Make-A-Wish Eastern North Carolina will host its 2017 Wish Ball presented by Power Home Technologies
at the Raleigh Convention Center on Saturday, April 22nd. Tickets can be purchased by visiting the chapter’s website at eastnc.wish.org.
“Experience the Magic of a Wish” will feature an emotional program highlighting several of the more than 3,300 children who have been granted wishes during the chapter’s 29-year history. Hosted by WRAL-TV anchor Lynda Loveland
and Fox Sports Carolinas TV and Web Host Mike Maniscalco
, the 2017 Wish Ball will portray a live television format enabling the audience to play an active role during the on-stage production.
The evening will include a cocktail party, silent and live auctions, a plated dinner and a lively after party. Showcased during the live auction is a series of exclusive items including an Ultimate UNC v. NC State football Rivalry package that features a behind the scenes tour of the David Glenn Show
; a New York City weekend getaway complete with tickets to Broadway’s hit new musical, Hamilton; and a private chef experience from 18 Seaboard that will be hosted at a local residence. Following the live auction, the Bailey Box Showcase presented by Bailey’s Fine Jewelry
will provide event attendees an opportunity to win a sterling silver 19mm starburst stud earrings with Hampton blue topaz center stones or a sterling silver 14mm buckle necklace with Pave diamonds each valued at more than $3,000.
2017 Wish Ball Ticket information is available by calling 919-821-7111 or visiting eastnc.wish.org.
WHAT: 2017 Wish Ball
WHERE: Raleigh Convention Center (500 S Salisbury Street, Raleigh, NC 27601)
WHEN: Saturday, April 22, 2017; 5 pm