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Virtue & Vice - A Valentine's Day Event

FEBRUARY 14, 2015

7 - 10 PM

Naughty and Nice guests will revel in an evening of cocktails, dancing, sweet and savory delights, and a fabulous silent auction. 

Sweet or Spicy Cocktail Attire

The event is a yearly sell-out. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS

For more information, contact Adrienne Starr at 202.243.3974 or astarr@hillwoodmuseum.org

Naughty Chairs

Bridget DeSimone
Reid Dunavant
Liza Trey
 
Nice Committee
David Van Fleet Bloys
Nick and Catherina Braden
Mark DeSimone
Alison and Shane Oleson
Ann Morrell
Cynthia Morton
Kristen Rohde
Anya Schmemann
Joseph J. Whited
Anne Culley Wise
 

SPONSORS

Fire and Ice Patrons

Sally & John Burns ♦ Liza Trey ♦ Reid Dunavant

Naughty and Nice Patrons

Elise Ambrose ♦ Nick & Catherina Braden ♦ Kate & Bunky Markert ♦ Carol Roberts ♦ Molly & Frederick Rolandi 

Sugar and Spice Patrons

Lara Bainbridge & Mark Priest ♦ David Van Fleet Bloys & Joseph J. Whited ♦ Mollie Ann & Dale Church ♦ Elizabeth Conrad ♦ Bridget & Mark DeSimone ♦ E Lynn Hampton ♦ Val & Dottie Hawkins ♦ Melissa Keshishian ♦ Kristin & John McGowan  Cynthia & Jack Morton ♦ Gamela Arpa-Mullins & Jeffery Mullins ♦ Anya Schmemann & Eric Lohr ♦ Jill Showell & Howard Rosenstock ♦ Lizabeth Tankersley

 

SPONSORSHIP TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW

Fire and Ice PATRON | $ 1,000

Entertainment:

  4 tickets to Virtue and Vice

  One Patron Level Membership for one year

  Opportunity to host a curator-led tour of Splendor and Surprise: Elegant Containers, Antique to Modern for up to eight guests

  Recognition:

   Listing on the Virtue and Vice invitation

Listing in the Virtue and Vice program book

Listing in Hillwood’s Annual Review

Listing on Hillwood’s Donor Wall, prominently located in the Visitor Center

Listing in Hillwood’s Annual Review

 

Naughty and Nice PATRON | $ 500

Entertainment:

3 tickets to Virtue and Vice

One Family Contributor Level Membership for one year

   Recognition:

Listing on the Virtue and Vice Invitation

Listing in the Virtue and Vice program book

Listing in Hillwood’s Annual Review

 

Sugar and Spice PATRON | $ 300

Entertainment:

2 tickets to Virtue and Vice

One Family Level Membership for one year

   Recognition:

Listing in the Virtue and Vice program book

Listing on the Virtue and Vice Invitation

 

GENERAL TICKETS $100/ MEMBER TICKETS $80

 

A PREVIEW OF OUR FABULOUS MENU

Passed Bites

 

Spicy Tuna 

Spicy Tuna served in Mini Wonton Cones 

 

Spanish Flatbread 

Spanish Flatbread served with Roasted Artichokes, Honey Roasted Tomatoes, Grilled Asparagus, and Saffron Aioli (V) 

 

Naughty and Nice Bacon Lollipops 

Candied Bacon Lollipops served with Cayenne and Brown Sugar 

 

Mini Beef Sliders 

Mini Decadent Beef Sliders with Tabasco Fried Onions and SMC’s Secret Sauce 

 

Buffet 

 

Assorted Cheese Platter 

Assorted Cheeses, Charcuterie, Fresh Fruit, Fig Jam, Toasted Crackers, and Baguette Slices 

 

Mini Pretzel Bites 

Mini Housemade Soft Pretzels served with Naughty Cheese Sauce (V) 

 

Greek Orzo 

Salad Greek Orzo Salad with Feta and Chopped Vegetables (V)

 

Braised Short Ribs 

Braised Short Ribs with a Red Wine Reduction and Fried Onion Straws 

 

Grilled Chicken Skewers served with a Thyme Aioli

 

Caprese Salad Skewers 

Marinated Mozzarella with Cherry Tomatoes and Basil Beurre Blanc (V) 

 

5 Cheese Mac & Cheese 

5 Cheese Mac & Cheese served with Crispy Panko Topping and Sliced Tomatoes (V) 

 

Dessert Bar

 

Key Lime Pie Squares 

 

Mini Brownie Sundaes Mini Brownie Sundae Bites with Ice Cream in Mini Shot Glasses 

 

Peach Mousse Shooters Fresh Peach Mousse Shooters served with Fresh Mint, Lime Zest, and Nilla Wafer Base

 

 

Social Events

Tuesday, September 18, 2012 - 2:00pm

Marjorie Merriweather Post's tradition of opening her home for grand entertaining is the backdrop for many memorable gatherings, benefits, and receptions at Hillwood.