benefit-events

Classic Cars & Concerts


RSVP DATE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23rd

We may be able to accomodate a few additional tickets.
Please contact Lucy Bloise at lbloise@allentownsymphony.org to check on availability.


Join us for a one-of-a-kind drive-in experience!

October 1, 2020 (Rain date October 2, 2020)

Wine, Cheese & Chatter is on “pause” due to the current COVID environment. Instead we have planned this very special fundraising event to support the 2021 Symphony Ball.
Bring your friends . . . gentlemen are welcome too!

It's time to get out of the house and have some FUN!!

• Enjoy classic hors d’oeuvres, mocktail, and dessert sampling.
   You are welcome to bring bottled water, however, no other food or beverages are permitted.
   "Grab & Go" hors d'oeuvres choices are:
  1. MEAT LOVERS includes beef tips w/blue cheese demi-glaze, chicken tenders w/thai chili sauce, and BBQ brisket slider
  2. GLUTEN FREE includes salmon noisette w/horseradish apricot glaze, chicken brochett (skewered chicken w/ pineapple, pepper, onions, terryaki glaze), and spinach stuffed mushrooms
  3. VEGETARIAN includes spinach stuffed mushrooms, potato skins with cheddar cheese and chives, and artichoke spinach dip with baguettes

• Admire the classic cars on display

• Watch a special program featuring our ASO with excerpts of concerts, talks with musicians, Diane's interviews with guest artists and more!

All this plus a chance to win a beautiful ladies or mens ring donated by Northampton Jewelry!


LADIES RING Value: $1,300
14k gold band with two-tone blue and white diamonds
Size 6 (can be resized)


MENS RING Value:$1,375
14k white gold ring with aquamarine and diamonds
Size 10.25 (can be resized)


Admission gate opens at 6pm (Classic cars available for viewing from 6-6:40pm)
Program 6:45-7:45pm (Once the program starts, we ask that you remain in your car for the duration of the program)


Attendance is limited to the first 150 people.
Event tickets are $50 per person
Jewelry raffle tickets are $25 each or 3 for $50
Event tickets & raffle tickets will NOT be sold that night.
All tickets must be purchased in advance online.
Last date to order tickets has been extended to September 23.
We may be able to accomodate a few additional tickets.
Please contact Lucy Bloise at lbloise@allentownsymphony.org to check on availability.

If you cannot attend the event, you may still purchase raffle tickets or make a monetary contribution.


COVID-19 RULES FOR ATTENDEES


CLICK HERE for a printable copy of these guidelines



FOR THE SAFETY of all concerned and with respect for the generous support of The NB Center, we are asking for your assistance with the following:
•    Please read and follow all COVID-19 guideline signs and notices on The NB Center property.
•     Guests must wear a protective face mask when outside their vehicle for any reason.
•     Guests are encouraged to remain in their vehicles at all times. When away from their vehicles, guests must adhere to the social distancing guideline of 6 feet physical distance from others.
•     When visiting the restrooms, guests must wear a protective face mask. The number of guests in the restrooms at one time will be limited. Those who need assistance may be accompanied to the restrooms.
•     It is up to you if you wish to sit in your vehicle facing the screen or on chairs directly in front of your vehicle, but not beside it. Chairs must remain within designated areas.
•     If you or your family are sick, has symptoms, or think you may have been exposed to someone that has contracted COVID-19, please stay home!
•     Guests who do not follow these rules will be asked to depart from the center.

REGISTRATION
•     There is a limit on the number of vehicles and guests. Therefore, you must have a reserved spot for admittance. No tickets will be offered at the door. Please register as instructed  in the invitation.
•     You must have a signed COVID-19 waiver signed the morning of the event by every person in a vehicle, to confirm your health status for the day you will be at the center. No one will be admitted without this form.  No exceptions.


ONSITE INSTRUCTIONS
•     Gate opens at 6:00 pm for parking until 6:45 pm. Program will begin at 6:45 pm.
•     Guests will move through the property in their cars until they are parked for the drive-in program.
•     Upon arrival, you will be greeted by a masked attendant. Please be prepared to wear a mask.
•     Once you’ve entered the facility, you will be directed to a lane and drive down the hill to registration where you will be checked in by a masked attendant. Please be prepared to wear a mask to provide your name and signed COVID-19 waivers.
•     Food and beverage pick-up will be the next stop under the front portico of the Lodge and handled by masked attendants. Please be prepared to wear a mask.
•     Follow directions to back lawn parking for the drive-in program; guests must follow the parking directions provided by The NB Center staff. You will exit the same exact way you entered the parking area when directed by The NB Center staff to depart.
•     Restrooms at the Lodge will be available, and guests must follow COVID-19 rules; the rest of the Lodge will be closed to ASA staff and guests.
•     Guests should use the bag received with their food and beverage to pack their garbage in and take with them when they depart the center.

PARKING INSTRUCTIONS
•     Guests must follow the parking directions provided by The NB Center staff.
•     Guests may not park within 10 feet of another vehicle.
•     No saving spaces. All parking is first come, first served.
•     No lawn chairs beside vehicles. They must be in front of your car.
•     Guests can have vehicle windows down to hear drive-in program sound, which will be projected from speakers on the back lawn and around the property.
•     Guests will be directed when to depart by The NB Center staff. Guests will exit the same way as they came in.

Important note: If you or someone in your party is sick, has symptoms, or think they have been exposed to someone that has contracted COVID-19, please stay home.

Contact Lucy Bloise with any questions at lbloise@allentownsymphony.org
or call Elaine Whalen at 610-351-9423.


SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS!


    

   

 


 

SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR CLASSIC CARS & CONCERTS EVENT COMMITTEE MEMBERS!

Lucy Bloise, Christina Gaeta, Carol, Koenig, Carol Osborn, Sharon Schenkel, Lynda Somach, and Elaine Whalen