“A Vintage Affair for MS” raised over $90,000 to support the National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s programs and services that benefit more than 4,000 people living with MS in Louisiana.
The event took place in the Hyatt Regency Hotel’s Celestin Ballroom with entertainment from the Bucktown All-Stars and catering by the Hyatt Regency. Libations included liquor sponsored by the Goldring Family Foundation, wine from Constellation Brands and beer provided by Southern Eagle.
Key auction items included two bottles of Bryant Family Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2008, a worn cleat from Drew Brees, a mixed media abstract painting from Max Ryan Studio and New Orleans staycation packages from the Hyatt Regency, Omni Royal New Orleans, Hotel le Marais, Hotel Mazarin and 33 Bar and Steak.
An event highlight was a Wine Pull that included 200 bottles from wineries such as Cakebread Cellars, Decoy Wines, Duckhorn Vineyards, La Crema, Jordan Winery, Moises Vineyard & Wines and Schug Winery.
Colby Wench provided the Mission Moment, and Ana Eller, Ashley Kostmayer, David Shulman and John Waggenspack Co-Chaired the event.
EVENT AT A GLANCE
What: “A Vintage Affair for MS” benefiting the National Multiple Sclerosis Society
When: Friday, November 21, 2014
Where: Hyatt Regency Hotel