SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25
J.W. Marriott Nashville


Stars & Guitars is an adult-only, spring social event that features dinner and silent and live auctions. Please mark your calendar and make plans to join us for this fabulous evening of fun and philanthropy with FRA parents, alumni, faculty, and friends. For questions, please contact our Stars and Guitars co-chairs Ellie Axford and Ivelisse Martin or Beth Loudermilk, FRA event coordinator. 

PURCHASE A TABLE, TICKETS, OR SPONSORSHIP

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


What is Stars & Guitars?
Stars & Guitars is our largest fundraising event of the year!  It is an adult-only, spring social event that features dinner, dancing, as well as silent and live auctions. Sponsorships are available at several levels, and you may also support the event by donating and purchasing auction items. Please mark your calendar and make plans to join us for a fabulous evening of fun and philanthropy with FRA parents, alumni, faculty, and friends.

When and where is the event?
Saturday, February 25, 2023 6 p.m. at The J.W. Marriott, 201 8th Avenue S, Nashville, TN 37203

What is this year’s theme, and what should I wear?
Havana Nights – “Tropical Glam” attire

What is the best way to sit with my friends?  
By purchasing a sponsorship! Opportunities include tickets at each level. Click here to purchase! 

Cha Cha Cha - $12,500
Conga - $7,500
Mambo - $3,500

Committed 2023 Sponsors – THANK YOU!

Presenting Sponsor – Green Hills Pharmacy
Patron Sponsor – BMW of Nashville

What is the cost per ticket if I am not a sponsor? 
Current Parent $250 per ticket and Alumni $200 per ticket

When do individual tickets go on sale? 
Sunday, January 8, 2023

Where will I sit? 
When purchasing tickets under “enter ticket details,” scroll down to “special requests” to list potential couples to sit with you. Otherwise, you will sit with other families in or near your child’s grade to meet new friends and have fun! Sponsoring the event will guarantee full table seating at your request.

How do I donate an auction item? Click here! For questions on auction items, please contact Ivelisse Martin.

Can I still bid on auction items if I do not attend?
You may bid on silent auction items, but live auction items will be reserved for those in attendance.

STARS & GUITARS
— 2023 sponsors —
 

PRESENTING SPONSOR


PATRON SPONSOR
 
CHA CHA CHA SPONSORS
 
 

The Speed Family

 

CONGA SPONSORS

 

MAMBO SPONSORS


Akin, Hughes, Menser, Reed & Sanders Families
Allen, Axford, Clay, Graffeo, & Otto Families
Alvis, Faulkner, Hope, Otillio, & Sobey Families
Anderson, Bryant, Herbert, Manzanares, & Simpler Families
Bean & Koch Families
Beasley / Calderon Families
b.creativ / Blair & Mark Bego
Brooke & Gregg Boling
Copperman, Greenleaf, Nash, Olson, & Spencer Families
Kimmia & Brent Doolittle
Margaret & Jeremy Hamilton
Brittany & William Haugh
Heather McDowell-Levin &
Adam Levin
Adrienne & Richard McRae
Lynn & Charles Moll
Sean & Taylor Ramsey
Jaimie & Jon Robinson
Elizabeth & Ryan Saffle
Monica & Sam Shellabarger
Lacy & Darin Stanchfield
Jessica & Chris Tompkins
Vin Phan 
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