Stand Up to Sarcoma – Know Before You Go

We are so excited for you to join us at tomorrow’s 20th Anniversary Stand Up to Sarcoma SFA Gala! Please see important event information below. We encourage you to share this information with any of your event guests that are planning to attend so they have these details as well. For any questions, please reach out to Allison Geisinger at [email protected] or 845.323.5918.

Where is the event?
Edison Ballroom – located 221 West 46th Street, New York City.  If driving, please put this address into your GPS.  However, please note that parking is not available at the ballroom. The Edison Ballroom is near the Edison Hotel but they are separate venues.

What is the time?
The event will begin with a cocktail reception on the rooftop beginning at 6:00pm (ET) followed by a seated dinner in the ballroom. The evening will conclude at 10:00pm.

How do I get to the venue?
By subway, you can take the 1,2,3,7,N,Q,R, or S to Times Square. For parking there is an Icon Parking lot located at 257-259 W 47th Street. 

What attire is appropriate for the event?
Cocktail attire is the order of the day.

What entertainment will there be?
The evening will feature an entertaining musical performance by The Doo Wop Project and the program will be led by our host, Actress Caroline Aaron from The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.

Will I receive physical tickets to the event?
No. All names have been placed on a guest list at check-in. If you have not provided your guests’ name(s), please contact Allison Geisinger at [email protected].

What is the seating availability at the event?
Everyone will have a reserved seat in the ballroom and will be provided with their table number upon check-in.

What is the weather forecast? 
It looks like it will be a lovely day with a high of 70 degrees with periods of sun.

Will there be an auction? 
There will be two separate exciting silent auctions with fabulous items. The special cocktail reception silent auction will be located on the rooftop and feature incredible vacation packages. This auction will only be available during the cocktail reception. Afterwards make your way down to the ballroom and check out our gala silent auction. This auction will be closing promptly at 9pm.  You can view the main auction items ahead of time by clicking here.  And if you haven’t registered for the auction yet, please do so ahead of time as it will save time at the door. 

What food and drink is available?
There will be passed hors d’oeuvres followed by a plated three course meal. There will be a full open bar and signature cocktails.

Will there be a stage program?
There will be a meaningful program honoring some incredible people beginning around 7:30pm.

Is it too late to make a donation?
No! Donations can still be made here.

COVID-19 PROTOCOL
We are not requiring nor checking for vaccination cards at our event.  However, if you don’t feel well or you have been exposed to anyone with COVID-19 or COVID-19 symptoms, please consider the health and safety of others in deciding if you should attend the event.

See you on September 28th!