2012 marks the 100th anniversary of the Titanic’s first and last voyage. 1320 passengers and 907 crew members boarded the magnificent vessel in Southampton in a bid to journey to the new world - New York City.
To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Titanic’s journey, Marriott Beijing and Tianjin Hotels will play host to a memorable charity gala dinner on April 7, 2012 in the Renaissance Beijing Capital Hotel. And all the profits raised will be directly donated to Operation Smile to help children and young adults with cleft lips and cleft palates throughout China.
Guests will re-live the luxury enjoyed by first class passengers; Welcome back to 1912! Renaissance Associates will carry you on the most famous ship in the world! Boarding will commence 6:30 pm where every single detail has been created to make this event unforgettable.
Guests will sip on pre-departure drinks on the promenade deck - serenaded by string quartet…. Guests will then set sail on an evening of decadent degustation and be invited into the Grand Ballroom - 8 course menu created by Executive Chef Brendan Partridge inspired by the “First Class Menu” that was served 100 years ago - with free flow wine and beer to compliment the menu.
Back in 1912 guest paid 124 USD for this luxury menu and the experience of a lifetime…. Apart from the splendid food and wine, guest will enjoy band, dancing, auction and lucky raffle draws with all proceeds going to the wonderful Operation Smile.
Prepare to be immersed in a world of luxury! We encourage you to wear “Cruise elegant 1912 dress” code Don’t forget your boarding pass and join us to help Operation Smile collect as much money as possible.
Operation Smile is an international medical humanitarian organization providing reconstructive surgery to the children born with cleft lip, cleft palate and other facial deformities. China Operation Smile’s Mission moved to China in 1991 and since then over 17,000 children has received free reconstructive surgery. The Marriott Beijing/ Tianjin Cluster Hotels have chosen Operation Smile as 2012 Charity of the Year which complies with Marriott’s “Spirit to Serve the Community”.
Activities including: Pre Cruise Cocktail, String Quartet, Silent Auction, Live Entertainment, Raffle Draw, Live Auction.
Date: 2012 April 7,
Place: 3rd Floor, Capital Ball Room, Renaissance Beijing Capital Hotel
Boarding Time: 5:30pm
Dress Code: Cruise Elegant 1912
For those to wishing to stay in First Class Luxury - you are welcome to book a first class Cabin and stay overnight!