Miami Palmetto Class of '73 Reunion Weekend
NOVEMBER 1st - 3rd, 2013
The Palmetto Senior Class of 1973 is currently planning our 40th Reunion. The scheduled weekend is November 1st - 3rd, 2013. http://youtu.be/DjkMQnzkpk0
The final plans for the three day party include a welcome home happy hour at The Chart House Restaurant (51 Chart House Drive) - in Coconut Grove on Friday night. Happy Hour 4:30 - 7:00 (really reasonable drinks & food) and will continue well past the happy hour. This event is not included in your Reunion cost so we are on our own. Get together with your friends and make it a great night!
On Saturday, take advantage of all Miami has to offer, such as golf, tennis, shopping or just hanging in the Grove with your old friends!
The main event will be held on Saturday night, November 2nd (6:30 - 11:30 PM) at the Grove View Terrace of the Sonesta Bayfront Hotel in Coconut Grove. Festivities will begin with cocktails at 6:30pm and continue on until 11:30 with the band Black Star performing hits from our decade and more! We will delight you with an amazing Movable Florida Feast consisting of various delicious food which will be passed by servers throughout the party along with a variety of food stations. (Included in the dinner only fee: Dinner, Band, Rum/Tequila Bar and Reunion program.)
Please note: all venues are within walking distance in the Grove, or by pedi-cab, cab or your own car. Parking at the Sonesta is $23.00 per night.
On Sunday, November 3rd, (11:00 AM - 3:00 PM) a picnic on the bay at the Barnacle State Park has been planned with lunch catered by Shorty's. (Included in the picnic fee: Catered Lunch by Shorty's, Park entrance Fee) We will also be offering some vegetarian alternatives from the delicious cafe "Daily Bread".
The classes of 1972 and 1974 -- as well as all Palmetto graduates and friends have been invited to join the party too. The more the merrier!
Check the Facebook page for further information on discounted rooms at the Sonesta and other hotels close by. We will need reservations upfront from you before adding any more rooms to the block. Currently our 15 room block is for 15 rooms so get your call in to the hotel. We can add more space, but only if needed.
Visit Facebook and plug in Miami Palmetto High '73 Reunion for all your updated information! Go Panthers!
Alice and Friends can't wait to see you there!
Please complete the following and email to: Julie.firstname.lastname@example.org
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Parking can be expensive in the Grove no matter where you park. Might be cheaper to cab it there on Friday and get picked up on Sunday. Parking at the Sonesta hotel is $23.00 per night.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No. Tickets will be held at the door.
What is the refund policy?
No refunds. Your money will then become a donation or you can transfer your ticket to another Miami Palmetto Alum. Responsibility falls on your part for making sure that we have the new person's name on our manual list at the door. Once your charge has gone through we can not change the reservation on line.
ON LINE REGISTRATION CLOSES OCTOBER 18th @ 5:00 PM. Tickets increase to $200.00 for (Dinner and Picnic) after October 18th, 2013 5:00 PM and will be sold at the door.
Rum Bar - $500.00
Vodka Bar - $500.00
Cocktail Bar - $2,500.00
Sunday BBQ - $1,000.00
Band - $1,000.00
*We would prefer Underwriting be handled by check only. Your check will become your receipt. Mark under memo line: Donation to MPSH Reunion. All net proceeds benefit the Principal's Fund at Miami Palmetto to be used where urgently needed and agreed upon by the Reunion Committee.
Please email Julie Hallin Congi at email@example.com with your underwriting choice or if you plan on paying for the reunion by check and I will forward the proper address for mailing your donation. Make check payable to Miami Palmetto Sr. High Reunion '73
Please pass along this information to all of your Palmetto Alumni friends. The more information and word we get out about our re-union the bigger and better it will be!
Sonesta Bayfront Hotel - Coconut Grove
2889 McFarlane Road
Miami Palmetto '73 Reunion Committee
Questions? Contact Julie Hallin Congi at firstname.lastname@example.org Or go to our web page at www.palmetto73.org/40reunion