Dining in the Dark: LATIN NIGHT

July 28, 2018 @ 6:00PM — 9:00PM

A Latin-themed, wine-pairing culinary experience - while blindfolded! Presented by Karen Goldberg, Event Chair.

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The unique, sensory and culinary experience while blindfolded will highlight Lighthouse of SWFL, a non-profit agency which provides vital training, programs and services to individuals living with blindness and vision impairment.

Time & Location

July 28, 2018 |

Gloria's La Trattoria Cafe Napoli, 12377 S. Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907

6:00 PM Welcome cocktail

6:30 PM Wine dinner begins promptly

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Event Details

Dining in the Dark: LATIN NIGHT will also feature a silent auction and educational program.

Dress Code

Dressy casual. The following attire is encouraged:


  • Dress
  • Skirt and dressy top
  • Dressy pants outfit


  • Cubavera shirt, and slacks
  • Dress shirt, casual button down shirt, open collar or polo shirt

HUGE THANKS to our sponsors:

Gloria's La Trattoria Cafe Napoli, our host; Southwest Florida Optometric Association, our Platinum Sponsor, Gorovoy Eye Specialists, Presenting Sponsor, Pulse Technology Solutions, Wine Sponsor; New Phoenix Theatre, Beverage Napkin Sponsor, and Custom Fitness, Jack & Karen Green, our Swag Sponsors.

Presenting - $5,000 (1 only)

  • Recognition as Presenting Sponsor
  • VIP pre-party for 10
  • VIP table with preferred seating for 10
  • Extra VIP swag!
  • Lighthouse Ambassador at future events
  • 12 month promo on website, social media, e-newsletter

Platinum - $5,000 (1 only)

  • Recognition as Platinum Sponsor
  • VIP table for 10 guests
  • Pre-VIP party at Miracle Baseball game 4/27/2018 (includes: food and beverage)
  • 12 month promo of company on website, social media, and e-newsletter

Wine Sponsor – $1,500

  • 4 guest tickets
  • Lighthouse Ambassador at future events
  • Recognition at event
  • Company logo on souvenir wine

Cocktail Napkin Sponsor Sponsor - $750

  • 2 guest tickets
  • Company logo on cocktail napkins
  • Recognition at event
  • Lighthouse Ambassador at future events

Swag Sponsor - $250

  • Company logo on swag bags
  • Marketing materials in swag bags
  • Recognition at event