Directly following the reception, the Winter Wonderful dinner festivities begin at 7:30 p.m. in the JW Marriott Marquis.
As you enter the JW Marriott Marquis, a joyous holiday celebration will begin with 200 choristers interspersed around the festive gala tables, singing beautiful holiday music and setting the tone for a magnificent night filled with good cheer. A sumptuous three-course meal will be served, accompanied by favorite carols performed by a variety of small chamber music ensembles.
The Frost Legacy Award will be presented by Dean Shelton Berg to selected individuals for their generous philanthropy to the University of Miami and the South Florida community.
The Frost Chorale, Symphonic Choir, and Choral Union will then delight you with uplifting arrangements of holiday music from around the globe. Beautiful professional event lighting and floral treatments will add to the elegance.
This year’s Winter Wonderful event will take place at the JW Marriott Marquis Miami, which is located at 255 Biscayne Boulevard Way. For directions, please click here. Winter Wonderful is a festive evening event; cocktail attire is suggested. Festivities begin at 6:30 PM.
Gala proceeds are used to fund music scholarships and the Shalala MusicReach community outreach program at the University of Miami Frost School of Music.
Please plan to arrive by 6:30 p.m. to enjoy the reception and all of our gala activities.