AIDS Walk Preview Event to Benefit Metro Detroit HIV/AIDS Agencies
As a preview to the 21st annual AIDS Walk Detroit, AIDS Walk is hosting its third annual fundraising event, “Step Inside the Box,” on Thursday, July 19, from 7 p.m.-10 p.m. at the Royal Oak Farmers Market, located at 316 E. 11 Mile Rd. in Royal Oak.
As a fundraising event benefitting HIV/AIDS organizations across metro Detroit, “Step Inside the Box” will feature a silent auction of custom-designed “shoe box art,” created exclusively for the Step Inside the Box auction and donated by local artists, businesses and supporters.
The event will also feature strolling gourmet appetizers, generously provided by local caterers: BlackFinn, D’Amato’s Restaurant, Holiday Market, Pizzeria Biga, Pronto!, The Rock on 3rd, Ye Old Saloon and more! As well as, a complementary wine and beer served.
This year’s silent auction will consist of 50 excited packages, including a pair of first class, round trip tickets to anywhere in Central America provided by Delta Air Lines; 2 one-night Motor City Casino luxury packages valued at $800 each; A cosmetics gift basket provided by MAC Cosmetics, valued at $250 and many more exciting items to bid on. Tickets are $50 in advance. A limited number of tickets will be available at the door (21 & over only).
Complimentary parking will be available on east side of Farmers Market.
To purchase tickets, contact the AIDS Walk Detroit offices at 248.399.9255 or stepinsidethebox.eventbrite.com.