The Red Dress PDX Board of Directors and Planning Committee would like to thank you our generous sponsors, our hardworking volunteers, and our party goers for such a beautiful night! Well done Portland!
Sandbox Studio PDX
Red Dress: Red Wedding is easily accessible via Bus Lines 12, 19, 20, and 70. We have shuttles that will be round-trip making stops at 50 minutes past the hour starting at 6:50 PM. The first location will be Starky’s, the Scandals, the Jupiter Hotel, and then Sandbox Studio PDX. Please have proof of purchase or $10 cash when you arrive. The volunteers will not make change so please plan accordingly.
Once again the VIP doors are at 7:30 PM and General Admission starts at 9:00 PM… Don’t forget your ID and don’t forget your Red Dress! No exceptions.
This year our beneficiaries are Our of House of Portland and Morrison Child and Family Services! These two nonprofits do amazing work for the community and on their behalf we want to take a moment to thank you for your support.
For more information about these hardworking nonprofits clink below!
Enhance your Red Dress experience with the Jupiter Hotel Red Dress Package!
This package includes a room at the Jupiter Hotel located at 800 East Burnside on Saturday, April 26th, 2014. You will receive free parking for one vehicle at the Jupiter and your choice of two VIP or two General Admission tickets to the Red Wedding!
Your tickets will be issued to you at check-in, plus two shuttle passes, and entrance for two at the Jupiter pre-funk in the Jupiter Hotel dreamTENT which includes a complimentary champagne toast, music, and more!
Call the Jupiter Hotel at (877) 800-0004 for reservations or email firstname.lastname@example.org and ask for the Red Dress Rate.
Calling all Red Dress Volunteers!
The Red Dress Party could use your help. If you are interested in helping out with any of the needs below, please email us at email@example.com.
Volunteer Job Descriptions
Drink Prep – duties will include assisting the bartenders with setting up their space, mixing drinks (as directed by RDP staff), carrying ice from storage to the bars, etc.
Food Prep – as food from donors is delivered it needs to be stored and prepped per the prep instructions posted in the food room. Food tables also need to be set and ready to receive food (napkins out, garbage cans by tables, etc.)
Food Replenishment – patrolling the food tables and making sure that there is always food available in the VIP and general party spaces. Food must be handled according to its storage and service instructions provided in the food room.
Bar-Backs – assist bartenders in each area with whatever they need. Typical duties include refilling the drink dispensers and bringing them ice, cups and napkins as needed.
Garbage Patrol – patrolling the building to ensure that garbage cans are in convenient locations and are emptied when full. All garbage must be removed from the building and placed in the dumpster or recycling bins as appropriate.
Rover – shadowing the event manager and running whatever errands she deems necessary. Possible duties include checking traffic flow at doors, overseeing volunteers while she is seeing to other duties, etc.
Clean-up and Street Clearing – after the party all outside garbage must be cleaned up and all RDP items (benches, etc.) must be moved inside the building. Within the building all garbage, empty cups, plates, etc. need to be cleaned up and placed in the appropriate garbage/recycling receptacle.
Sunday Cleaning – Sweeping, clearing props (as directed by RDP staff), loading moving truck and general clean-up of all party spaces.
SATURDAY APRIL 26th, VOLUNTEERS
3:00pm – 7:00pm - Food pick-ups (need a car for this position), Rover.
7:00pm – 10:30pm – Pick-up/Garbage, Food Handlers, Bar-Backs and Rover.
10:30pm – 3am – Pick-up/Garbage, Food Handlers, Bar-Backs, Rover.
SUNDAY APRIL 27th, VOLUNTEERS
Many volunteers needed. This is where we could use the most help. We will be taking down any props we made and doing a very thorough cleaning of the building.
1:00pm – 5:00pm – Clean-Up and Tear Down.
If you’re not already coming to the party, this is another great way to help us raise lots of money for charity!