On Saturday, November 17th, 2012, please join us for our annual fundraiser event & 7th birthday party! The Abbey's birthday is always a grand time with interactive arts fun, live music* & performances, ComedySportz, silent auction, fantastic food, local & specialty drinks, and much more.
*New this year is a very special performance by many musicians from the Seattle community, joining together to show their support of Abbey Arts. We can't tell you who, but it's going to be amazing and the list keeps growing!
6:30-8:00pm PATRONS PARTY **New this year** $50+ suggested donation // Special appetizers, open bar, special performance, champagne toast, etc. Mingle with Abbey board & staff, artists, and other Seattle luminaries. Includes entry to the main party as well.
8:00pm ABBEY ARTS PARTY $20-30+ suggested donation // Apps & desserts, Beer/wine/cocktails at the cash/credit bar (+2 or more Ninkasi speciality beers included with entry!) See ticketing page for details.
THANKS TO OUR DONORS: Food donated by: Our caterers - Portage Bay Cafe, The Upper Crust Catering, and Madres Kitchen. Upper Fremont restaurants - Pecado Bueno, Via Tribunali
Beer donated by Ninkasi Brewing Wine donated by Chateau Ste. Michelle
Silent auction includes items such as: Golden ticket to The Triple Door Allen Stone tickets to the Paramount Theatre VIP CLUB Bryan John Appleby or Maldives/Moondoggies Tickets & hoodie from The Tractor Golden ticket to Columbia City Theatre Fantastic wine from Chateau Ste. Michelle and other unusual vineyards around the world (including some nice vintages!) Pecado Bueno gift certificate Anthropologie gift certificate Signed books from Book Larder ($100 value) Glass vase & bowl by local artist Painting by local artist Brent Holland Membership to The Round (1 year of entry and reserved seat at every show = $165+ value!) Dinner at new Fremont restaurant - "Ha!" Coffee/chocolate/more from Cafe Vita Raw Sauerkraut from Firefly Kitchens ($50 value!) YES! Magazine 1 year subscription & bag Signed copies of Warm Bodies book (Major motion picture out Feb 1, 2013) and the list goes on...
RSVP to Molly at firstname.lastname@example.org
ATTIRE is business/indie classy (ie. try to dress it up a bit, but nothing fancy required!)
All ages event
Photos & video from last year's big party including Mayor McGinn's surprise visit & speech! http://www.fremontabbey.org/birthday http://www.youtube.com/fremontabbey
// Support arts & community experiences for all ages & incomes around Seattle and at our home venue, Fremont Abbey Arts Center.
Exciting accomplishments this past year include the launch of ArtsConnect (free tickets for low income families & nonprofit workers), Superfoods cooking classes funded by a City grant, The Moth launches in Seattle, new events like Giant Living Room, sold out CATHEDRALS Concert with 800 people, The Youth Round, celebrating 90 months of The Round, Abbey stage & kids activities at Fremont Fair, Oktoberfest family village, a new artist development program, concerts in more spaces around Seattle, Tacoma began licensing our creative events, and much more.
Thanks to your support we had approximately 30,000 attendance at our all ages programs in 2011 and hope to increase that even more next year with your help. //
Fremont Abbey Arts Center (View)
4272 Fremont Ave North
Seattle, WA 98103