Rock Chalk Ball

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Rock Chalk Ball 2014 is officially sold out!

Saturday, April 26, 2014
“Jayhawks and Juleps”
Overland Park Convention Center
6000 College Blvd.
Overland Park, KS 66211
Map and Driving Directions

Since 1996, the Rock Chalk Ball has been the premier fundraising event in Kansas City for the KU Alumni Association, helping to advance our mission of strengthening our beloved University of Kansas. The 19th annual Rock Chalk Ball is hosted by event chairs Laura and Todd Sutherland, assoc., and will feature special guest and emcee Steve Doocy, j’79, co-host of “Fox & Friends” on the Fox News Channel.

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Bid on a Derby Hat!

This year’s Rock Chalk Ball will feature a Derby-style theme. Our first online auction will include custom Derby hats and bowties designed by artistic and crafty Jayhawks. The auction will begin April 10, so take a look at the hats and get your wallets ready!

 

Schedule of Events

5-6 p.m.
Presidents Party
(Presidents Club members, benefactors and their table guests only)
- Hors d’oeuvres and cocktails
- Attendees may preview and bid on silent auction items

6-7:30 p.m.
Silent Auction

- Hors d’oeuvres and cocktails

7:30 p.m.
Silent Auction closes
Rock Chalk Chant with KU Band and Spirit Squad
Live Auction and Dinner


8:30 p.m.
Dancing to the music of The Michael Beers Band

Jayhawk Derby-inspired or black tie attire encouraged

In keeping with the Alumni Association’s mission to strengthen KU, proceeds from the 2014 Rock Chalk Ball will be used to enhance and expand outstanding alumni programs that unite Jayhawks, provide networking opportunities, and engage alumni in student recruitment and other advocacy on behalf of KU.

For more information, contact Betsy Winetroub at 913.897.8445 or bwinetroub@kualumni.org.