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ANZACC Midwest Down Under Soiree

January 26 @ 7:00 pm - 12:00 am CST

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INVITATION
ANZACC Midwest presents the
2019 Down Under Soirée
Celebrating Australia Day & Waitangi Day
LondonHouse Chicago | Curio Collection by Hilton
85 East Wacker Drive, 3rd Floor, Chicago, IL, 60601
Saturday, January 26, 2019, 7:00pm – 12:00am

Register now!

The evening will begin with a cocktail reception followed by a seated, Australian-themed dinner courtesy of Fletcher International Exports Pty. Ltd and Rodinia Wines. It will include the Australia-US Midwest Awards for Outstanding Achievement presented by the Australian Consul General in Chicago, Peter Heyward, and a raffle draw featuring four roundtrip tickets to Australia or New Zealand courtesy of United Airlines and Air New Zealand benefiting Collaboraction. It will also showcase, a live performance by our special guests, Sir Taylor and the Example Setters, and dancing with Arlen Music Productions’ live band, Entourage.

 

Format:
  • 7:00pm to 8:00pm – Cocktail reception boasting a full top-shelf bar, passed hors d’oeuvres, photo opportunity with the Australian, New Zealand and US flags, and raffle ticket sales.
  • 8:00pm to 9:30pm – Seated, three-course, Australian-themed dinner featuring “Aussie Lamb” courtesy of Fletcher International Exports Pty. Ltd paired with a selection of Rodinia Wines and floral centerpieces by Flora Chicago, PLUS a live performance by our special guests, Sir Taylor and the Example Setters.
  • 9:30pm to 10:00pm The Australia-US Midwest Awards for Outstanding Achievement, presented by Australian Consul General, Peter Heyward, a raffle draw boasting four roundtrip tickets to Australia or New Zealand courtesy of United Airlines and Air New Zealand benefiting Collaboraction.
  • 10:00pm to 12:00am – Dancing with Arlen Music Productions’ live band, Entourage, business networking in the lounge, and a themed photo booth.
Attire:
  • Cocktail | Black Tie Optional
Sponsorship opportunities:  
Gold Sponsor – $10,000
  • 20 individual tickets to the cocktail reception
  • 20 gold table tickets to the seated, three-course, Australian and New Zealand-themed dinner and live entertainment
  • Logo prominently displayed at the event as well as in all pre- and post-event promotional material
  • 2019 ANZACC Midwest Gold Business Network Membership
Silver Sponsor – $5,000
  • 10 individual tickets to the cocktail reception
  • 10 silver table tickets to the seated, three-course, Australian and New Zealand-themed dinner and live entertainment
  • Logo prominently displayed at the event as well as in all pre- and post-event promotional material
  • 2019 ANZACC Midwest Silver Business Network Membership
Bronze Sponsor – $3,000
  • 5 individual tickets to the cocktail reception
  • 5 bronze table tickets to the seated, three-course, Australian and New Zealand-themed dinner and live entertainment
  • Logo prominently displayed at the event as well as in all pre- and post-event promotional material
  • 2019 ANZACC Midwest Bronze Business Network Membership
Individual tickets:
  • Individual (Member): $175 until Tuesday, January 22, 2019 or sold out
  • Individual (Non-Member): $200 until Tuesday, January 22, 2019 or sold out
Accommodation:
LondonHouse Chicago | Curio Collection by Hilton
At the corner of North Michigan Avenue and Wacker Drive, LondonHouse sits as one of the “Big Four” skyscrapers surrounding the Michigan Avenue bridge. To the north is the Chicago River and Magnificent Mile. To the east is the lakefront. To the south and west are the Chicago Loop and nearby Millennium Park, Art Institute, Merchandise Mart and the restaurants of West Randolph Street. When you start here, at the center of it all, you’ll find everything the city has to offer is just a short walk, bike, train or cab ride away. At LondonHouse Chicago, It Starts Here
ANZACC Midwest has negotiated a special event price for accommodation of $109/night++ for:
  • King Bed
  • Two Doubles
To make a reservation, please contact: 

reservations@londonhouse.com, +1 800 774 1500 or https://londonhousechicago.com

Discount code: “ANZACC” for email or telephone reservations or “ANZ” under Group Code for online reservations available Monday, December 3, 2018.  

Parking:
  • Overnight Valet – $71
  • Event Valet – $30
RSVP:
Escape the winter and experience Down Under with our Gold Sponsor, the Australian Consulate-General in Chicago, Silver Sponsors Nufarm, Sims Metal Management, TimeZoneOne, members, and friends.  Please click here to secure your spot by Tuesday, January 22, 2019. This event is proudly produced by OUR BIG SPLASH – MAKE IT HAPPEN!®.
ANZACC Midwest Down Under Soiree

Details

Date:
January 26
Time:
7:00 pm - 12:00 am