EntreAmigos Announces Upcoming Lotería Fundraiser
Published Feb 8, 2012, 10:50am -
Renowned for hosting outrageously creative and inventive benefit events, Entreamigos will host their fourth annual Children’s Art Festival and Auction on Thursday, March 8 at their headquarters in San Pancho, Riviera Nayarit. The theme for this year’s event, Mexico’s iconic board game, Lotería.
The fundraiser will feature over 50 actors, musicians, animators and artists, all participating to completely re-invent Entreamigos’ spacious facilities and energize the evening. Several themed rooms will be set up, featuring great food, games and dancing, encouraging participants to explore and play with imagination. A silent auction of spectacular children’s art, along with donated items from local and regional businesses, will help raise funds for the organization.
Entreamigos is located in San Francisco, Riviera Nayarit (aka San Pancho), a beautiful beach community located about an hour north of Puerto Vallarta and just past the popular surf town of Sayulita. Entreamigos expects over 300 people to attend from all over Banderas Bay and is encouraging people to stay overnight to enjoy other great events taking place in town that weekend, such as the Friday night Art Walk and Saturday Night’s Polo game and show. To that effect, the organizers have partnered with local hotels, Hacienda San Pancho, Costa Azul and Cielo Rojo to offer great deals on two- and three-night stays.
Entreamigos is a 501(c)3 non-profit community education center that operates out of an impressive sustainably designed 16,000 square foot facility in San Pancho. The organization works to build bridges between cultures and community by creating educational opportunities for children and families. The center operates a library and computer center, supports 60 children in a scholarship program and is known for creating diverse and interesting educational opportunities for everyone. Please visit their website, www.entreamigos.org.mx.
Tickets cost $200 pesos for entry ($250 pesos the night of the event) and include coupons towards activities, food and drinks. There will be many, many great things to do so please bring your cash!! Credit cards accepted for art and auction purchases. For more information and hotel information, please contact Entreamigos at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (311) 258 4377.