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Mobile Auction Bidding Now Open! “Give My Regards to Broadway” Gala and Organ Concert

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Home of the Sparrow cordially invites you and your guests to attend “Give My Regards to Broadway” Annual Gala & Organ Concert.  This sell out event will be held at The Sanfilippo Estate in Barrington Hills on Saturday, May 16th.  The Sanfilippo “Place de la Musique” is known worldwide.

Guests attending will be welcomed to explore the estate’s splendor through self guided tours, view phenomenal collections, attend the organ concert of Broadway favorites performed by the renowned  R. Jelani Eddington, indulge in butler served hors d’oeuvres, four hours open bar, exquisite dinner, auction, and a short program featuring women your support is helping.  This is a semi-formal event – black tie being optional.

Tickets are $175.00 Per Person or reserve an entire table at a discounted price.  
Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities and Packages are Available!

Join this year’s silent auction as we open pre-bidding and participation to the public in early May!

Event Schedule

  • Self Guided Estate Tours: 4:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Organ Concert: 5:15-6:00 pm
  • Auction Viewing, Cocktails and Hors d’Oeuvres: 6:00 pm in Carousel Pavilion
  • Dinner, Program and Live Auction: 8:00 pm

For further information email Reyeh Aguilar, Events & Marketing Manager, at or call (815)271-5444  x-40

Information on The Sanfilippo Foundation “Place de la Musique”

The Sanfilippo “Place de la Musique” is known worldwide for its magnificent collections of beautifully restored antique music machines, phonographs, arcade and gambling machines, chandeliers, art glass, the world’s largest restored theatre pipe organ, the most spectacular European salon carousel in existence, street and tower clocks, steam engines and other functional mechanical antiques, displayed within a breathtaking French Second Empire setting.
Learn more, as you watch this video of The Sanfilippo Estate and see what the estate has in store for your visit!

Thank you to all our 2015 Gala Sponsors!



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