Shrimpfest postponed until 2022; museum to hold virtual fundraiser instead

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ODESSA, Texas (Nexstar)- The Ellen Noel Art Museum has decided to postpone the 35th Annual Shrimpfest, citing safety concerns amid the pandemic.

Instead, they will be holding a virtual fundraiser featuring a silent auction and raffle.

As a non-profit organization, the museum relies on fundraisers like Shrimpfest to supplement donations and grants. All profits from the event help sustain community art programs and bring in new exhibits.

To purchase a raffle ticket, visit their website. Details on the silent auction are expected to be released soon.

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