Get out your favorite eye-catching beach cover up or take this as a reason to splurge on some chic surf attire for MOCA BASH Surf’s Up. North Miami’s Museum of Contemporary Art is hosting their annual cocktail and dance party, MOCA BASH Surf’s Up, on February 19th. The theme of this year’s fundraiser celebrates the thrill of surfing and will encompass all aspects of the surfing lifestyle. From 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. guests will dance the night away among beach bunnies and bonfires under colorful surfboards and fabrics evoking ocean waves.
Cocktails will be provided from GREY GOOSE Vodka, with Samuel Adams Beer and wines from Touch Catering. Guests will indulge in delicious items from Miami’s top restaurants, including China Grill, Asia de Cuba, Blue Door Delano, Adriana Restaurant, Meat Market, Sushi Samba and Shiraz Events Catering.
The MOCA BASH Surf’s Up event will host a silent auction, which will include original artwork by Raymond Pettibon, Daniel Arsham, and Russell Crotty; surfing lessons and 2 night stay at Hans Hedemann Surf School in Honolulu, Hawaii; 3 nights at Ollie's Surf Camp in Tamarindo, Costa Rica; hotel stays at the Taj in India, Rustic Inn in Jackson Hole, WY and Villa D'Este on Lake Como, Italy; VIP passes to The Armory Show in New York and Art Basel Miami Beach; dinner for 8 prepared by the chef from STK; and a tour of Wynwood galleries with MOCA Director Bonnie Clearwater. Bidding is available online at www.mocanomi.cmarket.com
Tickets to MOCA BASH Surf’s Up are $175 and can be purchased by calling 305-893-6211 or visiting www.mocanomi.org. Proceeds will benefit the museum‘s public programs and art acquisition fund.
WHAT: MOCA BASH Surf’s Up
WHEN: Saturday, February 19, 8 pm – 12 am
WHERE: Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125th Street, North Miami, FL 33161
TICKETS: $175. Ten tickets available for $1250. Call 305 893 6211 to purchase.
BENEFITS: MOCA Programs and Permanent Collection Fund
SPONSORS: Audi, Morgan Stanley/Smith Barney, Alan & Diane Lieberman, Janice & Alan Lipton, Barbara Herzberg, Ray Ellen & Allan Yarkin
CHAIRS: Barbara Herzberg, Alan & Diane Lieberman, Janice Lipton, Ray Ellen & Allan Yarkin. Honorary Chair: Belkys Nerey