BCE Virtual Fundraising Gala
BCE Presents: Pop Art 2.0, a Virtual Fundraising Gala
WHAT: Pop Art 2.0. Tickets are on sale now for BCE’s first ever virtual fundraising gala. Tickets are $50 per household and will include one door prize drawing ticket. Additional door prize drawing tickets can be purchased for $10 each.
WHEN: Saturday, March 20, 2021, 6:00pm - 7:00 pm
WHERE: Your preferred device: tablet, phone, or computer. You will receive a link with instructions on how to join the gala.
FOMO: Ticket sales will close by end of day, Friday, March 19. Don't miss out!
WHAT ELSE: Pre parties and door prize drawing. Details below!
Pre-Parties and Prize Drawing
PRE-PARTIES: Can’t wait to join the gala? Get started with one of our virtual pre-parties which start at 5:15pm or 5:30pm happening prior to the gala. You must purchase a main event ticket in order to purchase and attend a pre-party. Purchase your ticket during registration, but don't hesitate. There are limited spaces and most will close by Monday, March 15 so act fast!
Select from ONE of the following pre-parties:
Vine to Wine Virtual Wine Tasting | Party Captains Liz & Brian Anderson: Our very own Velvet48 in downtown Burlingame has partnered with BCE to offer a live wine tasting with two half-bottles of wine from their excellent selection. This party starts at 5:30pm on Saturday, March 20. Wines must be picked up from Velvet48 on Thursday, March 18 or Friday, March 19 during business hours 2:00-8:00pm. SOLD OUT
Party Like It’s 2019 with Barrelhouse | Party Captains Meghan & Jason Dunne and Anita Tandon & Sujit Chakravarthy: Barrelhouse is open and mixing up your favorite drinks again! Relive one of your favorite nights at the Barrel House by getting two pre-mixed cocktails to take home. Choose from Palomas or Moscow Mules. Your drinks also come with two delicious tomato basil empanadas. This party starts at 5:30pm on Saturday, March 20 and will not have an expert-led component but Party Captains Meghan & Jason Dunne or Anita Tandon & Sujit Chakravarthy are sure to get the parties started like it's 2019! Cocktail kits must be picked up from Barrelhouse on Saturday, March 20 from 2:00-4:00pm. CLOSED
Take Me to a Beach Party | Party Captains Kate & Mike Reed: Bring out the Hawaiian shirts and join your friends online for a half-hour that’s sure to make you happy and wishing you were on a tropical island. A mixologist will lead you in crafting a memorable Mai Tai with your Party Captains Kate and Mike Reed. Cocktail kits will be delivered to your front door prior to the event. Burlingame addresses preferred; anyone outside the area may pick up locally in Burlingame. This party starts at 5:30pm on Saturday, March 20. CLOSED
Raise Your Glass Cocktail Class | Party Captains Shannon & Tony Delucchi: If spirits are more your thing then you’ll love this cocktail-making virtual class with Mixologist Cory. During this 40-min class you will explore the application and versatility of Campari done two ways in these classic cocktails: The Negroni Algorithm and The Jungle Bird. COCKTAIL KIT IS NOT INCLUDED, but an ingredients list will be provided so that you can prepare for your class which starts at 5:15pm on Saturday, March 20. CLOSED
DOOR PRIZE: There will be a live door prize awarded during the one-hour event.
Dessert and Wine: Start the event with delicious treats for the whole family! Within the first five minutes of the main event our Auctioneer Ben Gonzalez will draw the winner and our BCE staff will be on their way to your Burlingame home to deliver your decadent desserts from Max's and cookies from Burlingame's own SugarDanny, as well as two bottles of wine. Enjoy a slice of Max's Ultimate Chocolate cake and a mini all American Apple Pie, as well as a dozen cookies from Burlingame's own SugarDanny. Your event ticket automatically comes with one prize drawing ticket for this item. Additional entries can be purchased for $10 per ticket. Winner must be in Burlingame.