Event Calendar

Sunflower Ball
Join us for a night of entertainment and fundraising on Saturday 22nd September at York Racecourse
Date: 22/09/2018 07:00 PM
Location: York Racecourse, Knavesmire, York

Sunflower Ball

Join us for a night of entertainment and fundraising on Saturday 22nd September at York Racecourse. This year’s theme is ‘A Night at the Oscars’ and we expect it to be as glamourous as its Hollywood equivalent! On the night we are aiming to raise £45,000 towards patient care which is a phenomenal amount!
Arrival is from 7pm and you will start the evening off in style with a red carpet entrance and welcome from ‘Main Street Sound’ followed by a champagne reception.

Indulge in a four course dinner prepared by York Racecourse Hospitalities dedicated team of chefs. Choose from:
Smoked Chicken Ceasar Salad with Bacon Shard
Smoked Cheese and Filo Tart
Slow Roast Pressing of Beef, Garlic & Rosemary Crushed Potato and Red Onion Gravy 
Roast Butternut & Wild Mushroom Wellington with Creamed Mash Potato
Followed by Dessert & a Selection of Cheeses
Take part in our Grand Prize Draw sponsored by Best Western Hotels with a chance to win one of 5 weekend breaks (2 night stays in a Best Western Hotel with dinner and breakfast included). The locations are Ambleside, Kensington, Newcastle, Newmarket and Newcastle (New Kent.) 

Take home a piece of Hollywood from our live and silent auctions. Prizes include a VIP day at York Races for 2 people, a 2 week stay in an Italian villa, a week in a cottage in Cornwall, a signed Chris Hoy cycling jersey, David De Gea signed goalkeeper gloves and more! 

Entertainment on the night include casino, photo booth and plenty of opportunities to take home fantastic prizes and indulge your inner Oscar winner. 

You will be treated to music from the 8 strong band ‘The Entertainment Company’ and dance the night away with DJ Nightshift until 2am.
Tables of 10 are priced at £700 and individual tickets can be purchased for £70 each. 

All this and much more. It promises to be a fantastic evening celebrating St Leonard’s Hospice. For more information or enquiries please contact Katie Jackson. Call Fundraising on 01904 777 777 or email katie.jackson@stleonardshospice.nhs.uk