Horn Havana Night 2017 Gala #horn2017gala is this Saturday, February 25th, 2017.
First of all, a HUGE Thank you to our Event Sponsors at the Presidente Level, The Family of Addison and Finn Garrow and at the Corona Level, The Griffin Family! Thank you!
THEME: Havana Night (Cuban-inspired)
LOCATION: The Parador, 2021 Binz Street Houston, TX 77004 (near 288)
ATTIRE: Cuban-inspired. Casual or fancy. Your choice. No need to run out and buy anything new. You can wear all white or one piece white and splash of color. Suggestions: For women- dresses (short or long), white pants or tops, and/or fedoras. For men- white pants, linen shirts, white tshirts and/or fedoras. Google images for “havana nights party attire” women or men and you will find lots of options.
FOOD and BEVERAGE: Catering by Cordua Catering, featuring a selection of muy delicioso passed hors d’oeuvres, an empanada station, ceviche station, a Cubana soup and taco station and desserts including Cordua’s famous tres leches and sticky toffee pudding that is Ah-May-Zing!!!
All tickets include an open bar (open 7pm-11pm). We will also have a selection of sodas, tea and water, as well as coffee served with dessert.
CHECK-IN for ticket holders begins at: 6:30pm (There will be tickets available for $130 a person at the door. However, if you are planning to purchase on the HornPTO page, last chance is Thursday by 5pm.) Note* Check in begins 30 minutes prior to gala start time of 7pm.
Beginning at 7pm, You will have the chance to begin bidding on silent Auction Items, Socials and Class Baskets while enjoying complimentary cocktails and hors d’oeuvres! You will want to Get there early, so you can already be checked in and you can be the first in the door at 7pm! There is often a rush to secure a spot at socials, in addition, there are some very hot items you will want to put your bid sticker on. There are no early entry bands this year. If you purchased a table, your table assignments will be in your Gala Packet at check in. There are additional tables in the main room and in the side room. These additional tables are not reserved and are first come first served.
Take some time to look over our Awesome Catalog before Saturday!
630pm Greer check in begins
7:00pm Doors open
7:00pm-8:30pm Silent Auction
7:00pm-11pm Open Bar
7:00pm-8pm passed appetizers
8:00pm additional dinner stations open
8:30pm SILENT AUCTION CLOSES including all socials, class baskets and big board
8:45pm LIVE AUCTION BEGINS. gift card frenzy, heads or tails, video, fund a need (technology, science (chickens!) and enrichment/culture, live auction items
9pm coffee and dessert stations open
930pm Check out
CHECK-OUT: Check out begins at 9:30pm.
For those choosing not to pick up their items, there will be a $35 service fee added to your final bill. Items not picked up after 2 weeks will be resold.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING:
Free Self Parking is available in the Parador Parking lot and additional parking is provided at the Chase Bank, across the street. However, we suggest ubering to the event as it is only 9 miles from the school (about a 10 minute drive without traffic).
Thank you again for your support of our school. We are looking forward to a wonderful evening at the Horn Havana Night 2017 Gala.
Horn 2017 Gala Committee #horn2017gala