San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Tickets are no longer available online, but can be purchased at the door tonight. General public tickets are available for $50, DISD employees and Reading Partners tutors can purchase tickets for $10.
Parking is available at One Star Plaza, both valet and paid parking lots are available.
On February 26, 2014 Reading Partners will host the 2nd annual Dallas Celebrity Spelling Bee. The Bee combines corporate support, community engagement and media attention to fund Reading Partners’ literacy intervention program. The evening event features prominent local Dallas celebrities, including Mayor Mike Rawlings, corporate leaders and community members coming together for a fun night of competition and celebration!
Kristi Nelson, Host, NBC
Christine Allison, Judge, D Magazine
Mike Rawlings, Mayor of Dallas
Garrett Boone, Chairman Emeritus, The Container Store
Mina Chang, CEO & President of Linking the World
David Chard, Dean of Education, Southern Methodist University
Jenny Grumbles, Co-host of A&E's Storage Wars Texas
Kent Rathbun, Chef and Owner of Abacus
Samantha Riddle, Miss Texas International
Ben Scott, ABC's The Bachelorette
- 6:00 pm: Cocktail hour
- 7:00 pm: Opening remarks and introductions
- 7:00 - 8:30 pm: Spelling Bee
- Be sure to join us after the Spelling Bee for celebratory drinks and appetizers!
For more information please contact Kelly Bush at 469-999-7734 or Kelly.Bush@readingpartners.org.