Destination Downtown Dinner
Destination Downtown Christmas!
Last year the Christmas season was brought to life by downtown Pittsburg merchants, civic groups and the city participating in putting out beautiful holiday decorations and lights. The Santa Sleigh, Santa Mailbox and big Christmas packages were all supported by a fundraiser called Hee Haw a few years back. Pittsburg Main Street would like to continue the tradition and add to the holiday joy by hosting a Destination Downtown Dinner fund raiser. The funds raised form the dinner will purchase lights as a donation to the County for the County Court House trees and lawn. The area is easily seen from the Main Street area. It will add to the goal of making Pittsburg a Christmas destination!
The dinner event is October 19, 2019 at the fantastic NTCC Culinary Art Building at 114 Jefferson St. Dinner and Silent Auction will be from 6 P. M. - 8 P.M.
The dinner is by Dallas Chef Bill Bush. Menu is: Hand carved pecan smoked prime rib, Lemon chicken, Roasted garlic mashed potatoes, Vegetable medley, Mixed field greens/orange vinaigrette, French bread, Dessert, 2 glasses of wine from Loa Pinos, tea and coffee from US Roast.
Tickets are available until sold out for $62.50 each at City Hall or on the City Web site under Community / Events /Destination Downtown Dinner
You can also submit a donation at both locations or at the event.
More silent auction items are arriving including some beautiful Christmas décor items! Sponsors and items will be updated on the Main Street Facebook page.
Generous donations for the silent auction so far include:
- Sponsored by the Bleu Hen event center - Event for 30 people. Includes 3 hours, tables, chairs, linens, cleaning, karaoke machine. Valued at $350.
- Sponsored by Our Special Touch - Coconut Pie valued at $21 and Pecan Pie valued at $24.
- Sponsored by the Whatley Center - 2 pair of tickets to a show
- Sponsored by Herschel's - 2 gift cards for $25 each
- Sponsor by the Pittsburg/Camp County Chamber of Commerce: basket of Chamber exclusive merchandise
- Christmas Wreaths and decor
Participating area merchants invite you to experience downtown before the event as they will be hosting appetizer and/or beverages and specials prior to the event. Early participants are Treasured Moments, DeWoody's and the Bleu Hen event center. Watch the Main Street Facebook page for updates on the participating merchants.
A Main Street special shout out and thank you the many volunteers it takes to support events like this! Your hard work and dedication to make Pittsburg a Downtown Destination for Christmas is greatly appreciated.