POM PROM

a MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM FOR KINGS & KWEENS

BENEFIT DANCE PARTY + SILENT AUCTION

artwork created by Naz Sahin

 

WANNA GO TO PROM WITH US?

We're calling upon all dreamers and lovers, playful spirits and creative beings to join us for an epic midsummer solstice party that will celebrate the power of community, creative expression and the importance of giving back.  Pom Prom is a party with a cause. It's a benefit, silent auction, cocktail party, and solstice rave wrapped into a single night of awesomeness.  Hosted at the beautiful Jacobsen Salt Co. in SE Portland, we are curating a magical evening that will feature a lineup of entertainment, surprise acts as well as bites, beats and beer/bubbles/booze.  This will be our single biggest event this year and we plan to make it unforgettable.  Pom Prom is a 21+ INCLUSIVE event open to all genders.  We can't wait to Pom Prom with you. 

A CALL TO ACTION

We invite Portland's creative community to channel your inner KING or KWEEN and come dressed in your finest, most creative midsummer "prom" gear and we will crown the night's most inventive costumes and have some fun along the way.  This is also a call to action.  Now more than ever before, it's important that we pool our collective energies and DO SOMETHING GOOD.   We are proudly working with Portland's local chapter of Planned Parenthood to donate 100% of our proceeds.   Our silent auction will feature a curated selection of Portland based and international artists as well as coveted items from design, home/interior, children's, womenswear boutiques in addition to wellness, entertainment, travel and hospitality gems. The collective total of our ticket sales and silent auction bids will raise critical funding toward Planned Parenthood's Columbia/Willamette chapter. 

ENTERTAINMENT LINEUP

Our headlining acts will be announced in the weeks to come, stay tuned and make sure you follow our IG account Pom_Prom to keep in the know with our latest updates.  We will be keeping part of our lineup secret to offer some surprises on Prom night but rest assured we are curating a badass roster of music + entertainment artists to dazzle our night.  

DONORS

Pom Prom is made possible by the generous support from Jacobsen Salt Co. and Fieldwork Flowers and by the hardworking volunteers from the Pom Pom Social and Planned Parenthood communities and beyond.

We thank in advance our restaurant + food partners from Tusk, Han Oak, Renata, Umi Organic, Olympia Provisions and Ruby Jewel as well as Whole Foods, New Seasons and Grand Central Bakery. A huge shout out also goes out to our drink sponsors, Union Wine, New Deal Distillery, Casa Bruno and Widmer Brothers Brewing.

Our silent auction will be featuring items from an amazing roster of local and international artists and vendors and wouldn’t be possible without the donations from our friends at Ace & Jig, Ace Hotel, ADX, Alexandria Cummins, Anna Joyce, Annalise Rice, Annie O'Dorisio. Attune Yoga, Beam & Anchor, Betsy & Iya, Brookes Boswell, Cargo, Carson Ellis, Ceremony Salon (Nicola Corl), Colin Burns, Collectivo, Communion, Corbin Lamont, Covet and Ginger, Dame, Darling Clementine, Dee Dee Cheriel, Dina No, Dona Monroe, Frances May, Golden Hour Wellness Studio, Goodwell, Jess Ackerman, Jon Humphries, Jonny Fenix, Kachka, KatandMaouche, Kate Bingaman-Burt, Knot Springs, Le Souk Le Souk, Lille Boutique, Lori D, Maak Lab, Mantel PDX, Martina Thornhill Ceramics, Mel Kadel, Melissa Jeanmade, Morninglight Gift Studio, Nahanni Arntzen, Nationale Gallery/LeOui, Nonperishable goods, North of West, Olio e Osso, Palace, Paperfinger Calligraphy, Parcel PDX, Pattern People, Pearl +, Pistils Nursery, Quin, Rejuvenation, Saint Olio, Schoolhouse Electric, SE Wine Collective, Shannon Heath Studio, Skin by Ori, Sou'Wester, Spartan Shop, Thorns, Trailblazers, Travis Millard , Union/Pine, West End Select Shop, Wildcraft School, Yo! and more.

You guys are RAD. 

FAQs

Is this event for women/mamas only?

No way! This is an inclusive event open to all genders, couples or singles and we encourage ALL free spirits, creatives, dreamers and lovers to join in the fun.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Our event is 21+ Please bring your ID :)

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

We encourage everyone who plans on drinking to get a drop-off/car/taxi at event. If you have a designated driver joining, there is plenty of street parking around the SE industrial area.

What can I bring into the event?

Your most fierce/creative self and an open mind!  Either your printed ticket or Eventbrite app bar code for at the door scanning. Cash for bartender/entertainment tipping and your credit card or check book for our silent auction.

IS THERE A DRESS CODE?

We encourage everyone to come dressed in your most festive, midsummery and sexy "prom" gear, whatever that means to you! We will crown a Prom King and Kween based on most creative expression and will be offering some awesome prizes to take home.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please contact us at pompomsocial@gmail.com with any questions.

What's the refund policy?

The tickets are final sale and cannot be refunded due to the fundraising nature of the event. However, if your plans change, you can transfer the ticket to someone else's name for a $5 fee.

What is included in the ticket price?

An badass lineup by some of Portland's raddest acts, delicious bites from amazing establishments including Tusk and Han Oak, an open bar featuring complimentary wine, beer and a signature cocktail, little surprises, a party photo booth and a boatload of fun. 

Can I get a tax write off for my silent auction bids?

Yes, Planned Parenthood will be managing payments onsite for all silent auction winning bids and will be issuing tax receipts to all participants.

Can I pay for my entry at the door?

This event is highly likely to sell out. We encourage everyone to purchase their ticket online ahead of time to ensure entry. See ticket link above.

 

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