- Saturday May 18, 2013
- 6:00pm - 11:00pm
- 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria
- Scott Dell
- Group Hosting:
- Anna Maria Island Community Center
- Group Benefiting:
- At-risk children, teens, and families served by the Anna Maria Island Community Center
- Sharen Pittman
- Contact Phone:
- 778-1908, Ext. 9203
- Contact Email:
- Ticket Price:
Proceeds from the event benefit at-risk children, teens and families served by the Anna Maria Island Community Center by providing programs in a safe, wholesome environment where they can identify their talents, expand learning opportunities, develop new skills, get healthier and grow in character and confidence. The auction features the area's best live and silent auctions. Seated dining will be catered by Harry's Continental Kitchen. Open Bar, Fine wines, and Scrumptious Desserts will be provided. Black tie attire is preferred. Champagne reception begins at 6 p.m. $250 per person Pre-Affaire VIP Party at 5 p.m. includes: -Special Entertainment -Event VIP Seating -Private Auction Preview Event sponsorships are available. Please view our sponsorship level page to find out how you or business can become An Island Affaire Event Sponsor. Seating is limited. Reserve seats by May 10 by contacting Sharen Pittman at 778-1908, Ext. 9203 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
PHOTO GALLERY: Community Open House
On March 8, the community of Longboat Key was invited to attend an Open House showcasing all town departments and the services they provide. The morning included demonstrations, tours and opportunities to learn more about issues that affect the Key.
PHOTO GALLERY: Polo Under the Palms
With sunglasses and drinks in hand, attendees of the fourth Polo Under the Palms event March 8 at the Sarasota Polo Club grounds, enjoyed the sunshine and a polo match. Proceeds from food and drink sales benefited research, education and patient care programs at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, and the Center for Building Hope.
PHOTO GALLERY: Just Play Sports Fest
Attendees of the Just Play Sports Fest March 8, munched on snow cones, enjoyed a backyard tailgate party with live music from Gamble Creek, and spent the afternoon at Premier Sports Campus at Lakewood Ranch playing cornhole, and other games. The day began with a 5K run in the morning, and continued with a lacrosse tournament, which lasted throughout the day, in addition to the outdoor festival. Event coordinator Todd Herrick planned to charge event participates $10 for adults and $5 for children, but decided to waive the fees and promote the sale of raffle tickets for prizes. Proceeds from the sports-centered event benefited The V Foundation for Cancer Research.
PHOTO GALLERY: International Women's Day
Ladies in Sarasota and Manatee counties celebrated International Women's Day March 8, during a special luncheon at the Polo Grill and Bar in Lakewood Ranch.