Reception & AUCTION PREVIEW ~ 2nd Annual WMNF Peace Awards (Early Entry)
Saturday Aug 28 9:00PM
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The Straz Center (formerly Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center)
The reservation deadline has past ~ Dinner may not be available on the day of the event, without previous registration ~ ALL TICKETS WILL BE HELD inside the Ruth Silbiger LOBBY, not at the venue's will-call...
Tonight will be a very special evening!
The WMNF Peace Awards are designed to honor those who have made great strides and efforts in the areas of human rights, social and economic justice, the environment and non-violence.
Amy Goodman of Democracy Now! will serve as the keynote speaker, and WMNF's Rob Lorei will be the evening's emcee. Additionally, we're thrilled Eliza Gilkyson will make an appearance and perform for a half-hour. All this and dinner, too!
The WMNF Peace Awards Saturday, August 28, 2009 6-9pm ~ Maestro's will cater the event, which is to be held at the Straz Center (formerly Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center), 1010 North W.C. MacInnes Place Tampa, Florida 33602.
The festivites will be in the Ruth Silbiger Lobby, inside the Carol Morsani Hall at the David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts
The VIP Early Reception entry is at 5pm ~ These tickets are $100 & include libations & appetizers ~ Please, BE SURE to purchase the correct ones, the 6pm entry tickets are available on the next event posting down.
The general dinner and awards ceremony event is a $60 ticket, with regular entry beginning at 6pm.
The purchase of this ticket allows the bearer to meet Eliza Gilkyson, our special musical guest performer, and Amy Goodman, host of Democracy Now! and WMNF personalities & supporters.
You may place a note in the comment section or you will be contacted for your meal preference. There are three dinner choices: Chicken Mojito over Sweet Mashed Potatoes with Seasonal Vegetables, or Vegetarian Napoleon with Cheese (Grilled Seasonal Vegetables layered with Fresh Herbs and Caramelized Shallots with Pesto Vinaigrette), or a vegan version of that (No Cheese)â€¦ All served with Homemade Focaccia Bread & Seasoned Butter, House Greens Salad w/choice of dressings & Chef's Selection Dessert