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The Bash at the Bishop

The Bash at the Bishop

After a 2-year wait, it’s finally happening!

You Are Cordially Invited to Attend the Premier Social Event of the Year

The Bash at The Bishop

Saturday, November 5, 2022 | 6:15pm Cocktails | 7pm Event Begins
Black-Tie Optional

Chair: Carol Niebanck 

Please join us for the grand return of The Bash at The Bishop, benefiting The Bishop Museum of Science and Nature, one of Bradenton’s top cultural venues. You won’t want to miss this incredible evening celebrating The Bishop’s 75th Anniversary!

The evening will include an exquisite four-course seated culinary experience, entertainment, silent and live auctions, dancing to the musical stylings of Bay Kings Band and more! The Bash at the Bishop will delight and entertain you from the moment you arrive.

The Bash at The Bishop is our largest annual fundraiser. Your support brings exciting exhibitions, programs and initiatives to the community, providing opportunities for discovery, creativity and joy for audiences of all ages. We cannot wait to welcome you back for The Bash at The Bishop on Saturday, November 5!

The Auction is Coming Soon!

This year, The Bash at The Bishop will hold an online auction from October 28 to November 4 to allow participation for those unable to attend the event. Traditional silent and live auctions will be held during the evening on November 5. The auctions will all feature fantastic packages available for bids, including travel, food & beverage, lodging, artwork, specialty baskets, jewelry, family fun and other exciting experiences!

Sponsorship Available Now!

Thank You to Our Sponsors and Corporate Partners

Asscher Sponsor

Asscher Sponsor Willis Smith Construction

Marquise Sponsors

Carl Reynolds Law
Mackey Law Group

Radiant Sponsors

Sylvia Barber

DA Begley

Susan and Mark Butt

Early Learning Coalition
Icard Merrill

King Family Farms

William Manning

SouthState Bank


Enlightened Monkey Arts

Event Favor Sponsor

Heather & Charles Sniffen

Corporate Partners

Corporate Partner Herald-Tribune
Corporate Partner Mosaic