Night At The Museum

7th Annual Gala Fundraiser

Saturday, September 18, 2021 | 6:00-10:30 p.m.
Sloan Museum of Discovery, 1221 E. Kearsley St. Flint, MI 48503
$125 per person
Cocktail attire | Ages 21+


Join us for Building for the Future, an evening inspired by the transformations throughout our great City of Flint in the past, present, and future. This special evening will be held at the new Sloan Museum of Discovery. Enjoy live and silent auctions, live music, dancing, delicious food and beverages, and great company—all for a great cause! Night at the Museum, Building for the Future, will be the first large fundraiser held in the new Sloan Museum of Discovery event space! Though exhibits will not yet be installed, guests will enjoy an exciting sneak peek at the new museum and celebrate our city’s great history and future. Move and dance to the Soul’d Out band, and savor delicious catered gourmet food and cocktails!

Please RSVP by September 8. Purchase tickets or sponsorships online, or contact us for more information:
Ticket Sales: Contact Lauralyn at 810-237-7331 or
Sponsorship Opportunities: Contact Debbe at 810-252-3424 or

Online Silent Auction

To participate in the silent auction, please register for an account on our ClickBid auction website. A credit card will be required to create your account; however, you will only be charged if you win an item. Your ClickBid account allows you to start bidding before the event! The silent auction will open for bidding Wednesday, September 15 at 12 p.m. We will notify all registrants when the auction items are live on the website. All proceeds from the auction will benefit Sloan Museum and Longway Planetarium’s operations.

Winning Bids

The credit cards for all winning bids will be run at 10:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 18, 2021. When possible, gift cards will be emailed by Thursday, September 23, 2021. Other items will be mailed, or for large items, arrangements will be made for socially distancing-friendly pickup from Longway Planetarium.

Register for the Auction

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Make A Night Of It & Stay Downtown

The Hilton Garden Inn Downtown Flint is providing Night at the Museum guests with discounted room rates for the night of the event. 13 King rooms and 2 Queen rooms are available for $139 for the night of September 18. Offer valid until September 3, 2021.

Click here to reserve at the discounted rate

Become A Sponsor

Would you like to support Sloan Museum and Longway Planetarium by sponsoring this event? Contact Debbe Campbell at 810-237-7391 for more information. Click here to download the sponsor form.

Sponsorship Information

Thank You to our Sponsors!

Title Sponsor

Entertainment Sponsor

Dinner Sponsor

Architect Sponsors

Valet Sponsor

Live Auction

Silent Auction

Contractor Sponsors

Photo Booth


Education corner

Party Roamer


Makers Corner

Cocktail Hour

Engineer Sponsors

Credit Card Fee



Signature Cocktail


50-50 Raffle


Beer & Wine


Education Corner

Decor Sponsor

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