Leftbank Annex is at 101 North Weidler St. Portland, OR 97227
Entry for the Gala will be from N Vancouver Ave.
Leftbank Annex does not have parking for gala guests. However, we have reserved the East Garage at the Rose Quarter across the street. Parking will cost $5 which can be paid with cash or credit card. A map to the parking garage is included below. We encourage guests to take public transit (MAX or bus) to the Rose Quarter Transit Center, or to take a cab, Uber, or Lyft.
Why yes you can! If you are a first time Uber user you can get your first ride for free up to $20. Just use the code 503.
5:30pm- Cocktails, passed hors d’oeuvres, and the silent auction. We’ve got awesome auction items, a wine wall, and the opportunity to purchase golden tickets, so you don’t want to miss it!
6:45pm-Guests will be seated for dinner
9:00pm-Karaoke- check to see if your favorite song is on Karaoke From Hell's playlist! Click here.
Hosted Bar Specialty Cocktails from Merit Badge:
Desert Cosmos: vodka, orange liqueur, lime, cranberry sage
Snowmiser: bourbon, allspice dram, fresh lemon, sour cherry
Appetizers from Pearl Catering:
Roasted Red Pepper & Caper Bruschetta
roasted red peppers mixed with capers served on toasted baguette
Gorgonzola & Toasted Walnut Filled Endive Petals
with clover honey drizzle
Roasted Butternut Squash Soup Shots with creme fraiche
Dinner from Pearl Catering:
Iceberg wedge with crisp bacon, vine-ripe tomatoes, Oregon blue cheese crumbles, blue cheese and balsamic dressing
Artisan bread with whipped butter
Brisket-slow roasted Snake River Farms brisket
Grilled Chinook Salmon with champagne beurre blanc
Champagne Chicken sauteed breast of chicken in champagne tarragon cream with shallots
Butternut Squash Ravioli with sage butter sauce
Roasted Red Potatoes with Rosemary and Sea Salt
Wood Grilled Seasonal Vegetables
Dessert from Morgan Street Theater:
DIY Mud Pie: lemon buttermilk ice cream, white chocolate shell, corn cookie crumble and blueberry sauce
Dinner will be served family style, so there will be delicious options for meat eaters, those with wheat allergies and aversions, and vegetarians. If you are vegan, please notify firstname.lastname@example.org if you have not already done so.
Harper's Playground is excited to be using Greater Giving's event night solutions to manage all aspects of our event. When you arrive, you will be able to swipe a credit card to be associated with your "account" on event night. All purchases you make will be made with your bidder number (348, 406, etc) which you will receive at check-in. At the end of the evening, if you do not wish to change the method of payment for purchases made, your credit card on file will be charged.
Dress Code: Playfully Dressy!
Our work is play. We like people to be comfortable. But this is a gala, after all. So, wear something dressy but feel free to have fun with it. We promise you will fit in no matter what you wear!
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