Frequently Asked Questions
Where is the event?
1325 Quincy St NE, Minneapolis
The event is located at Quincy Hall, just minutes from downtown Minneapolis in the vibrant and trending Northeast Art District neighborhood.
Where do I park?
Free parking is available on site. Additional paid parking is available 1/2 block south on Quincy Street, as well as street parking as available.
Is my pet invited, too?
While there will be dogs and cats at the event, please leave your own pet at home for the evening.
What is the dress code?
Festive cocktail attire is encouraged.
Is there food provided?
Yes, there will be a seated meal plus appetizers. Vegan/vegetarian, gluten free, and nut-free options will be available upon request with your ticket.
Choose from the following meal options with your ticket:
SLOW ROASTED BEEF SHORT RIBS (Gluten-free, Nut-free, Dairy-free) Certified Angus boneless beef short ribs with a red wine demi glace served with roasted vegetables and roasted rosemary red potatoes
BUTTERNUT SQUASH RAVIOLI (Vegetarian) Sage cream sauce with candied walnuts, cherry tomatoes, and shredded parmesan cheese served atop a bed of butternut squash filled ravioli
SESAME ENCRUSTED TOFU (Gluten-free, Nut-free, Vegan) Seared sesame encrusted tofu served over opal lentils, sautéed bok choy and snap peas in hoisin sauce
Who are the pets featured in the event invitation and website?
The artistic drawings of a dog and a cat feature pets (Sagis and Paradise) owned two of Mission Animal Hospital supporters! The drawings are original art by local artist Genesis Lopez.
What's the event schedule?
5:30 pm—Yappy Hour Begins!
Enjoy a signature a complementary celebratory glass of champaign.
Pet, hold, and play in our Puppy and Kitten Play Room, sponsored by Merck Animal Health!
Browse and bid in the silent auction or take a try at Wine Fetch!
Enjoy hors d'oeuvres and a bar as you mingle.
7 pm Dinner and Program
Enjoy a seated dinner and complementary wine while learning more about Mission's work and impact on pets and their families
Emcee Christopher Hermann will entertain you throughout the program
You'll love our signature Runway Show featuring Mission clients, supporters, and staff along with furry side-kicks that will be sure to delight!
A live auction will feature travel packages and other special opportunities to win in support of Mission
Is my ticket tax deductible?
Your ticket is tax deductible above the fair market value of your ticket. By supporting Mission Animal Hospital, you're helping make an important difference in the lives of families with pets. Pets are part of our family, and deserve quality compassionate care, regardless of a family's financial circumstance.
Mission Animal Hospital is a full-service, independent nonprofit veterinary hospital reducing barriers to veterinary care for low-income families. In a time when more pets are being adopted than ever, veterinary care is becoming out of reach for more and more families, leaving 45% of cats and 19% of dogs without any veterinary care at all.
Your support will help provide critical veterinary care to more than 25,000 pets and their families this year. With your help, Mission Animal Hospital will be able to provide subsidized care, and make necessary it possible for families to keep their beloved fur family where it belongs -- at home.
A $225 General Admission Ticket helps 1 Mission Program client access the care their pet needs.
A $350 VIP Ticket subsidizes an urgent care physical exam for 12 pets.
A $2250 Premium Table for ten provides 40 spay or neuters and prevent 1,200 unwanted cats and dogs
A $3500 VIP Table provides emergency life-saving procedures for up to 6 pets.
Your ticket purchase and donation will make a huge impact on pets and people!
Our research shows that for every $1 contributed to Mission Animal Hospital, your donation will have a projected $4.64 in social value generated through improved health and quality of life for the pet owner.
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