supports and highlights other local businesses in Latrobe and surrounding communities but helps in raising funds to support the ongoing mission and operations of the Art Center.”

Event tickets are $75 per person and include lunch catered by the Latrobe Country Club. All proceeds will support the mission and operations of Latrobe Art Center.

Reservations are required by Friday, March 22nd. To register and learn more about Art of Fashion: Spring Fling, contact Latrobe Art Center at 724-537-7011 or visit

Latrobe Art Center’s Art of Fashion: Spring Fling is generously sponsored by Somerset Trust Company and additional community supporters.


Founded in 2002 by Mrs. Nancy Rogers Crozier (sister of Fred Rogers) and Mrs. Elizabeth Hazlett, Latrobe Art Center provides a welcoming atmosphere for adults and children of all skill levels to grow their artistic talents and interests. Located in the heart of downtown Latrobe, the Art Center offers a wide variety of classes, workshops, events, community gatherings and more to improve the quality of life in the area through the visual arts.

Latrobe Art Center’s galleries are open and free to the public Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Ricolita’s Café, located within the Center, is open Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Friday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. For more information, call 724.537.7011 or visit