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Imagination

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VENUE:

Special Events Center, Florida State Fairgrounds, 4800 N US Highway 301, Tampa, Florida 33610

DIRECTIONS & PARKING

Complimentary valet is provided. From 1-4, please enter the fairgrounds at Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. then follow the signs for Imagination, an Evening to Benefit the Glazer Children’s Museum located at the Special Events Center.

AIR evokes breath and renewal. 
Ascend to new heights at Imagination 2019, an evening to benefit the Glazer Children’s Museum. Join hosts Parita and Shilen Patel as we open Worlds of Possibility for children across Tampa Bay.

FIRE evokes boldness and warmth.
Ignite your curiosity on September 7 at the Special Events Center of the Florida State Fairgrounds. Doors Open at 6:30pm. Spark interest in Colorful Cocktail Attire.

WATER evokes rise and reflection.
Immerse yourself in bold entertainment, thirst-quenching food and drink, mouth-watering live and silent auctions, and thematic worlds inspired by the elements.

EARTH evokes growth and sustainability.
Nourish your community by supporting the Glazer Children’s Museum, a learning laboratory where children play, discover, and connect with the world around them to develop as lifelong learners and leaders.

Host Committee
Chairs
Parita & Shilen Patel

Seema & Maulik Bhalani
Deirdre & Joe Colucci
Karla & Andreas Dettlaff
Kelly & Brad Ford
Shanna & Bryan Glazer
Megan & Sean Lance
Marissa & Kevin McCarthy
Sandra & Jim Murman
Aakash Patel
Jennifer & Justin Phelps
Jessica & Caleb Quaid
Dhwani & Kuleen Shah
Rebecca Arends & Anthony Siviglia
Annie & Gregory Williams
Florrie & Patrick Willis
Imagination 2019 Title Sponsor

Earth World & Experience Sponsor
Water World Sponsor

Fire World Sponsor

Air World Sponsor

World Experience Sponsor

Navigator Sponsor

Explorer Sponsors
AdventHealth
Bonnie & Jason Patchen
Bulk Express Transport
Cardinal Point
Deirdre & Joe Colucci
Miller Electric Company
Port Consolidated
Rays Baseball Foundation
Rooms To Go Foundation
Seacoast Bank
Soil Tech Distributors
SWIM Digital Group
Tampa Bay Times
Sarah & Brooks Watkins
SunTrust Bank
The Valdes Group – Merrill Private Wealth Management
Vertica Partners LLC

Adventurer Sponsors
Avatar
Adams & Reese LLP
ASD/SKY
Banker Lopez Gassler P.A.
BKS
Bradley Law Firm
Commissioner Sandy & Jim Murman
Finance C.A.P.E.
Gries Family Foundation
JLL Capital Markets
Lauren & Jason Mehta
Legends
LEMA Construction
Moffitt Cancer Center
NextSphere Technologies
Owl Rock Capital Partners LP
PNC Bank
Port Tampa Bay
Reliable Trucking Enterprises
Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP
Shutts & Bowen LLP
Tampa Bay Pilots Association
Visit Tampa Bay
Wagner Murray Architects

Patron Sponsors
Caspers Company McDonald’s Restaurants
Lee & Cole Mezrah
Toni Everett
Marissa & Kevin McCarthy
The Hotchkiss Family

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Sponsorship Opportunities
Every year, this remarkable event raises much needed unrestricted funds for the Museum to provide exceptional experiences for families. We need your help! With over 600 guests planned this year, your sponsorship will not only put you in front of many of the area’s movers and shakers but will help us build this resource of fun and imaginative play spaces for Tampa Bay families. We are offering exclusive sponsorship opportunities and extras to showcase your brand. Last year more than 75 partners from the community joined in these efforts and had a great time doing it! Learn more by downloading the sponsorship packet. For more information, please contact rgonzalez@glazermuseum.org | 305 804 5662

Download Sponsor Packet 

The Glazer Children’s Museum is a 501©(3) community-owned, nonprofit organization. All donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. Tax ID 59-2637851 | Registration#CH20272. A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the division of consumer services by calling 8004357352 within the state or visiting their website https://csapp.800helpfla.com/cspublicapp/giftgiversquery/giftgiversquery.aspx. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation by the state.