Responsibility, Education, Diversity
We look forward to seeing you at this beloved, community event!
DATE, TIME & LOCATIONTuesday, May 29
11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Embassy Suites, downtown Lincoln
RESERVED TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT!
We’re excited to announce that reserved tickets to the 2018 Empty Bowls event are sold out! We will have a limited number of tickets available for walk-in purchase at the event.
Thank you all for your continued support of—and enthusiasm for—this event.
We are grateful for the collaborations with community sponsors, restaurant donors and celebrity servers who help us making this a special event for all of you who attend. We look forward to seeing you at Embassy Suites on Tuesday, May 29, beginning at 11 a.m.!
• $25 each, including sales tax - advance tickets are sold out; a limited number will be available at the door.
• Each ticket purchase includes admission to the event, soup, and a handcrafted, original pottery bowl, courtesy of Down Under Pottery.
All online ticket purchases for Empty Bowls made on or after Wednesday, May 23 will NOT be mailed. They will be available at the Welcome/Will-call table at the event.
ABOUT THE EVENTThis event supports our programs, which allow us to feed the hungry citizens of our community and service area.Each person attending leaves with a hand-crafted stoneware bowl of their choosing from Down Under Pottery. The empty bowls symbolize the bowls our community has filled over the years--and the bowls that still need filling.
2018 PARTICIPATING RESTAURANTS & FEATURED AGENCY PARTNERFifteen of Lincoln's finest restaurants--including two of the Food Bank's Agency Partners--will offer delicious soups. Check back for updates before the event!
Venue Restaurant and Lounge
9 South Chargrill
The Gathering Place & Salvation Army - Featured Agency Partners
Embassy Suites Bar and Grille
John J's Chow Hall
2018 EVENT SPONSORSHead Chef ($15,000+)
Peed Family Foundation
Soup Bowl ($2,500-$4,999)
Union Bank and Trust
RKD Alpha Dog
Agility Fuel Solutions
Farmer's Mutual of Nebraska
Soup Ladle ($1,500-$2,499)
LincOne Federal Credit Union
Cline Williams Law Firm
Lincoln Surgical Hospital and Sutton Linder & Sutton
Soup Spoon ($750-$1,499)
Speedway Motors, Inc.
Security First Bank
Husker Auto Group
Hampton Enterprises-Properties and Construction
Green's Furnace & Plumbing Co.
Great Western Bank
Continental Contitech/United Steel Workers 286
Casey's General Store
C & T Kucera, LLC
Dean Foods-Land O' Lakes
Nebraska Land Title & Abstract