Vouchers Available at Sandler Center for International Gala Sept. 21

Sister Cities Event to Celebrate Beach’s 50th Anniversary

Friday, August 30, 2013

Volunteers will be in the lobby of the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts several days a week with vouchers for the upcoming Sept. 21 international gala to honor Virginia Beach’s 50th anniversary. The gala is open to the public. Admission is $25 for adults and $10 for children 12 and younger.

 

The Saturday night event, hosted by the Sister Cities Association of Virginia Beach, will feature performing artists in cultural attire from six nations: Ireland, Japan, Nicaragua, Norway, the Philippines and the United States.

 

Symphonicity – the symphony orchestra of Virginia Beach – and the Virginia Beach Chorale will perform, along with delegations from Virginia Beach’s Sister Cities in Bangor, Northern Ireland; Moss, Norway; Miyazaki, Japan; San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua, and the “friendship city” of Olongapo, the Philippines

 

Sister Cities volunteers with vouchers to the gala will be in the Sandler Center lobby:

·         Tuesday, Sept. 3 – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

·         Wednesday, Sept. 4 – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

·         Thursday, Sept. 5 – noon to 3 p.m.

·         Saturday, Sept. 7 – noon to 3 p.m.

·         Monday, Sept. 9 – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

·         Tuesday, Sept. 10 – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

·         Wednesday, Sept. 11 – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

·         Saturday, Sept. 14 – noon to 3 p.m.

·         Monday, Sept. 16 – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

·         Tuesday, Sept. 17 – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

·         Wednesday, Sept. 18 – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

 

Vouchers also are available from the City Clerk’s Office in City Hall, 2401 Courthouse Drive, Suite 281. For more information, contact City Clerk Ruth Fraser at (757) 385-4303 or rhfraser@vbgov.com.

 

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