And the winner is …Two lucky winners were drawn at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion’s “Saturday Night Live” gala Feb. 26, each for purchasing a winning raffle ticket prior to the event. The first name drawn was that of Phil Wedemeyer, who was not present at the gala. Wedemeyer won the 2011 Audi A5 Convertible donated by Audi of America. The second name drawn was that of Gerald Glenn, who won two first-class tickets on United Airlines (formerly Continental Airlines, official airline of The Pavilion).
A total of 616 raffle tickets were sold prior to and at the event. The 617th ticket was auctioned off at the gala for $7,000, bringing the raffle proceeds to $68,600 benefiting The Pavilion’s 2011 performing arts and educational outreach programs.
For more information about the “Saturday Night Live” gala and The Pavilion, visit www.woodlandscenter.org.
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The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion is part of The Center for the Performing Arts at The Woodlands, a nonprofit 501 (c)(3) organization that provides diverse, high-quality performing arts events for the entertainment and enrichment of a broad regional audience. Through numerous educational and community outreach programs, The Center is a catalyst for attracting new audiences to the performing arts and building strong ties between the arts and educational institutions.