Sunset Soirée - A Bridge to Clean Water

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Ozark, Missouri | Finley River Bridge

intersection of W. McCracken & N. 4th St.

Ozark, MO 65721

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Second Annual Sunset Soirée Event and Fundraiser

100% of event proceeds benefit the James River Basin Partnership’s ongoing mission of water quality in the Ozarks through programs, community outreach, education, research, recreation, and river clean-ups.

With your ticket, enjoy:

  • Picturesque views
  • Hors d'oeuvres, seasonal ingredients sourced from local producers compliments of Gilardi's Ristorante
  • Craft beer & a specialty mixed drink, compliments of Springfield Brewing Company
  • Silent auction items, including handmade canoe paddles, art pieces, certificates, and outdoor equipment
  • Plein air painting, artist Christie Snelson will capture the event on canvas with her final art included in the silent auction
  • Live Music, by Liz Moriondo
  • Mystery Whiskey & Wine Pull, take a chance at uncovering a high dollar bottle - but everyone goes home a winner!
  • "Lifetime Achievement Award" presentation, awarded to a longstanding JRBP volunteer, advisor, and water community advocate in celebration of JRBP's 20th Anniversary

Gilardi's Ristorante hors d'oeuvres menu

  • Deconstructed caprese salad
  • Savory pumpkin hummus
  • Antipasta skewers
  • Chicken kabobs
  • Brisket slider bar
  • Jalapeño cornbread with apple butter
  • Fruit & veggies with spiced seasonal dip
  • S'mores dessert dip
  • Cranberry cobbler

Connect and be a part of this beautiful fall gathering, surrounded by the Ozarks' most vital resource - our local water.

Come dressed in your finest fall attire for this outdoor event, Sunset Soirée; the second annual Bridge to Clean Water fundraiser benefitting the James River Basin Partnership's 501(c)3 mission.

Only 200 General Admission tickets are available. The fall foliage, flowing waters, and glow of autumn's twilight will make this a night-out to remember.

Experience picturesque views of the historic Ozark Mill and dam. While on the bridge overlooking the Finley River, wander or stop to enjoy the event at cocktail tables, select tables & chairs, or one of the comfy, river-viewing benches.

Note: Sunset Soirée is a 21+ event

Have a question?
Email Christa Gammon (JRBP Membership & Marketing Manager) at... ChristaGammon@MissouriState.edu

Thanks to Sunset Soirée sponsors for their contributions in support of
this event and JRBP's ongoing water quality mission in the Ozarks.

--- Title Silver ---

Bass Pro Shops

--- Presenting ---

Torgerson Design Partners

--- Supporting ---

Commercial Metals Company

Cochran Engineering

Sunbelt Environmental

Sac River Revenant

Springfield Brewing Company

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Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Age 21+ admitted to Sunset Soiree.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There will be street parking along 4th Street in Ozark, as well as grass field parking near the Ozark Mill. Signage will be present night of Sunset Soiree to help direct parking.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please reach out directly to Christa Gammon (James River Basin Partnership - Membership & Marketing Manager) at ChristaGammon@MissouriState.edu .

What's the refund policy?

Refunds will be issued up to 7 days prior to Sunset Soiree hosted on Saturday, September 30, 2017.

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Ozark, Missouri | Finley River Bridge

intersection of W. McCracken & N. 4th St.

Ozark, MO 65721

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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