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Steer Dinner & Auction

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Join your Avila family and celebrate at the
44th annual Steer Dinner & Auction!

February 1, 2020
Kansas City Marriott Downtown: Basie Ballroom
200 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, Missouri

We are excited to honor Kevin & Patricia '00 Lyon, and have Greg Kratofil, Jr. & Kristin Kratofil serve as our event chairs in 2020.

Dress for the evening is black-tie optional (Avila purple is encouraged!), and valet parking will be available.

The event begins at 5:30 p.m. and includes:

Social hour and premier auction
Gourmet dinner, program and live auction at 7:30 p.m.
After party where you can dance the night away

Individual tickets are $250 each, or $85 for recent alumni (classes 2009-19).
Sponsorship begins at $2,500.

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