Season of Giving
Season of Giving
- Dec 07 / Saturday 6:00 PM
- Dec 09 / Monday 8:00 AM
- Dec 14 / Saturday 8:00 AM
- Dec 19 / Thursday 10:00 AM
- Dec 27 / Friday 10:00 AM
Spectra, providers of Venue Management, Food Services & Hospitality, and Partnerships at Alerus Center, is very excited to announce that the Season of Giving presented by Cities 104.3 will return for 2019.
From November 19 - December 27, Spectra’s focus will be towards a season of giving, sharing, and promoting social good. Each event will highlight amazing people, charities, and causes with the goal of generating fundraising dollars, raising awareness, and spreading holiday cheer in the Greater Grand Forks Area Community.
Season of Giving Event Dates and Events are:
Tue, Nov 19 Food Drive
Sat, Nov 23 Spectra Cares
Mon, Nov 25 Pet Drive
Mon, Dec 2 Hero Appreciation
Sat, Dec 7 Family Movie Night
Mon, Dec 9 “Stuff the Sleigh” Gift Drive
Sat, Dec 14 Breakfast with Santa
Thu, Dec 19 Big Ticket Giveaway
Fri, Dec 27 Ticket Donation
* Dates are subject to change
Food Drive: Starting November 19, we will be collecting non-perishable items to be donated to Northlands Rescue Mission. On Tuesday, November 19, we will have someone designated outside Entrance 8 to collect the donated items. After Tuesday, please drop off donations at the Alerus Center Admin Office located inside Entrance 1. Our business hours are M-F 8:00AM-5:00PM. We will be collecting donations until December 27.
Pet Drive: Starting November 25, we will be collecting items to be donated to Journey Home Animal Rescue. On Monday, November 25, we will have someone designated outside Entrance 8 to collect the donated items. After Monday, please drop off donations at the Alerus Center Admin Office located inside Entrance 1. Our business hours are M-F 8:00AM-5:00PM. We will be collecting donations until December 27.
Family Movie Night: We will be showing a holiday movie on our jumbotrons inside the arena on Saturday, December 7. We will be providing free popcorn and thanks to Coca-Cola, everyone who attends Family Movie Night will get to enjoy a free Coke! Reminder, this is a FREE EVENT to attend. Concessions will be available. No outside food and beverage.
"Stuff the Sleigh" Gift Drive: We will be kicking off the "Stuff the Sleigh" on Monday, December 9. On Monday, December 9, we will have a sleigh at Alerus Center at Entrance 8 where you can drop off gifts to be donated to the CVIC. We will still collect items after that day and we ask that you drop off your donations at the Alerus Center Admin Office located inside Entrance 1. Our business hours are M-F 8:00AM-5:00PM. We will be collecting donations until December 27.
Breakfast with Santa: Breakfast with Santa will be held on our concourse on Saturday, December 14 from 8:00AM-11:00AM. Breakfast will be provided courtesy of Ground Round. Free will donations will also be accepted. Also, pictures with Santa will be available!
Big Ticket Giveaway: The Big Ticket Giveaway courtesy of the Greater Grand Forks Convention & Visitor's Bureau will be a contest that will run from November 15 - December 15 where anyone can sign up for a chance to WIN 2 FREE CLUB SEATS TO EVERY EVENT HELD AT ALERUS CENTER IN 2020. The winner of the contest will be announced on Thursday, December 19. More details to follow.
Along with all of these events, the Spectra team at Alerus Center is going to "Adopt a Family" and provide assistance to a family in need this holiday season.