Harvey Milk Day Celebration- San Francisco - Sunday, May 20, 2012
Sunday, May 20, 2012 from 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Harvey Milk Day Celebration & Fundraiser,
Sunday, May 20, 2012, Infusion Lounge, 4:00 - 7:30 PM
Mistress of Ceremonies, Donna Sachet and Host, Anne Kronenberg -- Milk Co-Founder, will entertain over a full house of guests at San Francisco’s Harvey Milk Day 2012 celebration at world-renowned Infusion Lounge, located at 124 Ellis Street (at Powell), San Francisco, CA 94102. A runway fashion show will feature the eye-popping designs of dozens of Bay Area fashion designers. All designs will make use of custom-printed Harvey-Milk-graphic fabric and will be judged by a panel of prominent San Francisco city officials, celebrities, and fashionistas. Prizes will be awarded in several categories, such as “Best Overall Design,” “Best Harvey Milk Legacy,” and “Best Use of Harvey Milk Graphic,” and "Crowd Favorite." Each of the designs (e.g., avant-garde, high fashion, sportswear, swimwear, evening wear) will be auctioned live from the runway to the highest bidder, with 100% of bids benefiting the Harvey B. Milk Foundation. The evening‘s festivities also will feature stirring, live vocal performances by members of the San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus, and DJ Golden Arms will be spinning all of the hits from Harvey's era. Only those over 21 years of age may be admitted.
$35 General-Admission tickets include: One complimentary cocktail, delicious hors’ d’oeuvres by Infusion Lounge; a breathtaking fashion show; hilarious entertainment by legendary M.C. Donna Sachet; beautiful vocal performances by members of the world-renowned San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus; speeches by event host and Milk Co-Founder,Anne Kronenberg; and an exciting fashion design competition between twenty-five San Francisco/Bay Area designers, judged by "Project Runway" alum, Christopher Colins and prominent fashionistas.
$75 V.I.P. tickets include: All of the above plus priority admission; front-row seating; red-carpet photo op.; admission to exclusive V.I.P. area, special signature cocktails and hors’ d’oeuvres; meet-and-greet with Anne Kronenberg & Stuart Milk; celebrity autographs; individual special thanks, live from the runway, by M.C. Donna Sachet; and real-value gift bags.
When & Where
Infusion Lounge/Runway Couturier, LLC
A Conde Nast Traveler "top-35 worldwide" nightclub, Infusion Lounge offers spectacular lighting, state-of-the-art sound, delicous food and tip-top-shelf cocktails. Known for it's diverse crowd of partygoers and vibrant community presence, Infusion Lounge lights up the night.
Runway Couturier - fashion-ONLY event production creates purist fashion events to the exclusion of all other types of gatherings. No weddings. No corporate events. Just fashion. www.RunwayCouturier.com; 415.385.5055