A few hundred visitors attended the Balboa Island Museum’s annual fundraiser, a carnival themed social gathering held final Friday at the Balboa Fun Zone that was marketed out, in accordance to organizers.
The Entertaining Zone Pageant showcased reside new music, foods stations from regional restaurants, a silent auction, a bumper vehicle-picture booth, carnival games and a stilt walker.
There have been also retail exhibitors providing a variety of items, ranging from balsamic vinegar to custom made jewellery and artwork. They donated 20% of their product sales to the museum for the opportunity to acquire publicity and provide their goods inside the making.
Amongst the retail exhibitors was the newly opened Balboa Island Gallery.
“It’s a way to get visibility within the community and enable them know there is a good art gallery on Agate Avenue,” claimed Kim Rossall, gallery operator and island resident. “We also desired to guidance Balboa Island Museum and Enjoyable Zone.”
The $150 for every person ticket selling price involved two drink tickets, four carnival game tickets and food items. Friends mainly dined outside at tables that were set up on the elevated patio in which they could love the reside songs.
Balboa Island resident, Bob Olson, reported he specially favored the location preferred for the occasion. “The Balboa Island museum relationship is a excellent revival in between the fun zone and the museum.”
Irma Grime, also of Balboa Island, claimed the occasion was even far better than she’d anticipated, with its “food, amusement and camaraderie with my neighbors.”
To major off the night, which lifted $50,000, Orange County District 2 Supervisor Katrina Foley offered the museum with a check out in the amount of money of $20,000 on behalf…