Senator Nelson's Annual 40th Birthday FAQ

October 2, 2017

SENATOR JANE NELSON ANNUAL 40th BIRTHDAY PARTY FAQs

When and Where?
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, October 12, 2017
Delaney Vineyard, Grapevine TX

What is the cost of admission?
Pricing has changed for this year's event.  The event is open to all hosts with a contribution of $250 or more. That level includes 2 admissions to the event.  Additional host levels are described at http://www.janenelson.org/contribute

What do I get with my contribution?
Complimentary appetizers, beer/wine, entertainment, a keepsake photo and – most importantly – support for a fantastic Senator!

Do I need to RSVP?
We would prefer you RSVP so we can print your nametag in advance, but it is also possible to pay at the door.

What do I wear?
The event is at a winery this year, so the dress is After 5. 

Will the event take place at the same venue as last year?
No.  The event will take place at Delaney Vineyards, 2000 Champagne Boulevard, Grapevine TX 76051.   http://www.delaneyvineyards.com 

Where do I park?
Parking is first come, first serve.  There is limited parking at the Vineyard, but after 5 p.m. there are plenty of parking spaces in the office park across Merlot.

Where do I check in?
There is one check in station on the covered patio of the winery.  If you have paid in advance, you will simply check and collect your nametag at stations divided alphabetically by last name.  If you have yet to pay, collect your nametag at Will Call.

What time will we hear from Senator Nelson?
The program begins at 6:45 p.m.

Will there be entertainment?
Yes, this year's entertainment is saxaphonist Vandell Andrew.

What if I’m an elected official or candidate?
Elected officials and candidates should sign in at one of the two registration areas.  Because this is a smaller venue without a large stage, the list of elected officials in attendance will be read at the end of the program.

How Do I Get There From Fort Worth/Mid Cities?

Go North on Highway 121 and exit on Glade Road. Continue through the intersection going past McDonalds. Turn right at the first street, Champagne Blvd. (there is a “Care Now” facility on the corner). Turn left at the first street, Merlot.

How Do I Get There From Dallas?

Go West on Highway 635 and join Highway 121 South (airport / Fort Worth). Follow signs to 121 South to Fort Worth (you will pass the North entrance of the airport). Exit on Glade Road. Make a U turn under the over pass and proceed North on the access road (you will pass McDonalds). Turn right at the first street, Champagne Blvd. (there is a “Care Now” facility on the corner). Turn left at the first street, Merlot

How Do I Get There From Lewisville?

Follow signs to Highway 121 South to Fort Worth (you will pass the North Entrance of the airport). Exit on Glade Road. Make a U turn under the over pass and proceed North on the access road (you will pass McDonalds). Turn right at the first street, Champagne Blvd. (there is a “Care Now” facility on the corner). Turn left at the first street, Merlot.

How Do I Get There From Main Street in Grapevine?

South on 121 (you will pass the exit to 360 south, then Stone Myers Parkway and Hall Johnson). Exit Glade Road. Make a U turn under the over pass and proceed North on the access road (you will pass McDonalds). Turn right at the first street, Champagne Blvd (there is a "Care Now" facility on the corner). Turn left at the first street, Merlot. 

How Do I Get There From Arlington/Irving?

Go North on Highway 360 and make a left exit (West) on Glade Road. Go West for about 1 mile. Turn right on to Champagne Blvd. Turn right at the first street, Merlot.