The Wellness Community - Greater Miami and the Fontainebleau Miami Beach will celebrate the 8th Annual Heart & Star Gala with a Rat Pack-themed dinner party, musical performance by The Alex Donner Band, extravagant live auction emceed by CBS-TV’s chief weathercaster Lonnie Quinn and an after-party at the fêted Miami Beach nightclub LIV.
The evening will begin with a lavish cocktail reception on the Glimmer Balcony, overlooking the ocean and featuring hors d’oeuvre stations created by the Fontainebleau Miami Beach’s executive chef Sebastian Nohse. A silent auction of over 50 premier items will be donated by top hospitality, entertainment, fashion and luxury brands, including The Miami Heat, Sharp, Sony Ericsson, Romero Britto, Holland America Lines, Tiffany & Co., Costa Cruises, The Ritz-Carlton South Beach and The Forge, to name a few.
Following the cocktail reception, guests will be escorted into the Glimmer Ballroom, where executive chef Nohse will honor attendees with an indulgent three-course meal. The dinner gala will include tunes by New York’s own The Alex Donner Band, a special performance by Estonian model, actress and singer Eha Urbsalu and an action-packed live auction hosted by Lonnie Quinn, chief weathercaster on CBS’ weekday and weekend editions of “The Early Show” and Emmy award-winner for his work on “South Florida Today.” Miami’s top VIPs and philanthropists will be bidding on a series of luxurious items, including an exquisite transatlantic cruise on Cunard Line and a 2.5 carat diamond necklace from H & H Jewels.
Friday, March 13, 2009
Wellness Community Gala @ The Fontainebleau
Tickets are still available for the Wellness Community's Gala tomorrow night. Should be a fabulous event and it's for a great cause. Ticket info here. Here's info from the release: