Welcome to an enchanting evening of intrigue and suspense at the "Murder at the Grand Gatsby Speakeasy" fundraising gala! Get ready to step back in time to the roaring 1920s, where glamour, secrets, and a dastardly murder await. This immersive experience will transport you to the heart of a speakeasy during the era of flappers, jazz, and prohibition.
Get ready to immerse yourself in the world of glitz, glam, and suspense at the "Murder at the Grand Gatsby Speakeasy." Unearth secrets, follow clues, and enjoy an unforgettable evening of mystery and intrigue, all for a great cause.
By joining us, you're not just attending an event; you're becoming a vital part of our mission to make a difference in the lives of single parents and their children during the upcoming Thanksgiving and Holiday Season. Your support will enable us to offer help, hope, and healing when it's needed most.
Date & Time: Saturday, January 20, 6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Venue: The Grand Gatsby Speakeasy - Black Box at the Lewisville Grand Theater - 100 N. Charles St., Lewisville, TX 75057
Attire: Dress to impress in your finest 1920s attire. Think flapper dresses, sharp suits, feather boas, and fedora hats. Let your fashion transport you to the era of opulence and extravagance. You can be a cast member, or choose to watch as the mystery unfolds!
- 6:30 PM Arrival and Welcome Drinks and Socializing
- 7:00 PM Get your Appetizers and take your seats!
- 7:30 PM-8:30 PM: Opening Remarks and Act 1 - The Murder Unveiled
- 8:30 PM-9:30 PM: Get Your Main Course and Act 2 - Unraveling Clues
- 9:30 PM-10:30 PM: Dessert, Resolution and Prizes
- 10:30 PM-11:00 PM Recognitions and Closing Remarks
Welcome Drinks: As you arrive, be greeted with a signature cocktail from the prohibition era. Our bartenders will serve you a taste of the illicit excitement that defined the times.
Opening Remarks: The host will set the stage for the evening, introducing the setting and characters of our murder mystery.
Dinner and Socializing: Enjoy a lavish buffet-style dinner with a menu inspired by the culinary delights of the 1920s. Mingle with fellow guests, strike up conversations, and gather information from potential suspects.
Act 1 - The Murder Unveiled: A dramatic scene will unfold, revealing the shocking murder that has taken place within the speakeasy. Meet the characters, each with their motives and secrets, and witness the first clues being revealed.
Act 2 - Unraveling Clues: Teams will form to solve the mystery. Search for hidden clues, interrogate suspects, and piece together the puzzle. Uncover red herrings and secrets that could change the course of the investigation.
Resolution and Prizes: As the night comes to a close, gather to hear each team's findings and theories. The true story behind the murder will be revealed, along with recognition and prizes for the most astute detectives and best-dressed participants.
Games: Throughout the night, play games hosted by our special featured guests!!
Photobooth: Capture the memories with a vintage-style photobooth, complete with props that pay homage to the 1920s.
Charity Auction: Participate in a raffle and shop with our special jewelry crafter featuring unique items and experiences, with all proceeds going to the chosen cause.
We believe that every act of sponsorship, contribution, volunteerism, and participation, no matter how big or small, carries the power to transform lives. Your involvement in this event will directly impact families who have nowhere else to turn for essential assistance. Remember, no amount is too small; everything you do truly makes a difference.
Join us in creating a brighter future for those in need, and together, we can be the change our community deserves.
Thank you for your support!
We hope you enjoy being the most important part of the program!