Rockin' the Runway
Saturday, November 4, 2017 7 PM - 10:45 PM
Category: Special Event, Concert / Live Music
Contact: Matthew Wallace 701.777.4812
Grand Forks International Airport
2787 Airport Drive
Grand Forks, ND 58201
Saturday, November 4, 7 – 10:45 pm
2403 Air Cargo Drive
Grand Forks, ND 58203 (owned and donated by AvFlight GFK)
Rockin’ the Runway is both a raffle and a party. Join us at 7 pm for drinks and hors d’oeuvres at AvFlight GFK. Guests are invited to tour private planes and jets at AvFlight GFK throughout the evening. At 8:30 pm, you are invited to dance the night away with Fargo-based Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome. A silent auction of Walter Piehl’s Smokey Nellie (pigmented ink-jet with lithography, 24 x 32 1/4 inches 2013) will go on throughout the evening.
A bus from the Museum to AvFlight GFK will leave the Museum at 6:30 pm, and return at 9 pm and 10:45 pm. For those who drive, free parking will be available at the AvFlight GFK facility (one building north of the airport). For those riding the bus, there will be free parking at the Museum.
We will be selling 300 tickets at $200 each. The purchase of a raffle ticket includes two free tickets to the Rockin’ the Runway party on November 4.
Private plane getaway for eight people from Grand Forks to Minneapolis and back. The grand prize winner will be picked up plane-side by a limo and shuttled to Summit Brewing Company, where founder Mark Stutrud will give an extended behind-the-scenes, fully catered tour. From there, the group will take in a Minnesota Twins game before departing back to Grand Forks.
Private Plane for Eight – Courtesy of GFK Flight Support.
Limo, lunch, and Brewery Tour – Courtesy of Summit Brewing Company.
Eight Delta Sky360 Club seats to Twins game – Courtesy of The Minnesota Twins.
Game date TBD based on schedule, opponent/date-related restrictions apply.
Float Plane Afternoon. Approximately 4 hours of flying time. You and your friends get picked up at your dock or favorite lake and spend the day in the sky. Courtesy of Rick Mercil.
One Hour Discovery Flight for four. Leaving from Grand Forks. Courtesy of GFK Wings.
$100 per ticket to the Rockin’ the Runway party
$200 - includes two entrance tickets to Rockin’ the Runway party
Tickets are available by calling 701-777-4195.
Other Events on This Day
- Scholarship Central (12 AM)
- Med/Law Campus Visit Day (8 AM)
- Into the Weeds (9 AM)
- North Dakota Women's Basketball vs Minnesota Morris (exh.) (2 PM)
- UND Piano Fest - UND Piano Studio Recital (4 PM)
- Alaskan Seafood Sustainable Dinner (4:30 PM)
- UND Music Piano Fest- Dr. Heidi Williams Guest Piano Recital (7 PM)