Winter Dinner 2016

Winter Dinner 2016

A Night of Dinner, Dance, and Masquerade!!!

 Saturday, January 16th – 6:00pm at FIU

Come celebrate the New Year with FBA at its 10th Annual Winter Dinner and Dance.  This year’s dinner will feature a host of music, dancing, awards, prizes, and your favorite foods all under the theme of Masquerade!  The Winter Dinner is FBA’s only fundraiser, which proceeds go to benefiting our social and charitable programs held throughout the year.  

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Prizes and Giveaways

This year’s Winter Dinner will feature a host of door prizes and giveaways.  At the event FBA will raffle freebies and a variety of $5 to $50 gift cards from some of Miami’s most popular stores and restaurants.


Purchase advanced tickets online or from one of our Ticket Sellers before January 10th.  Click tabs below for advanced ticket prices.  Tickets sold after January 10th or on the same day* of the event are $30.00 per person.  Note: The amount on the face of the ticket only reflect the Pre-January 10th advanced ticket price.

Purchase your tickets in advance online.

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*Important: The cost per ticket is $25.00 if purchased before January 10th. Gold and Platinum supporters are admitted free into the event.

Admission cost includes a variety of delicious dinner courses, scrumptious desserts, a variety of soft drinks, entrance into the general raffle, and FBA Bronze or Silver Supporter Status. *(Click here to learn about the levels of FBA Supporters)

Volunteer at the Winter Dinner

Earn Community Service Hours before and during the Dinner

Forever Bloom Volunteers (FBV) provides opportunities for students 12 and up to volunteer and earn community service hours for their schools, clubs, and churches.  Community service projects will be announced regularly on our Events Calendar underneath the FBV logo.

The 10th Annual FBA Winter Dinner is a community service event meant to raise funds for helping FBA carry out future projects benefiting its supporters and other members of the local and national community.  If you are interested in volunteering at the dinner please read and follow the guidelines below then send an email confirming your participation to  Forever Bloom Volunteers will meet at the FIU Graham Center at 2:00pm, sign in, and begin setting up. FBV must remain until at least 11:00pm, which is the deadline for FBA to have the area picked up.  All Winter Dinner participants including FBV must purchase the $25 tickets prior to the event (click on the link above to purchase tickets).   Only volunteers who are unable to attend the dinner will not have to purchase tickets.  FBV must complete the Forever Bloom Volunteers Enrollment Form prior to volunteering.

Space for official volunteers is limited.  Please email Anthony Reid ASAP at or Salome’ Caro, our Winter Dinner coordinator at if you are also interested in volunteering for the dinner.


Directions to the Winter Dinner

Finding the Graham Center Ballrooms: Go east on Flagler to 107th Avenue.  After entering the Florida International University campus from either 8th Street or 107th Avenue, turn onto University Drive and head in the direction of the Graham Center. Park in the visitor parking lot located east of the center. Take the main walkway into the university and the Graham Center Ballrooms will be on your left. GPS Coordinates: 25.756868,-80.372154
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Can’t attend the dinner but would still like to contribute?  Consider buying a ticket on the behalf of a needy student or simply making a tax-deductible donation.