New Britain Museum of American Art will have its 2013 ART Party of the Year, an annual black-tie gala to sell and admire artwork, on Saturday, May 4, starting at 6 p.m. Money raised will benefit the museum’s educational programming.

The event will feature artworks by many local artists, cocktails, live and silent auctions, fine dining and dancing.

This artwork is by Clinton Deckert of Southington. Other artists whose works will be for sale are Tom Yost, Maurice Sapiro and Sol LeWitt.

Details: lurim@nbmaa.org.