PWSC 25th Annual Scholarship Fundraiser

Join us for the Renaissance Feast with dinner and entertainment! This year’s event will feature a costume contest, dinner catered by the Chocolate Gypsy, marketplace with artisan goods for sale, dessert dash, and the chance to throw fruit at Shakespearean actors! Net proceeds go to the PWSC Scholarship Fund to benefit students of Prince William Sound College.

  • Date: Saturday, April 8, 2017
  • Time: Doors open at 5:00 p.m. and dinner begins at 6:00 p.m.
  • Location: Valdez Civic Center
  • Ticket Cost: $60

Corporate sponsor tables are also available! Call 907-834-1620 for more information.

Buy tickets online!

Here’s what’s happening at the event:

The Costume Contest

Come dressed as a renaissance character and win a prize! Categories include: Dirtiest Peasant, Most Regal Royal, Best Couple or Group Costume, Best Character. Winners get bragging rights and a small prize.

The Tomato Show

A short version of William Shakespeare’s As You Like It, will be performed at the event. You will have the opportunity to buy fruit to throw at the actors!

Dinner by the Chocolate Gypsy

A family style meal will be prepared and brought out to the tables for a sit down dinner.

Here is what’s on the menu: baguette and renaissance spring soup (brothy), stuffed Cornish game hen (or vegetarian option), baked potato with butter, sour cream, and green onions, and corn on the cob.

Dessert Dash

Each table will have the opportunity to bid on the dessert of their choice.

The Marketplace

We are excited to announce that there will be a marketplace at the event for attendees to barter on items! The Marketplace blends a light-hearted mood with the entertainment of a Renaissance style market place. We will have a variety of items from local artists and businesses as well as items from around the state.

Unable to attend, but still want to give?

Buy a raffle ticket, or you can always donate to the PWSC Scholarship Fund at

Questions? Call the PWSC Business Office at 907-834-1620 (Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.)


Posted on: January 6, 2017