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MinnRoast 2012

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Friday, April 27

Show at Pantages Theatre
Reception at SEVEN
Both at 7th & Hennepin in downtown Minneapolis
Reception begins at 5:30 • Show at 7:30

Individual ticket prices  

Way Above Average – $175 ($125 tax-deductible)
Includes reception & show with Tier One seating

Above Average – $125 ($75 tax-deductible)
Includes reception & show with Tier Two seating  

Show Only – $35 ($20 tax-deductible)
Includes Tier Three seating


Scheduled to appear

Gov. Mark Dayton and Press Secretary Katharine Tinucci
Sen. Al Franken
Senate Majority Leader David Senjem
Chris Coleman, Mayor of St. Paul
Tom Emmer, NewsTalk AM 1130
Tom Horner
Jon McTaggart and Dave Kansas, Minnesota Public Radio
Don Shelby, Bring Me the News
Roxane Battle, MinnPost
Cyndy Brucato, MinnPost
Brian ‘BT’ Turner, Cities 97
Joe Schmit, KSTP-TV
Al Sicherman, Joe Kimball, Lee Lynch, Joel Kramer
and the MinnRoast “Singers & Dancers”

Three great raffle prizes to choose from

  • Go Twins! Gather your friends to watch the Twins play the Chicago Cubs on Saturday, June 9 from the comfort of a private suite located directly up from 1st base. Includes 12 tickets, 2 parking passes, more. Catering not included. Donated by Great River Energy. Value $4500.
  • Cheers! Celebrate special occasions throughout the year with 12 bottles of fine wine. Donated by generous friends of MinnPost. Value $600.
  • Sassy Spoon! Surprise your guests at a party this summer with a delivery from Sassy Spoon, a new local food truck. Entree, side dish and dessert provided for 15 people. Beverages not included. Donated by Sassy Spoon and Jennifer Martin. Value $450.
Raffle tickets are three for $20, and can be purchased with cash, check or debit card only. To buy raffle tickets before the event, contact raffle@minnpost.com.

Spend the night in downtown luxury

Graves 601 Hotel is offering a special room rate on Friday, April 27 to MinnRoast guests. Executive Level King or Double rooms are just $139 plus tax. To reserve, call 612-677-1100 or go online and enter the code MINNROAST in caps.

Sponsor MinnRoast 2012 — at the level of your choice
Sponsorships are tax-deductible, except for the value of tickets received. Contact Laurie Kramer at lkramer@minnpost.com to request a chart of sponsorship levels and benefits.

  • Presenting Sponsor – $15,000
  • Co-Producers – $10,000
  • Smokey & the Miracle Workers – $5,000
  • Four Seasonings – $3,000
  • Hot Mamas & Papas – $1,800
  • Chili Peppers – $800