Fat Garden Party fundraiser to benefit Muskegon green space
Caroline MacGregor May 9, 2013 | WGVU After
winning the people’s vote for “Lets Save Michigan” - a place making contest held
by the Michigan Municipal League; the Watermark Center and a local delicatessen hope to create a haven for local residents and visitors to celebrate
“beautiful Michigan summers”
Sarah Rooks, president of the Watermark Center. The Fat
Garden Party will be held this Friday evening, May 10th at 6 at the
Watermark Center’s event space on Washington Ave.
Gilbert, who owns Fatty Lumpkins Sandwich Shack along with girlfriend Jera Cook, says the event will feature music by the
Crane Wives and Mux Rec, along with face painting, glass blowing, hoola
hooping and prizes.
Sales from Fatty
Lumpkins sandwiches and along with merchandize and proceeds from auctions and
other revenue will directly benefit the garden.
“break some ground”
Watermark and Fatty Lumpkins have partnered with landscape management company, Schultz
Transport, for planning of the green space and local artist, Mat Moore, who is
busy working on functional works of art and growing plants for the garden.
Garden Party is open to the public.Tickets are 6 dollars at the door or 10
dollars if you’d like to include a 4 dollar donation. They can also be
purchased at Fatty Lumpkins deli or online at the event’s Brown Paper Tickets site online at:
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