1 - 3 pm - Meal & Beverage Pick-Up Via Drive-Thru at the John S. Knight Center
4:50 pm - Access The Virtual Event Via A Link In Your Registration Confirmation Email
5 pm - The Virtual Event Program Stars And The Silent Auctions Opens - Eat, Drink, & Bid!
Welcome By William J. Price, Gala & Scholarship Committee Chair
Our Expert Mixologist Will Guide You In Making The Perfect Beverage
Experience The "WOW Factor" With Chris Anthony Magician & Mentalist
Foundation Year In Review By The Hon. Tammy O'Brien, Akron Bar Foundation President
Sponsor Recognition by Hamilton DeSaussure, Jr., Akron Bar Association President
Messages From Scholarship Recipients
Silent Auctions With Welcome By William J. Price, Gala & Scholarship Committee Chair
7 pm - Silent Auctions Closes
Meal Pick-up Location
On Sat., Feb. 6, 2021, between 1- 3 pm, meals are available for pick-up, utilizing the John S. Knight Center's Broadway Street side. Signs shall designate the pick-up area. For your convenience and safety, please do not leave your vehicle. Arrive at the pick-up area, give your name to a Gala Ambassador, and we will deliver your meal with heating instructions to your vehicle. We follow all COVID-19 related regulations or mandates from State or Local Authorities to ensure your and our safety.
Tillamook aged cheddar wedge with assorted roasted nuts and table grapes
Field Greens with apples, dried cherries, candied pecans, and dressed with White French Dressing
Selection (1) Red Wine Braised Beef Short Rib
Selection (2) Parmesan Breast of Chicken with Red Pepper Cream Sauce
Selection (3) Heart of Palm Cakes with Lemon Butter Sauce
All Entrees are served with baby carrots with goat cheese and honey dauphine scalloped potatoes
Flourless Chocolate Torte with strawberry compote and whipped cream
Gala Diamond Sponsor $5,000
Special recognition; 20 tickets; a bottle of wine with each meal; one (1) full-page color ad; event signage; and your logo on Akron Bar’s event page.
Gala Platinum Sponsor $2,500
Special recognition; ten tickets; one (1) half-page color ad; event signage; and your logo on Akron Bar’s event page.
Gala Gold Sponsor $2,000
Special recognition; eight (8) tickets; one (1) half-page color ad; event signage; and your logo on Akron Bar’s event page.
Gala Silver Sponsor $1,250
Special recognition; four (4) tickets; one (1) half-page color ad; event signage; and your logo on Akron Bar’s event page.
Event Sponsor $500