Banquet 2018

It’s a family reunion.
It’s a wonderful meal shared with friends.
. . . And we have Reserved Tables! 

Friday, February 23, 2018

6:15 pm -Reception
7:00 pm – Seated Dinner
9:15 pm – Compline in the Atrium

Begin the evening with a reception among the exhibitors in the corridors surrounding the Banquet area. There will be several cash bars (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) available, so bring those “greenbacks” as no credit cards accepted.

New this year, for a $200 donation to the Council Hurricane Relief effort your church can reserve a table for 10 at the banquet. Even better you can request a center-of-the-action table or edge-of-room table for a quick exit.  And best of all, your group can arrive at a leisurely pace, knowing you have a seat for everyone.  Don’t have 10 friends?  That’s OK, find another church or invite a stranger! Click here to signup and pay.

Reserve a Banquet Table and Donate to Hurricane Relief

Link to Special Registration Form (payment required)

At 7:00 pm our seated dinner is designed to serve as a time of family reunion.  Find a chair (or your reserved table!) with friends and catch up on the latest happenings around the diocese.  The meal begins with a salad of Texas field greens, red grapes, spiced pecans and goat cheese crumbles; followed by a Duo of herb seared filet of Salmon with poblano hollandaise sauce and Sirloin with shiitake burgundy reduction; and capping it all is chocolate caramelized pecan cake.    For those who require a vegetarian entree, an alternative will be available.  Note: During registration indicate any special food needs (Gluten free, vegetarian, etc.)  You will receive a special card to display in front of your place setting at all Council meals.

It just wouldn’t be Council at the Embassy if we didn’t close our evening with a short Compline service in the Atrium about 8:45 pm.

The cost of the Banquet is included for Clergy, Delegates, Alternates and Clergy Spouses. Registered visitors to Council (at $35) and registered exhibitors (cost of booth) may purchase banquet tickets for $40 each.

Episcopal Diocese of West Texas

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