Dinner on the Bricks 10th Anniversary

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2024 | 6:00 – 10:00 PM

THOMASVILLE CENTER FOR THE ARTS

 

Gather your friends, family, and co-workers to dine at the Thomasville Center for the Arts.

Design your tables and dress up in costumes to win the best of themed prizes, dance the night away with the Bay Kings Band, compete in our local celebrity bartenders’ fundraising contest for Vashti programs.

This video was recorded in 2023. We will update the information slides on the video soon.

Your participation in Dinner on the Bricks will help children and families in the care of Vashti find peace, healing, and renewal

mind, body & spirit

Dinner on the Bricks for The Vashti Center is a colorful evening that brings people together for food, music, and fun to raise awareness and support for the children and families we serve.

Event Information

Early Bird Pricing

Check out the early bird pricing and reserve your table before September 1st.

Tables

Your table will be set up with a white linen tablecloth and 8 chairs, everything else is up to you to decorate and dress up in your favorite costumes.

Awards

Awards will be presented to the best decorated tables and themed costume groups; our celebrity judges will choose the winners!

Entertainment

A live band, dinner, raffles and celebrity, local bartenders raising funds for the program they’re most passionate about will be part of this year’s 10th anniversary celebration.

We look forward to celebrating this special event with you.

Get Involved

Register to volunteer with us here.

 

UPDATE July 16, 2024 – Please note pricing and details are subject to change. Check back with us soon for more updates! 

Volunteer on the Event Committee

We need event volunteers to help make this event a success. Whether it’s a few hours of planning support you provide or the day of time you give, we welcome your help. Complete the form below to share more about how you’d like to participate with the Dinner on the Bricks 10th Anniversary Bash.

Dinner on the Bricks FAQs

What is the earliest time of arrival?
Access to the event area will not be permitted until 2:00 p.m. Table decorating begins at 2:00 p.m.
Can you park at the event?

Primary event parking is the Jackson St parking lot for the Center for the Arts. Parking is also available on Hansel and Washington St.

The Washington St parking lot for the Center for the Arts will be limited to volunteers and handicap parking only.

Is alcohol permitted?
Alcohol (please read carefully): Beginning at 6 p.m., beer and wine will be available for purchase at designated stations in the special event area. Patrons must first present ID at the registration table to receive a wristband and designated cup authorized by the City. Per City of Thomasville regulations for nonprofit special events, no alcohol may be brought into the event. “Brown bagging” of any kind is prohibited. No alcoholic beverage purchased within the event area shall be allowed to leave or be consumed outside the event area. Patrons are not permitted to purchase outside beer and wine and bring it inside the event area.
What can be used as decorations?

Anything! You are only limited by your imagination. That being said, decorations are limited to TABLE TOPS AND CHAIRS ONLY. There will be no room to expand outside this permitted area. Electric power may be provided to patrons for an additional fee.

Tents of any kind are not permitted. Removal or modification of the table provided for the event is prohibited. If you do not wish to use the tablecloth provided, please give it to a volunteer.

When does the judging begin? Is it required?

If you are competing in the table decoration contest, your table number must remain visible until judging is completed. Table decor must be complete by 6:00pm to qualify for judging.

And though we do encourage all Dinner on the Bricks attendees to come up with a theme for your table and have fun, you are free to do as little or as lot as you’d like. And entry into the contest is not required for enjoying Dinner on the Bricks.

What time will the event end?

The event will officially conclude at 9:30pm. All event volunteers have a great deal of work to accomplish in order to clean the event area. Please be respectful of the event end time and clear your items from the Center for the Arts no later than 10 pm.

Who is responsible for damages?

The Vashti Center and the Center for the Arts are not responsible for any property damaged, stolen, or left by attendees or caterers. Items unclaimed at the end of the evening will be kept at the Remur Young building on Vashti’s Thomasville campus and an announcement will be emailed for any items left behind to claim them for one week. At that time, we will donate those items if we do not hear back.

What about open flame?

Open flames and candles are not allowed due to the fire hazard, however battery operated lighting is permitted.

What if the event is cancelled?

Refunds will not be given. If the event is cancelled due to inclement weather, Vashti will reschedule the event at a later date.