Friday, October 23, 2009

Liquor Group Title Sponsor of Gala on the Grounds

Liquor Group Florida is proud to be the title sponsor of the 2009 Gala on the Grounds 29th Annual Event on Saturday, October 24th, from 6:00 to 10:00, to benefit the Beaches Museum & History Center, operated by the Beaches Area Historical Society at Pablo Historical Park, Jacksonville Beach, Florida. This event raises the funds necessary to operate the museum for the entire year, and is a key component in the operations of the Historical Society. Through the efforts and due to the kindness and goodwill of Catherine Kashou, a Board Member of the Society, Liquor Group was brought to the table as the Platinum $10,000+ sponsor this year.

The goal of the Society is to nurture civic pride for the distinct history of the Beaches, while providing education, information and entertainment for those who live, work and vacation in our communities. This year the Gala includes participation from many local businesses and Liquor Group customers such as A La Carte, Beach Diner, Billy's Boathouse, Bukkets Baha, Crabcake Factory, Eleven South, Fazzini's Coffee, Marker 32, North Beach Bistro, Palm Valley Fish Camp, Shelby's Coffeehouse, Sun Dog Diner, Yucatan Taco Stand, The Fish Company, Beach Bud's Chicken, Beachside Seafood, Bongiorno's Philly Steak Shop, Cabo's Island Pizza, European Street Cafe, Hala Cafe, Jacksonville Sports Bar, Pusser's, Snapper's and TacoLu. Many national corporate sponsors also participate in the Gala including Publix, Ruth's Chris, Roy's, Stonewood Grill.

Products featured at the events this year include the new and exciting Whipped Lightning, Columbus Anejo Rum and Fat Ass Tequila as well as known brands such as Surreal Vodka, Old St. Andrews Whisky & Ocean Vodka. Happy Vodka, Black Forrest Devil, Party A Go-Go and Primo Vodka round out the spirits “guest list”.

“Liquor Group prides itself on community involvement and is pleased to be a large part of the Gala this year.” says C. J. Eiras, CEO of Liquor Group Wholesale (OTCBB: LIQR). “I just hope we don’t run out of product at the event since most of the other sponsors are customers of ours!” Eiras uses his companies to sponsor many charitable events throughout the country and is a Philanthropist in his own right.

Some photos from the event: