The 2014 Rain Barrel Ball is scheduled for Saturday, August 23rd at 6 pm at Century Center in downtown South Bend. Hosted by Honorary Co-Chairs, Melanie Smith-Guillaume and Alfred Guillaume, the festivities begin with a gourmet dinner of locally-sourced food, followed by an Original Art Rain Barrel Auction, and will conclude with a ballroom dance exhibition and dancing. Evening wear and garden gloves are recommended, but not required. Proceeds will support a rooftop garden on the Century Center. More information is available online at greeningthebend.org, where tables and tickets can be reserved.
Now added ... an After Party ...a late-night affair at the Century Center Discovery Ballroom following the Rain Barrel Ball to support the Sky Garden at the Century Center. From Saturday August 23rd at 10:00pm to 1:00am Sunday, August 24th, there will be dancing, a group ballroom dance lesson, raffle prizes, gourmet Mac 'n Cheese station and cash bar. Can't attend the Rain Barrel Ball but still want to come out to support the Sky Garden initiative? Here's more information about the RBB After Party!