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Party 701: Swingin' Speakeasy

  • Long Center for the Performing Arts
  • 701 W. Riverside Drive
  • Austin, TX
  • October 13, 2016
  • Time: 6:00 PM

This year, the Long Center is bringing all you dolls and fellas back to the Roaring ’20s for Party 701: Swingin’ Speakeasy. You’re in-the-know about this swanky affair and with music you’ll want to 23 skidoo to, as well as authentic cocktail specials from the speakeasy era, you’ll be sure to revel in all the nonstop excitement of the Golden Age. Libations and bites will be provided by some of Austin’s finest restaurants and Williams Grant & Sons.




At 6:00PM Doors Open and the Party Begins! Check-In and Collect Your Casino Chips.




Gambling Tables

All you high-rolling guys and dolls do the Lindy Hop over to the blackjack, craps or roulette tables and start winning big! You can trade-in your chips throughout the evening for raffle tickets to win amazing prizes.




Tasting Grove

Savor delicious samples from some of Austin’s top restaurants. More details to follow shortly.




Speakeasy Lounge

Sip on your favorite ragtime-era libation. Don’t forget to check out the awesome Negroni machine!




Silent Auction Tables

Take time to peruse the fabulous silent auction packages. Stay current on your bids throughout the evening by using your smart phone. No need to leave your gaming table to update your bid any longer!




United Heritage Credit Union Photo Booth

Capture the moment in the photo booth located in the Orchestra lobby.




DJ Johnny Bravvo

Austin’s favorite DJ will be spinning music all evening long from the colorful compression ring. Dust off your sidewinders and get ready to bust out the Charleston.




Cigar Rollers

Puff on a hand-rolled cigar provided by Bobalu Cigar Company.




The Party ends at 10:00PM. Be sure and collect your silent auction and winning items before leaving. Don’t forget to plan a safe ride home!




Attire is Business Casual—or don your favorite get-up from the 20’s! A limited amount of era-appropriate accessories will be available as well.




All proceeds from Party 701 benefit the eight education and community programs offered at the Long Center. Each year, more than 80,000 Austin area youth and special needs groups attend shows, learn about the performing arts and participate in interactive educational experiences that enrich the overall quality of their lives and help them BeLong. Party 701 only happens once a year, so join in the fun while making a difference in our community!




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