2016 biddeford ball
Machinery & textiles made in Biddeford & Saco maine established a trademark gold standard recognized around the world. Today, new life rises in these historic mills. Experience it in Saco Mill #4 for a magical night where we will dance together to feed our future...
The 3rd Annual BIDDEFORD BALL charity benefit is scheduled for 7pm Saturday, June 18th, 2016. It will celebrate the beauty of contrasts and provide a rare view of an incredible open Mill floor constructed in 1880 before it transforms for our modern mixed use needs. Guests are invited to dress in shades of BLACK + TAN and enjoy a rockin' celebration of music, MAINE MAKERS, bakers, brewers, roasters, fine food and fashion.
Designer ROXI SUGER presents MAINE MADE products hot on the runway up close and personal grounded by LL BEAN boots. Dine on locally grown delights from fine chefs and taste the work of southern Maine's best craft roasters, brewers & distillers. Proceeds of this year's Biddeford Ball will be used to FEED OUR FUTURE & help prevent hunger in Maine. DJ BABYBLU, New York City's veteran of mashup will keep us groovin' and movin' all throughout the evening while we inspire each other to live, to give & to dance...
Proceeds will benefit Good Shepard Food Bank and their Mainers Feeding Mainers Harvest for Hope program in conjunction with Stone Soup and other Biddeford and Saco food pantries and programs. In addition to simply buying food your contributions will go to purchasing fresh organic produce from local farms to fill pantries of those in need with nutrition.
Tickets are $40 and are limited - Drinks and food are available at the event with purchases also benefitting others hungry + in need. The event includes a silent auction and additional entertainment.
VIP tickets are $100 and include a front row seat at the fashion show and goody bag. Reserved Tables are $100 and seat 6 people. Tickets must be purchased separately.
date: Saturday June 18th 2016
location: Saco Mill #4 is located on Factory Island - 120 Main Street, Saco Maine 04072.
time: 7pm - midnight
dress code: BLACK + TAN the BIDDEFORD BALL is a sweet opportunity to don your finest but formal attire is not required. guests are invited to dress in black and shades of tan to correspond with the theme for the evening. we are excited to see the range of tan which embraces everything from buttery creams to radiant golds, earthy browns, sandy souls and honeyed sun kissed tones...
convenient Free Parking available on site
thank you for your time and support
we hope to see you there!
we offer deep thanks to our wonderful sponsors and you!
SPECIAL THANKS TO:
DJ BabyBlu, Dan Capaldi, Rob & Andrea Duquette, Calluna Fine Flowers, Stem and Vine Floral, At Your Service Video Productions,
Maine Makers to be featured include Angelrox by Suger, Nuthatch by Four Twelve, LL Bean Boots, Chart Metalworks, Bowline, Old Pool, woodworkers, organic local food from Biscuits & Co., Sea Salt Lobster Co., Brews from Banded Horn & Barreled Souls, Sweets from local bakers, inspiration and installations by artists and woodworkers, craftsman & more lining up every day . . . .
Exact beneficiaries are being finalized for this year's event but will include a few of the following great organizations helping to ameliorate hunger in Maine & beyond. All wonderful causes to learn more about & support.
Good Shepard Food Bank of Maine gsfb.org
Farm to Pantry - Maine Feeding Mainers video
Stone Soup Food Pantry
We endlessly thank all those who helped make it so amazing...
Thank you for your sweet support!
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