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Variety Spectacular tickets available now! 

Thursday, May 18
The Geraghty

The 13th Annual Unbelievably Amazing and Terribly Entertaining Blowout Variety Spectacular is back! Embarc invites you to join us for spectacular performances, uniquely curated experiences, and gourmet food and cocktails on Thursday, May 18 from 6:30 – 11:00 p.m. All proceeds raised from the Variety Spectacular will support the nearly 4,000 students and 200 teachers we’re working with this year.

Join us to celebrate all that is possible when we come together to transform entire school communities in Chicago and beyond.

All proceeds from the Variety Spectacular will help us provide transformative experiences to nearly 4,000 of Chicago’s young people.

Tickets on sale now for $125
Purchase a reserved lounge area for 8 for $1,400

*There are limited lounge seating areas available. Get them while you can! 

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Sponsor the Variety Spectacular

Interested in sponsoring Variety Spectacular?  As a Variety Spectacular sponsor, you’ll help us reach our goal of transforming education through providing access to life-changing experiences to all young people. Multiple sponsorship levels with recognition and event benefits are available!

Contact Sarah Heemstra at sheemstra@embarcchicago.org for more information.

Why sponsor?

Your support of Embarc provides you or your company with unique benefits, including the opportunity to:

  • Target a diverse audience including business leaders, philanthropists, city officials, arts enthusiasts, educators, and thought leaders.
  • Align yourself with one of the most innovative nonprofits working to revolutionize our education systems.
  • Receive acknowledgement in media outlets, promo materials distributed to Embarc’s network of over 5,000 businesses and individuals.
  • And much more!

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