John Legend Set To Headline 22nd Annual Miami Make-A-Wish Ball
October 26, 2016 at 12:26 PM (PT)
GRAMMY winner JOHN LEGEND is set to headline the 22nd Annual INTERCONTINENTAL MIAMI MAKE-A-WISH BALL on SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 12th. "THE VOICE" winner ALISAN PORTER will also perform. Filmmaker GABRIELLE ANWAR will return as celebrity MC of "THE BALL," which is chaired by philanthropist SHAREEF MALNIK
The theme of this year’s event is “La Nuit De l’Animal: A Fairy Tale,” More than 900 guests will be welcomed to the fundraiser by ROBERT HILL, GALA host and INTERCONTINENTAL MIAMI GM; GALA Chairman, MAKE-A-WISH SOUTHERN FLORIDA Chairman Of The Board and THE FORGE RESTAURANT/WINE BAR owner SHAREEF MALNIK and MAKE-A-WISH SOUTHERN FLORIDA President/CEO NORMAN WEDDERBURN – the trio known as the “Three Amigos.”
Guests in attendance will include prominent business leaders, notable philanthropists, fashion mavens, socialites and jetsetters with a common goal of raising funds for MAKE-A-WISH SOUTHERN FLORIDA, which grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions.
The evening will commence with a lavish cocktail reception where guests will enjoy specialty cocktails and gourmet food stations while bidding at the BALL’s silent auction – known as one of the most extravagant at any gala, featuring oveted items and experiences donated by top hospitality, entertainment, fashion and luxury brands.
The evening will close with a special performance by JOHN LEGEND, presented by the FINKER-FRENKEL LEGACY FOUNDATION.
For more information, email TARA SOLOMON or NICOLE YERONICOLE at (305) 864-3434
The official after-party, the INTERCONTINENTAL MIAMI MAKE-A-WISH NIGHTCLUB, features DJ JERMAINE DUPRI, along with a runway fashion show presented by NEIMAN MARCUS BAL HARBOUR.
Tickets are $100 in advance and $120 at the door, but for those already attending the BALL prior, there is no charge. Tickets for the club may be purchased here.