Night For Museum Fundraiser

August 20, 2019

WEMBLEY, AB – Tickets for the always popular Philip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum fall fundraiser – A Night For the Museum – are on sale.

The venue’s premier fundraising event, on Saturday, Sept. 28, promises to be an evening of great entertainment as the museum and community celebrate with live music, exciting games, rare and unique auction items, imaginative food and drinks, and a few surprises!

Tickets and sponsorship information are available at dinoball@dinomusuem.ca. Cost is $150 per person. Attire is semi-formal. The event is at the Pomeroy Hotel & Conference Centre, beginning at 6 p.m.

“We’re excited to see the community join together for this fun occasion to benefit the Museum,” says Executive Director Linden Roberts. “We’re heading into the Museum’s fifth year, a nice milestone to mark, and this is a terrific way to support our work while having an enjoyable outing.”

There are also many sponsorship opportunities for the event.

Sponsorship Levels

Each sponsorship package includes a shout out on social media, your company/organization’s logo in the event’s program, on the monitors at the event, and in specific locations at the party, as well as a live mention during the night. Additional benefits are noted below.

Presenting sponsor – $15,000 • Includes eight tickets. Title sponsor of event receives a table reserved for eight guests, complete with a personal server.

Virtual Reality – $10,000 • Includes eight tickets. The sponsor at this level will have its logo featured in the immersive virtual reality area. It also includes a table reserved for eight guests, complete with a personal server.

Entertainment – $10,000 • Includes eight tickets. The sponsor at this level will have its name mentioned for the evening’s live music. It also includes a table reserved for eight guests, complete with a personal server.

Live and Silent Auction Area – $8,000 • Includes eight tickets and the company logo added to the live and silent auction area. A reserved table for eight guests, complete with a personal server, is included.

Adopt a Student – $5,000 • Includes eight tickets. This sponsorship makes it possible for a post-secondary student to gain valuable experience at the museum. This package includes a table reserved for eight guests, complete with a personal server.

Fun and Games Area – $5,000 • Includes eight tickets. The sponsor at this level will have its logo added to the games area. A table reserved for eight guests, complete with a personal server, is included.

Roomscape – $5,000 • Includes eight tickets. This supporter at this level will have its company mentioned as sponsor for the evening’s beautiful décor. The package includes a table reserved for eight guests, complete with a personal server.

Table Sponsor – $3,500 • Includes eight tickets. This sponsorship level enables a full table complete with a personal server reserved for yourself, your friends, or your company.

Help A Class of Hatchlings – $2,000 • Includes two tickets. This sponsorship package makes it possible for a rural community school to engage with the museum. The sponsor receives two tickets to the event.

Background

The Philip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum – a 41,000 square foot world-class facility named for Canada’s preeminent palaeontologist and highlighting the rich fossil resources of Northern Alberta – opened its doors to the public on September 26, 2015. It is Canada’s second devoted dinosaur museum, and is located 19 kilometres west of the City of Grande Prairie in the Town of Wembley.


Media enquiries may be directed to:

Brittany Westbury Events and Communications Co-ordinator Philip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum 780-882-5852 bwestbury@dinomuseum.ca

Linden Roberts Executive Director Philip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum 587-771-0662 lroberts@dinomuseum.ca

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