Thank you to all our 2016 HOLLYFEST supporters!

HOLLYFEST is November 30, 2017

For fourteen years, HOLLYFEST has been the signature fundraising event for The Family Center of Grosse Pointe & Harper Woods as well as our communities' premier holiday event! This kick-off to the season will be held on Thursday, November 30 at the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club.

You'll enjoy time for socializing while bidding on silent auction items at the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club, plus dinner and more for an evening to remember.

Photos from 2016 HOLLYFEST >

Video: Scenes from the 2016 HOLLYFEST >>

Download the 2016 event program PDF >

The benefit committee is actively seeking support at the Champion, Signature, Patron, Benefactor and Partner levels. If you would like to sponsor the event, download the sponsor commitment form.

To donate auction items, contact the benefit committee.

Special VIP Reception for all $250+ Partner sponsors:
5:30pm-6:30pm, with Cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, silent auction

6:30pm-10:00pm, with Cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, silent auction, dinner and entertainment

HOLLYFEST Sponsorship Levels

Partner Sponsorship @ $250 (1 attendee + VIP reception, program listing)
Buy Partner Sponsorship

Benefactor Sponsorship @ $500 (2 attendees + VIP benefits above)
Buy Benefactor Sponsorship

Patron Sponsorship @ $1500 (4 attendees + above + program ad, name/logo)
Buy Patron Sponsorship

Signature Sponsorship @ $3000 (6 attendees + above)
Buy Signature Sponsorship

Champion Sponsorship @ $5000 (8 attendees + above)
Buy Champion Sponsorship


Buy Single Ticket

Two Tickets
Buy Two Tickets

Table of Ten
Buy Table of Ten Tickets

Watch: Scenes from the 2016 HOLLYFEST

Previous HOLLYFEST Auction Items:

Colorado Vacation Home    
Kindly donated by John Danaher
Enjoy a one-week stay in a Colorado vacation home on Oak Draw outside of Westcliffe, CO in the picturesque Sangre de Cristo Mountains.  Two houses included, sleeping 2-4 in the bunk house and 4-6 in the Casa Main.

IPPOLITA Rosé Rock Candy Large Teardrop Earrings
Kindly donated by Ahee Jewelers

Rock Candy is an IPPOLITA signature collection featuring uniquely faceted gemstones in classic silhouettes and colors each hand-set in IPPOLITA Rosé. Gemstones: Smoky Quartz. Presented in the Ahee signature box.


Scotch, Cigars and Sportsmen's Club Membership
Kindly donated by Merchant’s Fine Wine, Jenuwine's Cigar Factory Outlet and Lounge & The Blue Water Sportsman's Association
For the men... or the ladies - one bottle The Balvenie single malt Scotch Whiskey aged 21 years, a Holiday Cigar Sampler,  and  membership to The Blue Water Sportsman’s Association - a full-service members-only sportsman's club featuring a wide variety of shooting activities located in Kimball, MI.


Tickets to the Detroit Opera House

Detroit Red Wings games

Detroit Lions Games


HOLLYFEST Benefit Committee

Jerry Antonelli
Suzanne Antonelli
Mary Beth Austin
Gabriela Boddy
Cynthia Dawdy
Paige Domzalski
Pamela Flom
Luci Kaddouh
George McMullen
Mary Petersen
Rania Routsis
Stephanie Schantz
Cathy Walker
Beth Vernon

Title: HOLLYFEST 2017
Status: Closing date exceeded
Begin: Thursday, November 30, 2017 06:00 pm
End: Thursday, November 30, 2017 11:00 pm
Closing date: Thursday, November 30, 2017 12:00 pm
Presented by: The Family Center
Who Should Attend: Family Center Supporters
Location: The Grosse Pointe Yacht Club, 788 Lake Shore Rd, Grosse Pointe Shores, MI 48236
Seats available: General Admission