Benefit Concert

Join us on Thursday, October 1st, 2015 at the Firehouse Arts Center, for a fun evening of music with indie-band Ten Car Train!

A $100 VIP Ticket gets you a fantastic pre-concert champagne reception beginning at 6pm “backstage” with the band, as well as special balcony seating upstairs during the performance!

Doors open at 6:30pm for General Admission Tickets – $40 each

We have a few tickets left for sale at the door!

Ten Car Train is an indie-rock band of local area musicians who play their own original music as well as cover rock classics! Check out one of their songs:



In addition to the Rockin’ Concert, you will enjoy delicious culinary creations from Valley Catering, such as:

Passed appetizers:

Lobster Bisque Shooter
A perfect blend of sweet lobster in a rich cream

Grilled Polenta Sundried Tomato Coulis (GF-V-VG)
Polenta, sundried tomatoes, olives, scallions, garlic & dill

Mango Crab Cakes
Successive layers of wasabi mayo and fresh crab mix

Cucumber Quinoa Cups (GF – V – VG)
Cucumber, quinoa, mango, celery, scallions, cilantro & fresh mint

Grilled Artichoke Bottoms – VIP area only
Medley of seafood married with a citrus aioli
Stationary Appetizer Stations:

Mini Turkey Croissant Sandwiches
Carved to order with a fresh mini croissant

Butternut Squash Pulled Pork atop Pumpkin Bread
Finished off with butternut squash custard & cranberry apple compote

Apple Cranberry Baked Brie
Creamed Brie with fresh cranberry apple atop a pastry cup

Chocolate Caramel Salt Bites
Enrobed with chocolate chips & drizzled with caramel

Handmade Fresh Raspberry Bars
Raspberry preserves & topped with brown sugar oatmeal streusel

Gourmet Lemon Squares
Sweet & tangy lemon filling lightly dusted with powdered sugar

Elaborate Mini Cheesecakes
Delicious assortment of mini cheesecakes

GF – Gluten Free, V – Vegetarian, VG – Vegan

Attendees will also have a chance to bid on a wide variety of auction items ranging from jewelry, sports activities, and catered dinners hosted by local restaurateurs to a 7-night stay in a private home in Kailua Kona on the Big Island of Hawaii! More info to come in our Concert & Auction Program!



Thank you to Platinum Sponsors:






and Gold Sponsors: