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Centennial Gala Ticket Frequently Asked Questions

19 Dec Posted by in Centennial | Comments

Updated 12/19/19

1.     Where is the gala celebration taking place?

Crowne Plaza Hotel
(formerly the Pontchartrain)
2 Washington Blvd
Detroit, Michigan 48226

2.     What is the date and time does it start?

November 7, 2020 at 5:00pm

3. Is parking available?

Valet parking is available for $10.00.

4. How much are the tickets?

Tickets are $125.00 for adults and
$25.00 for children (3-12 years)

5. When do tickets go on sale?

Ticket sales in the cloakroom will begin on the third Sunday in January 2020. Further details will be listed in the monthly newsletter.

6. How many guests are assigned to a table?

Ten (10) guests are assigned to a table.

7. How are the guests assigned to the tables?

Guests are assigned on a first come, first serve basis determined by the purchase date of your ticket.

8. Can tables be reserved for families and/or groups?

Tickets will not be reserved or held for families or groups unless they are purchased together at one time.

9. If I purchase my ticket online, how and when will I receive my ticket?

To be determined. Additional information will be posted online or in the newsletter.

10. How often will they be sold?

Once a month in the cloakroom.

11. How can I purchase a ticket?

There are five (5) methods in which can purchase your ticket:

  • Cash
  • Money Order
  • Personal check
  • Credit card (VISA and Mastercard)
  • Installment plan

12. What is the installment plan?

You can purchase your ticket in three (3) individual payments. The first payment is $42.00 and is non-refundable. Your final payment must be paid by August 31, 2020 in cash or money order in order to secure your ticket. You must sign an agreement with your first payment.

13. Why is the $42.00 nonrefundable?

All monies collected will be used to secure the venue.

14. If I pay for my check with a personal check, will I immediately receive my ticket?

No; You will receive your ticket on the following distribution date in the cloak room in order to allow time for the personal check to clear through the bank.

15. Will emergencies be considered?

Emergencies will be reviewed on a case by case basis under the installment plan only.

16. When is the last day that I can purchase a ticket?

August 31, 2020 by cash, money or credit card in order to secure your ticket on the same day.

17. Will tickets be sold at the door?

No. Tickets will not be sold at the door.

18. Who is the speaker?

The speaker will be listed in the newsletter and on the Centennial Central Website.

19. Will the bus ministry be available to take seniors and others to the gala and how do you sign up for the bus transportation?

To be determined. Updated information will be in the newsletter or pastoral emphasis sheet.