Purple Affair for the Bear
Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 8:00 PM - Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 12:00 AM (CST)
Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation's Auxiliary Board invites you to walk the purple carpet and join us for the 2013 Purple Affair for the Bear at River East Art Center on Saturday, January 26, 2013. The 2013 event promises to be the best yet, and will feature an open bar including signature cocktails crafted with Beam spirits, as well as wine and beer courtesy of Argus and Haymarket Breweries.
Guests will enjoy an extraordinary sampling of food from local restaurants, including: Tavernita, Quay, Taco Joint, Bella Notte, Belvedere, ItaliAsia, Barn & Company and 437 Rush in addition to purple treats provided by Sugar Bliss. We are thrilled to present live music from Eric Selner and The Speculation, and the dancing will continue late into the night with the beats of dj Eric Javor.
Additionally, bid on artwork, sports memorabilia, jewelry, hotel stays and much, much more at the extensive silent auction. Following the party, head next door for special deals courtesy of Quay at the official after-party.
VIP Bear Tickets include access to a private VIP Section with whiskey and bourbon tasting stations from Beam, Inc., food pairings from Tavernita, special gifts and a private bar.
Don't forget to purchase your raffle ticket for a chance to win a seven night, eight day stay on The Island of Maui, with $1,000 to put towards airfare! Accomodations are provided by Sunsets In Paradise, and black out dates do apply. For your convenience, purchase your raffle tickets online before arriving at the event!
Purple cocktail attire or purple flair is encouraged. We hope you and your friends can join us for this amazing cause!
Online admission tickets and raffle tickets end at 3:00PM on Saturday, January 26. Tickets will be available at the venue beginning at 8:00PM.