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2014 Benefit of Culture

August 7, 6pm

Highland Brewing


Arrrrr, come aboard! LEAF is excited to announce our 4th annual FUNdraising event, Benefit of Culture: A Pirate Party Hullabaloo!
The LEAF team is on a Mission to Connect Cutures with this pirate themed evening of music, food, drinks, and fun.
All proceeds will benefit six youth arts education programs locally and globally. 

Patrons are encouraged dress in their swashbuckling best for the pirate costume contest, and enjoy live music by Sirius B and the “Swashbuckling Sea-Stars” – a secret surprise artist! In addition to LEAFy music there will be LEAF Schools & Streets Circus Performers led by Nina Ruffini, Easel Rider “Pirate Arts,” roving performing artists, and opportunities to win fabulous booty in the silent auction. VIP tickets will include a special champagne reception with performances by LEAF Schools & Streets Circus performers and bellydancer Claire Dima! Check her out here.
LEAF will debut an original short film featuring LEAF International Costa Rica.
Local HomeGrown EATS and a Highland Brewing BEER are included with ticket.
Ticket Information: 
Individual tickets are $35; kids under 10 are FREE!
Family tickets are $60, which includes two adult tickets and their children
VIP tickets are $75 per person
VIP includes a private reception at Highland Brewing starting at 5pm. Performances will occur throughout the reception and VIP gifts will be handed out upon arrival.
Tickets are now available to purchase through Highland Brewing Company!
Here's the link: Benefit of Culture Tickets!
Join the Facebook event by clicking here.


Supported by YOU

* LEAF | Schools & Streets Woodridge: Salsa Dance with Christine Garvin

* LEAF | Schools & Streets Burton Street: Hip-hop Dance with Lisa Zahiya 

* LEAF | Schools & Streets:  African and New Orleans Drum Line Rhythm & Dance with Imhotep
* LEAF International Mexico

* LEAF International Panama

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