General admission opens at 6 p.m. and dinner and a silent auction will take place from 6:30-8 p.m. A separate VIP reception with honored guests will begin at 5 p.m.
Special guests will be U.S. House Policy Chairman and Congressman Luke Messer, U.S. Congresswoman Jackie Walorski and U.S. Congressman Todd Rokita. Hosts will include Sheriff John Boyd, Mayor Blair Milo, Dr. Ed Mueller, and City Councilman Tim Stabosz. Sponsors are Nick Barbknecht, James Burr Jr., Dan Granquist, Ralph and Karen Howes, County Councilman Cary and Sharon Kirkham, Rich & Connie Gramarossa, Tom and Fran Milo, Charlie Morgan, Leigh and Marcia Morris, Dave Pendergast, Rene Ray, Ron and Suzanne Schafer, and Paul and Ilene Zona.
Ticket levels and prices:
— Hosts, $1,000: recognition and 8 VIP tickets for a complete table.
— Co-Hosts, $500: recognition and 4 VIP tickets with assigned seating.
— Sponsors: $250: recognition and 2 VIP tickets with assigned seating.
— VIP tickets, including both dinner and reception: $100 each.
— Dinner tickets: $50 each.
Tickets will be issued upon payment. RSVP due by April 28 to Ilene Zona at firstname.lastname@example.org or 219-363-0264. Or mail checks payable to LaPorte County GOP, 814 Jefferson Ave., LaPorte, IN 46350.