Welcome to the first brunch of Crape Myrtle Festival's 38th year! Join us as we celebrate the birthdays of 2 people that have done so much for our organization, Michelle Warren and Vivian Vaughn. We've also invited a few good friends to the party, Dana St. James, Lauren Scott and Emceeing is Ebony Summers!
The celebration is August 20th with doors opening at 11:30a and show beginning at 12:15p. Make sure to get your tickets early! $20 includes your ticket and brunch.
We'd like to thank this month's sponsor, Dan Woodard with Woodard Mortgage Group.
CMF37 Grand Gala
Saturday, July 29th @ the Contemporary Art Museum - Raleigh
409 W Martin St, Raleigh NC 27603
"A Little Party Never Killed Nobody!" Join us for a roaring good time at the 2017 Crape Myrtle Festival Grand Gala on Saturday, July 29th from 7pm to midnight at the Contemporary Art Museum in downtown Raleigh.
Get into the excitement and wear your best Gatsby/Flapper/1920's period costume as they are encouraged! Cash bar available with 20's inspired cocktails, live music and complimentary hors d'oeuvres. Reunite with friends, "come home" to Raleigh, have fun and support our community! Advance rate tickets of $40 are available through July 28th, $50 after and can be purchased through the ticketing link provided.
OUR MISSION: To encourage and promote the development of services for persons with AIDS and/or HIV infection, additionally, to raise money to provide financial assistance, outreach and education to realized needs within the local gay and lesbian community. To encourage the growth and healthy diversity, creativity and communication within the gay and lesbian community and to honor these accomplishments through Grand Celebration.
CMF Presents the Miss Gay North Carolina America Review Drag Brunch. These ladies have shown and continue to show the world the true meaning of being a Symbol of Excellence. Join us for memorable show with the combined talents of former MGNCA's including, Jamie Monroe - 1988, Kirby Kolby - 1996, Coti Collins - 2007, Vivian Vaughn - 2015, Chloe Cassidy - 2016.
Come out and support the last Drag Brunch for CMF37 and help us go out with a BANG!
We'd like to thank this month's sponsor, Daniel Portee with Nationwide Insurance. Nationwide is on your side.
Join us for a night of fun and fashion with our Local Celebrity Auction and Fashion Show on June 3rd at Burning Coal Theatre in downtown Raleigh starting at 6:30 pm, sponsored by Belk, to raise money for a great cause! You’ll be able to bid on some of your favorite local celebrities who make an impact within our communities. Make sure to bring your checkbooks, cash, or credit cards because we’ll take them all! Entry to this event is $10, a cash bar is available, and light hors d'oeuvres will be provided by the fantastic Chef Gregory Hamm.
Want to buy tickets now? Follow the link in this invite! Ebony Summers will be your host and auctioneer for the event. Here are some of the local celebs that are up for auction ... James Miller, Lee Storrow, Jaci Field, Kelly Spaulding, Max Lord, Alex Delaney, David Michael Small, Patty Van Wyck, and more! Thanks again to Belk for supplying the hottest looks to make our celebrities stand out!
READY, SET, BID!