Please Join Us For Cocktails in Character 2013

AN EVENING BENEFITING LITERACY NEW YORK BUFFALO-NIAGARA, FEATURING
Hors d’oeuvres, carving and pasta stations • Cash bar • Live Entertainment • Basket Raffle and Silent Auction • Judged Costume Contest

Literacy New York Buffalo-Niagara, Inc. (formerly Literacy Volunteers of Buffalo & Erie County and Literacy Volunteers of Niagara County) is pleased to announce the details of its annual fundraiser, Cocktails In Character.

The event will take place on Wednesday October 30th, 2013, from 6:00-8:30pm at Marquis Ballroom @ Hotel Lafayette. We hope you can join us at this epic event, which benefits adult and children’s literacy programming in Western New York.

A VIP Reception will be held from 5:30-6:30pm in the Crystal Room. Tickets are $100 and include passed hors d’oeuvres, premium open bar, live entertainment, and tours of the Lafayette Hotel. In addition, Timothy Bohen, author of Against the Grain, will be on hand and each guest will receive a complimentary signed copy.

The Cocktails In Character Main Event will offer guests live entertainment, carving stations, complimentary desserts from KupKate’s, and a cash bar. Patrons will also be dazzled by countless raffle baskets and silent auction items, as in previous years.

Attendees are also encouraged to dress as their favorite book character, as there will be a judged costume contest, including plenty of fun prizes!

Main Event Tickets are $40 before October 11th, $50 on October 12th through the day of the event.

Purchase your tickets today! Click here for more ticket information.

We invite you to participate on this special evening and join us as we fight illiteracy in Western New York. With your kind support, we are able to further our vital mission and increase adult and children’s literacy programming in Erie and Niagara Counties.

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