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Come join fellow Democrats and campaign volunteers in celebrating the re-election of President Obama and raising money for the Arlington Food Assistance Center.  This is probably the least expensive inaugural celebration around - and it supports a good cause. So order your tickets today or come and buy them at the door tomorrow !

    Saturday, January 19, 7:30 PM - 11: 30 PM
    The State Theatre
    220 North Washington Street
    Falls Church, Virginia 22046
    (about a mile from the East Falls Church Metro)

Live music, dancing, hot & cold hors d’oeuvres, a cash bar and tons of fun!  

Dress Code:  Come as you are - Jeans to Sequins!!!

Only $50.00 per person*

Order your tickets online from the State Theatre or buy them at the door tomorrow.


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In 2008, a group of Democratic activists organized a low-cost Inauguration celebration for 500 of the volunteers who worked hard on the campaign but weren’t interested in the formal big-ticket Balls. So that the event would represent Democratic values in action, all profits went to the Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC). We raised over $7,000 and 3,000 lbs of food that night – and everyone had a GREAT time.

So we decided to do it again this year, to celebrate another great effort and to provide a fitting finale for the National Day of Service on January 19th. We’d love for you to join us for this very special event.


Order your tickets online from the State Theatre or buy them in person at the State Theatre box office when you come.
All proceeds above our costs will benefit the Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC).  We also will accept food donations. Please bring a bag or two of groceries!  AFAC needs non-perishable foods, such as pasta, spaghetti sauce, tuna fish, peanut butter, cereal, soups, etc.

*A portion of each ticket is tax deductible. Receipts will be available at check in.  Food donations are also deductible.

An event organized in coordination with the Presidential Inaugural Committee and the January 19th Day of Service.

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Originally posted to Virginia Victory on Fri Jan 18, 2013 at 06:45 PM PST.

Also republished by Virginia Kos.

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