Where: Oklahoma City Marriott.
Hosted by: Young Professionals Organization “Making Oklahoma City Beautiful.”
To Benefit: Oklahoma City Beautiful.
Buzz: Guests were given play money to buy poker chips to play blackjack, Texas Hold 'Em, roulette, three-card poker and slot machines. When the tables closed, poker chips were redeemed for tickets for the raffle packages of their choice. A variety of appetizers and drinks were served.
TASTE BUDS FRENZY
Event: Tour de Palate.
Where: National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum.
To Benefit: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
The Evening: Guests were served wines selected to complement food from 15 local restaurants and desserts from three of the city's bakeries and chocolate shops. Imported and local brews were featured in a beer garden. Guests also participated in live and silent auctions, a wine pull and a cake competition. Live music and dancing to the Kristen Stehr Band rounded out the evening.