THE GALA

Evening Highlights

February 17, 2018
Le Meridien Hotel
555 S. McDowell St., N. Tower
Charlotte, NC 28204

(The hotel is offering a special HRC rate of $149/night!  Click HERE to book or call 1-800-325-3535 and reference the HRC NC Dinner)

5:00PM Early Silent Auction Preview & Reception
Federal Club & Federal Club Council members

 

5:30PM Registration Opens
Silent Auction
Cocktail Reception

 

7:00PM Program
Dinner with complimentary wine

 

A preferred parking rate of $7 at the hotel will be provided for all gala attendees. 

Official HRC City Host Events:

Friday, February 16th

RISE UP Takeover

7pm-11pm

FREE to attend – Cash Bar provided

$5 parking voucher provided

DJ Little Betty

Le Méridien Hotel Lobby

555 South McDowell Street

 

Saturday, February 17th

RISE & RUN “Fun Run”

Front Runners

Meet Up at 9am

Free to run/walk

People’s Market at Dilworth

1315 East Boulevard

RISE & CELEBRATE

CJ’s of Le Méridien

90’s Music & Newer Dance Party

Immediately following the Gala until midnight.

Free to attend. Cash Bar provided.

Le Méridien Hotel

555 South McDowell Street

RISE & RELAX

Equality Lounge at Le Méridien

Reflect on the evening in a quieter environment

Immediately following the Gala until midnight.

Free to attend.  Cash Bar provided.

Le Méridien Hotel

555 South McDowell Street

 

Sunday, February 18th

RISE & DINE

Drag Diner Brunch at Boulevard 1820

Brunch, Mimosas and Drag Queens

11am – 3pm

$20 Brunch, Cash Bar provided –
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Boulevard 1820

1820 South Boulevard