Behind the Scenes with Author, Daniel James Brown January 26, 2017


In partnership with the Public Library Systems in Sarasota and Manatee counties, this exclusive event will bring together rowing fans, as well as book lovers.  Be inspired all over again as Daniel James Brown, the author of The Boys in the Boat, shares stories behind the real-life story with attendees at a limited-seating luncheon at Fete Catering and Ballroom on Thursday January 26, 2017.  All tickets include lunch and a complimentary edition of The Boys in the Boat, the emotional and unforgettable tale of the University of Washington eight-man crew and its unlikely pursuit of Olympic gold at the 1936 Berlin Games.   The author also will be available for photos and to sign copies of The New York Times best seller.

Ticket options:

$100: Lunch and copy of book provided. (11:30 AM – 12:45 PM)

$150 (Limited to 75 tickets only): In addition to lunch and a copy of the book, guests choosing this option will also be treated to an even more intimate group discussion prior to the luncheon. (10:45 AM – 11:30 AM)

$900: Corporate table seating 10.

Date & Time: Thu, January 26, 2017 | 11:15 AM – 12:45 PM EST                                                                               Location: Fete Catering & Ballroom | 10670 Boardwalk Loop | Lakewood Ranch, Florida 34202