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Splendor: Enchantment at Sea

  • Venue
    Nadine McGuire Theatre and Dance PavilionVenue Information
    (352) 273-0500
    Nadine McGuire Theatre and Dance Pavilion Website
  • Date & Time
    • Sunday, March 13, 2016 5:00pm to 9:30pm

      More details coming soon!

  • Cost
    • $
      Multiple levels, see below for details
  • Description

    Click here to see the photos from this year's event!

    Event Details

    UF’s Friends of Music and Friends of Theatre + Dance are teaming up to host Splendor: Enchantment at Sea. Proceeds from the gala support scholarships as well as other programs that enable students to achieve academic, artistic and professional excellence. Last year, thanks to our sponsors and gala attendees, we raised more than $50,000 to support performing arts programs in the College of the Arts! We hope to exceed this figure this year, and we need your help to do so. 

    Highlights Include:

    -Silent auction featuring a variety of items, from artwork to entertainment to travel packages
    -A Keith Watson events production
    -Dinner catered by Blue Water Bay, Alachua Guitar Quartet to perform during dinner
    -Full-service bar
    -Gala concert featuring live jazz by the UF Jazz Band and one-of-a kind student performances in Constans Theatre
    -After party featuring Jacaré Brazil with dancing
    -Opportunity to expand your arts network

    Ticket Packages

    After Party: $40 per guest
    Join us at 6:30 p.m. for the gala entertainment and then dance the night away at the after party with Jacaré Brazil. Also enjoy the silent auction, cash bar and dessert.

    Dinner: $150 per guest or $250 per pair
    Enjoy all the benefits of the After Party package and more! Arrive at 5:00 p.m. for cocktails and a first access to the silent auction. "Dinner with the Dean" begins at 6:00 p.m. Valet parking, two drink tickets and all-night access to the Director's Lounge with additional bar service, seating, and entertainment. 

    Ticket Information 

    Please make checks payable to UF Foundation with "Splendor" in the memo. Mail your checks to:
    UF College of the Arts
    P.O. Box 115800
    Gainesville, FL 32611

    Click here to purchase ticket packages online!
    To learn more about Splendor, please contact our offices at 352-273-1465.

    Become a Sponsor

    See your name in lights! Becoming a sponsor is a great opportunity to show your support and market your business.

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    Read about sponsor benefits 
    Become a sponsor

    Donate to Our Silent Auction

    Be the talk of the town! Donate your unique item to the silent auction and promote your enterprise. 

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    Become a silent auction donor

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