|Black Tie to Benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee County
BRADENTON, FL – On November 23rd, “Little Wishes, BIG DREAMS”, a black tie affair benefiting Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee County, will honor the 2013 Magnetic Men of Manatee County, featuring Mr. Carl Weeks, the recently retired president of Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee County. The evening will be highlighted by great food, world famous entertainment by Howl at the Moon, a diamond chance drawing courtesy of Suncoast Gems and unique silent and live auction items.
The event will take place at the new Manatee Performing Arts Center. A cocktail reception will kick off the evening at 6 PM, followed by the presentation of the 2013 Magnetic Men in the Theatre, hosted by Summer Smith of Bay News 9. The 2013 Magnetic Men were chosen for their personal achievements, community involvement and philanthropy.
After the Magnetic Men presentation, event-goers will enjoy to a fabulous dinner in the Ballroom, catered by Pier 22. Then, the exclamation point to the evening will be provided by Howl at the Moon, whose energetic entertainers will entice the guests to dance, sing and howl to the sound of their dueling pianos.
Tickets to “Little Wishes, BIG DREAMS” can be purchased for $150 per person and the attire is black tie. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 761-2582 or visit www.bgcmanatee.org/events.
Open the door and take a tour of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee County. The Clubs serve over 6,000 young people at seven locations (Daughtrey Elementary School, Orange Ridge-Bullock Elementary School, Harllee Middle School, Lincoln Memorial Middle School, Southeast High School and the DeSoto and Palmetto Clubs). For more information or to arrange a tour, call 761-2582 or visit www.bgcmanatee.org.