Empty Bowls Fort Worth 2015

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Every year, Tarrant Area Food Bank’s signature event attracts over 2,000 guests and volunteers who donate their time, money and interests into a fusion of culinary and visual arts.

Empty Bowls Fort Worth allows guests to sample tons of soups and deserts from both high-end and casual dining restaurants and caterers in the Fort Worth area.

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Guests can browse unique keepsakes from among 2,500 handcrafted bowls by North Texas artisans and also bid in a Live Auction for Celebrity Bowls, each signed by internationally recognized stars of stage, screen and sports ( Yo-Yo Ma, Harry Winkler “The Fonz,” Arnold Palmer, Tommy Tune, to name a few!)

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The event also consists of various raffles with prizes like Mavericks tickets, a 42-inch flat screen TV and a Jason Aldean Concert Experience, complete with tickets, backstage access and a signed guitar!

The event takes place:

Friday, February 20, 2015 from 11 AM to 1 PM
at the Will Rogers Memorial Center:

3401 West Lancaster, Fort Worth, Texas 76107

Tickets must be purchased ahead of time, and start at $50. If you can’t make the event, you can always make a tax deductible donation!

Purchase Tickets

Donate to Tarrant Area Food Bank

Also, you can volunteer as a sponsor: click here to review sponsorship levels and reserve one, or email Francie Cooper, Community Events Director, if you have any other questions!

Want to paint a bowl for next year’s event?

Each year volunteer painters, professional and amateur alike, begin painting bisque bowls for the next Empty Bowls event, even as the current one takes place.

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Hart Street Pottery would like to invite you to join in the preparation by painting bisque bowls for the upcoming 2016 Empty Bowls event. A $4 donation per bowl is requested to help manage costs.

Hart Street Pottery (17 & up)
6346 Hart Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76112
817-429-7222

What a fun and creative way to be a part of something for a greater cause! All funds benefit Tarrant Area Food Bank and its partner hunger-relief charities in 13 other counties. Remember, just $1 spent at Empty Bowls can supply enough food for 5 meals!

We hope you’ll mark this one on your calendars and make a difference in someone’s life!

Kind Regards,

Mike