Given the progression of COVID-19 and the recommendations to public officials, we will be postponing Latin Beats on the Square originally scheduled for March 27. We need to consider the health and safety of our wonderful bucket-filling community first.
FOGS is working hard to find options for an event once public officials announce it is safe to host event of this size. Please be patient with us while we work things out and stay safe. Thank you for your support of the Goethe School community.
Latin Beats On The Square is the Friends of Goethe annual spring fundraiser and social gathering open to teachers, parents, and community members. All proceeds raised at the event will be used towards Goethe school Facilities improvements, Enrichment/curriculum development or classroom support.
Cocktail Hour: $20
Get warmed up and ready to dance at the Cocktail Hour from 6pm-7pm. $20 ticket includes specialty cocktails, salsa dancing instruction and appetizers. You must purchase a main event ticket to attend the Cocktail Hour. The cocktail hour is complimentary to Goethe staff, sponsors, donors, and volunteers.
Main Event: $30 in advance/$40 after March 6th,
Beats will be pumpin, drinks will be flowin, the dance floor will be open, and raffle/auction items ready for bidding. Your ticket includes includes entrance to the event and 2 drink tickets.
Sponsor a teacher or staff member:
Sponsored tickets include the Cocktail Hour and Main Event for teachers and staff who are not able to pay to attend the event. All sponsored tickets will all be given to Goethe Admin to deliver to teachers and staff at their discretion.
Drink Tokens & Raffle Tickets
Skip the line to buy raffle and drink tickets at the event. Pre-purchase your drink tickets here and we will package them up for easy pick up as you enter the event.
A commemorative koozie is available for purchase to keep your drinks cold and your hands warm as you salsa on the dance floor. Limited quantities are available. Per-purchase your koozie and pick it up when you check in at the event.
DJ Jesse De La Peña
Papo Santiago & Infraverde
Sponsorships: There are several sponsorship opportunities for our families and local businesses to support our event. Contact Nicole Dalesandro or Lauren Stepien at GoetheVolunteering@gmail.com.
Food and Beverage: Food and beverage donations significantly increase the funds Goethe raises through ticket prices. For food donations contact Angie May Yarusso at email@example.com. For beverage donations contact Cynthia Herrera Parker at firstname.lastname@example.org
In-kind Donations: FOGS is happy to accept donations of goods & services for our silent auction and raffles. Some ideas are: Restaurant gift certificates, hotel stays, sporting events tickets, donations of adult beverages and/or food donations for both events.