Sweet Taste of the Arts “A Night in Harlem”

Join us for “A Night in Harlem” Saturday, May 11, 2019 at a beautiful new venue!

Sweet Taste of the Arts: “A Night in Harlem”

Saturday, May 11, 2019
6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Red Lion Hotel on the River Jantzen Beach
909 N Hayden Island Dr, Portland, OR

Tickets: $125 per person / $1,000 per table of 8

Harlem Renaissance Style Dress or After Five Attire

Join us for an elegant evening of cocktails, dinner, engaging conversation, awards, dancing to the music of Bridge City Soul, live auction and special appearances by Alayah Sykes, 300 Watts, and Quantae’ Cole as we honor Harlem Renaissance artists then and now!

Sweet Taste of The Arts, PassinArt’s fourth-annual gala, honors artists Willie Binns, Chasio Hata, Cleo and Kayin Talton Davis and Brenda Phillips who have contributed to Oregon’s cultural landscape through their passion and creativity.

Dress to impress! Get your suit or tux and bowtie; grab your hat and silk scarf – because we are meeting you in Harlem on May 11th! Ladies, sequins, feathers, furs are chic and stylish attire, too. It’s The Savoy, and everybody’s welcome to come and enjoy an unforgettable evening with PassinArt: A Theater Company and get a ‘Sweet Taste of the Arts.’ 


Hors d’oeuvres
Smoked Salmon in Sesame Cone
Chicken Florentine
Vegetable Spring Rolls

Butter lettuce, blueberries, candied pecans, pear vinaigrette, crumbled feta on the side

select your choice at time of ticket order

  • Lemon Dill Salmon – basil mash potatoes, grilled asparagus, lemon dill
  • Stuffed Chicken Florentine – spinach, artichokes, roasted bell peppers, Boursin cheese, chicken jus, au gratin potatoes, roasted vegetables*
  • Roasted Pepper Risotto Cannelloni – roasted eggplant rolls stuffed with roasted red pepper risotto, alta cuccina tomato basil
  • Vegan Option (per request)

select your choice at time of ticket order

  • Marionberry Cheesecake 
  • Tuxedo Truffle Cake
  • Gluten Free Deep Chocolate Cake (per request)

*Please advise of any special dietary requests by May 5

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