December 10th 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM EST

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LET'S END THIS YEAR WITH SOME HOLIDAY CHEER!

These upscale, exquisite live band  LIVE, LAUGH, LOVE JAZZ/SOUL Dinner parties started off in 2012 at The Wyndham Hotel (now named The Lexington Hotel) produced by Akia Uwanda. They were created to give adults something fun and entertaining to do while raising awareness for a cause. Over the years, several charities have been blessed. We are happy to be a conduit of gaining awareness and funds for them. This year's charity we are blessing is Intentionally Pretty.

SATURDAY, December 10th, 6-10 pm

@ The Aloft Hotel, Tapestry Park

4812 W. Deer Lake Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32246

Free Parking!

DOORS OPEN AT 5:00 PM for to enjoy our vendors. Seating will start at 5:45 PM for VIP and 6 pm  for GENERAL ADMISSION. EVENT WILL START PROMPTLY at 6:15 PM.

THIS EVENT IS KNOWN TO SELL OUT!

AKIA UWANDA & FRIENDS Band featuring Jerome Kyles on Keys, Willis Raines on Drums, Lawrence Buckner on Bass, and  Edward Brown on Lead Guitar are sure to delight your ears with a combo of Jazz and Soul.

GET READY TO WIN WONDERFUL DOOR PRIZES!

A comedian is sure to tickle your funny bone while The Aloft provides delectable cuisine that your taste buds will thoroughly enjoy. DJ Shotgun will get you up on your feet.

We are proud to highlight local small businesses as our sponsors and vendors.

RSVP and RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED BY 12-5-22.

ADVANCE TICKET PRICE IS $75/PP, $95 VIP  Seating.

*Note: If you must pay after Dec. 4th Midnight, there will be a $10 increase

on all ticket cost due required food count via hotel.

All seats will be arranged at designated tables.

(If you are in a Group of 8+, indicate the name of your group leader in the comments at checkout.)

Check out these media links that captured the moments from previous Jazz Dinner Parties with Akia Uwanda & Friends produced by Akia Uwanda Enterprises:

https://youtu.be/ACDDYrbj9IA and https://youtu.be/Wt1HxuK3R2w

About INTENTIONALLY PRETTY:

Intentionally Pretty is a 501 c3 organization and serves as a non-profit leg of My TRUE Beauty LLC. Intentionally PRETTY was officially formed in 2020 during the height of the pandemic to carry on the philanthropic works that My TRUE Beauty began in 2017. We are pleased to continue to help individuals succeed in alternative careers, provide support to cancer survivors, and improve financial literacy in underserved communities. We are excited to now expand our reach in improving overall wellness in our communities. For more info, go to www.intentionallypretty.org

Come LIVE in the moment, LAUGH along the way, and LOVE every minute as you Eat, Groove, Dance, and Give to a great cause.

HOPE TO SEE YOU SOON!

AKIA UWANDA ENTERPRISES & GLOBAL MUSIC & PUBLISHING GROUP

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Register

Please Register by Monday, December 5, 2022 3:00 PM EST

Item Qty Amount Total
VIP ADMISSION $95.00 $0.00

VIP Admission Seating (Tables seat up to 8 people)
Early Entrance
Holiday Gift Treat
Champagne for Table                            
Early Access to Dinner Buffet

Dinner Includes:

Aloft Signature House Salad

Traditional Roasted Turkey with Pan Gravy and Cranberry Relish

Glazed Salmon

Garlic Mashed Potatoes  

Fresh Vegetable Medley

Chef's Assorted Holiday Cookies

Rolls with Butter and Iced Tea

Mention group leader name in comments.


  • $105.00 after 12/5/2022 10:00 AM EST
GENERAL ADMISSION $75.00 $0.00

General Admission Seating (Tables seat up to 8 people)
Dinner, Show, Vending Fair & A Good Time

Dinner Includes:

Aloft Signature House Salad

Traditional Roasted Turkey with Pan Gravy and Cranberry Relish

Glazed Salmon

Garlic Mashed Potatoes  

Fresh Vegetable Medley

Chef's Assorted Holiday Cookies

Buffet Includes Rolls with Butter and Iced Tea


  • $85.00 after 12/5/2022 10:00 AM EST
VENDOR $150.00 $0.00

Includes an 6-foot table and a chair. Bring your table draping.

You will receive a meal as well.

If you are bringing someone with you, you must buy them a regular ticket to attend due to cost of food and event.


  • $160.00 after 12/5/2022 10:00 AM EST

Total: $0.00

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