Arts Biz Ball

CELEBRATING the Collaboration of Arts & Business
Benefiting the Cultural Alliance of Greater Washington
Honoring Anas “Andy” Shallal
Philanthropist, Artist, Proprietor, Bus Boys and Poets
Featuring The Herb Scott Trio
Arts BizBall
Thursday, May 6, 2010
Woolly Mammoth Theatre
641 D Street NW, DC
$55 CAGW Members
$95 Supporters
Reception includes buffet. Dress Business.
Purchase tickets at
For more information, including sponsorship information, contact

Garden Party at the French Embassy


WHAT: (details below)

$5 in advance, $10 at the door; Children (10 years old and under): Free

Food and beverages sold separately.


MORE INFORMATION: (under “Special Events”)

The finale of the three-day Washington, DC Street Performance Festival, made possible by the Kennedy Center and the French-American Cultural Foundation, will be held on the grounds of the Embassy of France – see more than 40 shows throughout the day! Performances will include acts by jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, comedians, escape artists, a speelpan orchestra, a unicyclist, a spectacular flea circus and much more.

Enjoy over 20 troupes from France, Canada and the U.S., amateur regional performers, live music and dancing. In addition, there will be live music, dancing and both children and adults will have the opportunity to participate in special workshops with the visiting “street performance” artists!

Relax at the terrace-style café, savor specialties from the grill, and enjoy pastries, crêpes, quiches, croissants, candied apples, coffee, bloody marys, beer, wine, mimosas and more! (food and beverages sold separately)

Don’t miss this fun-filled family day at the Embassy of France!

Rescue Me! Gala 2010

Saturday, April 24, 2010
Union Station
Washington, DC

7:00 PM ● VIP Reception
8:00 PM ● Gala
Dogs on leashes are welcome and encouraged to attend.

The Rescue Me Gala is The Washington Animal Rescue League’s largest fundraising event of the year.  This elegant cocktail reception brings more than 500 animal-loving individuals and companies, along with their canine friends, together at historic Union Station.  The 2010 Rescue Me Gala supports our efforts to promote the welfare of companion animals and assist the people who love them through animal rescue, rehabilitation, adoption and affordable veterinary care.  In addition to Gala tickets, top Gala sponsors will reach the League’s dedicated and diverse audiences through recognition in all facets of the League’s publications, event materials, and at the League facilities.

Individual Sponsorships and Tickets:

Purr…fect Companion – $2,500
Group Individual Ticket Package ● 10 for VIP Reception and Gala

Individual Tickets
Individual VIP Ticket – $250
Individual Ticket – $150 ($125 if purchased before March 31, 2010)

Order tickets online

Only attendees with VIP distinction will be eligible to attend the VIP Reception.

Corporate Sponsorship Levels:

Top Dog – $25,000
20 tickets for VIP Reception and Gala ● Premiere recognition in promotional materials, invitation, and event program journal

The Cat’s Meow – $10,000
15 tickets for VIP Reception and Gala ● Recognition in promotional materials, invitation, and event program journal

Dog’s Best Friend – $5,000
10 tickets for VIP Reception and Gala ● Recognition in promotional materials, invitation, and event program journal

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With your donation of $1,000 or more for gala tickets or gala sponsorship, you are entitled to honor or commemorate a loved one with an elegant plaque on the League’s lobby wall.