Forklift Fantasia: The Shape of Water

Thursday, Sept 29th from 7-11pm
Symphony Square; 1111 Red River Street

We raised over $140,000! Thank you to all our sponsors, donors and guests. See you at our next Forklift Fantasia!

A recap of the evening:

6:30 PM VIP/Sponsor arrival
7:00 PM General Admission 
Photo Booth with Sarah Bork, Interactive Video Installation with Luke Savisky, Hair Bling By Tisa Watson, Appetizers by Word of Mouth, Aquatic tunes by DJ TripleC  

8:30 PM Evening Program with MC Lady Joy
Waller Creek Performance featuring Joshua Barboza, Gary Dittmar, Jesus Alberto Leyva, Melton Levalle Penson, Juan Rocha, Marvin Rodriguez & Saul Villegas
Music: Graham Reynolds
Lighting Design: Stephen Pruitt 
Production Assistant: Lena Rogy
Auctioneer: Gayle Stallings of FUNAuctions
Bars temporarily closed during program

9:15pm Dance Party with DJ Mahealani
Late Night Snack by Homeslice Pizza

10:30pm Raffle Winners Announced
11pm Party Ends

Special thanks to Austin Event Lighting and Waterloo Greenway for their support of tonight’s event. 

Thank you to our Forklift Fantasia Planning Committee
Kathy Garza Smith & Nathan Idais, Co-Chairs
Heather Arnos · Pamela Benson Owens · Liz Bullock · Ezequiel Calderon · Sarah Finley ·  Manuel Flores · Alejandra Hamlet · Bill Hopkins · Liz Howard · Kari Kastner · Daniel Kopp · Patrick Landrum · Tobin Levy · Cari Marshall · Liz Rush-Smyth · Wendy Smith · Tammy Starling · Amy Valentine · Ciyadh Wells · Kevin Witcher

Lead Sponsors
Tito’s Handmade Vodka · Six Square Austin’s Black Cultural District · Ally Medical Emergency Room · Clayton Korte · IBC Bank · CapRock Projects · Studio Balcones · The Honor Roll · Keystone Bank · Patrick Landrum Design · Nine Banded Whiskey · Bitlocks

In-Kind Sponsors
FUN Auctions · Mom & Pops All Natural Frozen Pops · Zócalo Design · Word of Mouth Bakery · The Event Diva · Juiceland · Rambler · Drinkboxt · The Great Outdoors

Partner Sponsors
Frances & Don Baylor, Jr. · Beacon Non-Profit Consulting · Cofer & Connelly, PLLC · Deborah Green & Clayton Aynesworth · Callie Langford & Matt Glazer · Levior Energy · Lucent Wellness · Gloria Moore · Karin Richmond · Nancy Scanlan · Stefania Tafuro· Kevin Witcher

Friends of Forklift
Adisa Communications · Heather & Reed Arnos · Carol Flake Chapman · Christina Corona · The Fowler Law Firm, PC · Bill Hopkins · Liz Howard · Liz & Fahim Idais · Kevin Little & Andrew Roth · Angela & William Marshall · Ashley McLain & J.C. Schmeil · Ruth & Jamie Pennebaker · Jack Reeves · Kara Schultz & Manuel Flores · Honorable Brigid Shea  · Donna Snyder · Amy & Greg Valentine