Live music, local food part of a virtual fundraiser for Levitt Pavilion Dayton

Tickets are on sale for a virtual fundraiser to support the Levitt Pavilion Dayton.. Last year international rock sensations, The Breeders, played a free concert in their hometown at the Levitt Pavilion Dayton on Friday, Sept. 20 as part of the 2019 Eichelberger Concert Season. TOM GILLIAM / CONTRIBUTING PHOTOGRAPHER
Tickets are on sale for a virtual fundraiser to support the Levitt Pavilion Dayton.. Last year international rock sensations, The Breeders, played a free concert in their hometown at the Levitt Pavilion Dayton on Friday, Sept. 20 as part of the 2019 Eichelberger Concert Season. TOM GILLIAM / CONTRIBUTING PHOTOGRAPHER

Tickets are on sale for a virtual fundraiser to support the Levitt Pavilion Dayton.

Levitt Presents: A Virtual Fundraiser will be held Thursday, July 23 at 7 p.m. via Facebook live within a private Facebook group. Tickets are still available through Eventbrite.

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Tickets are on sale for a virtual fundraiser to support the Levitt Pavilion Dayton.  LISA POWELL / STAFF
Tickets are on sale for a virtual fundraiser to support the Levitt Pavilion Dayton.  LISA POWELL / STAFF

“While we remain hopeful that we will be able to host live concerts at some point this summer or fall, we continue to connect with our audiences through virtual means both with virtual concerts and educational opportunities for at-risk or under resourced youth,” Lisa Wagner, the executive director, said in a news release.

“This fundraiser is a way we can connect with our community and help ensure that free music is available to all for years to come.”

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Ticket holders will enjoy an evening emceed by Faith Daniels of WROU with live music and a Q&A session featuring Kyshona Armstrong, a Nashville recording artist.

Tickets are on sale for a virtual fundraiser to support the Levitt Pavilion Dayton.. Last year international rock sensations, The Breeders, played a free concert in their hometown at the Levitt Pavilion Dayton on Friday, Sept. 20 as part of the 2019 Eichelberger Concert Season. TOM GILLIAM / CONTRIBUTING PHOTOGRAPHER
Tickets are on sale for a virtual fundraiser to support the Levitt Pavilion Dayton.. Last year international rock sensations, The Breeders, played a free concert in their hometown at the Levitt Pavilion Dayton on Friday, Sept. 20 as part of the 2019 Eichelberger Concert Season. TOM GILLIAM / CONTRIBUTING PHOTOGRAPHER

A live auction will also be part of the event with an option to join a live curated food and drink experience with Grist Provisions and Tender Mercy. Tickets that include the food and drink upgrades are no longer available.

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Tickets for the virtual fund-raiser only are $25 plus fees. A portion of the ticket price, $25, is a tax-deductible donation to Levitt Dayton and attendees will receive an acknowledgment of their gift after the event.

Tickets can be purchased on Eventbrite or visit LevittDayton.org for more information.

Recording artist Kyshona Armstrong. CONTRIBUTED
Recording artist Kyshona Armstrong. CONTRIBUTED