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Celebrate Creativity! Fundraiser

  • ValleyArts 400 S. Jefferson St Orange, NJ 07050 (map)

Join us for an evening of creativity – live music, delicious food, and art - all from our local creative community!

When: Friday, September 14, 6:30-10pm
Where: In the ValleyArts courtyard
Tickets: $75 (includes food, open wine bar, and live music)
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Honoring Elliot Lee, Chairman of the HANDS Board of Directors, for his dedicated service to the Valley Arts District community.

Live music starts at 7pm:
7:00 – 7:30 PM Miguel “ITO” – Guitarist Singer Songwriter
7:45 -8:15 PM Jinmi Kim Project – Straight Ahead Jazz
8:30 – 9:00 PM Ife Basim Masterpieces - Storms Weathered Dramatic Reading
9:15 – 9:45 PM Zach Brock Live (Grammy Award Winning Violinist)

Food from 11 local food entrepreneurs: 
Food coordinated by our partners at Garden State Kitchen.

Aah Veggie Delights - Create your Own Vegan Tacos
Fairy Lunch Mother - Make a Monfongo Broth Bowl with your choice of topping
Chef Jesse Concepts, LLC - Shrimp & Grit Cakes to Order
Pristine Catering LLC- Nigerian Vegan Bean Balls & Meat Pies
B&C Soul Food Catering LLC
Jessica Alfreds Food
Rhythm N Food
Sweeta Boo's Cakery & Catering - Decorate (or just eat!) a cupcake
Kremeandkrumbs - Create your Own Ice Cream Sundae
Karen's Cookies
Three Daughters Bakery

We will also have a ribbon cutting for our newest outdoor art by local artist Sarah Langsam, a participatory art project, a mystery balloon raffle, and more!

Your ticket purchase supports our local creative community and ValleyArts creative programming for youth, artists, and entrepreneurs.

This event is generously sponsored by the Harvard Printing Apts. and HANDS New Jersey.

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Earlier Event: September 3
Bloom Where You're Planted