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Join the Valpo Parks Foundation as we celebrate our "Friends & Legends"! 

This annual reception is held to honor those who lend their support and volunteer to aid in the mission of the Valpo Parks Foundation.  Please join the Valpo Parks Foundation in celebrating this year's honorees at the 2023 Friends & Legends reception.


Event Details

Thursday, October 5, 2023
5-7 pm
Butterfield Family Pavilion
@ Fairgrounds Park
Complimentary hors d'oeuvres, soda, and water 
Cash/Credit Bar service available
Admission is FREE with reserved ticket



Art & Irene Malasto Legends Award:  John Seibert
The "Art & Irene Malasto Legends Award" is presented to give recognition and appreciation to an individual or business who has provided extraordinary support on a consistent basis over time through volunteer service, leadership, and/or gifts of financial support.

Legendary Friend Award:  Tim Warner
The "Legendary Friend Award" is presented to an individual, business or organization that has supported and/or promoted the Valpo Parks system in a significant way through donating time, talent, and/or treasure.  

Community Champion Award: Matt Evans
The "Community Champion" Award serves to honor a person or family in the community who significantly supports Valpo Parks through their volunteerism, leadership, and their philanthropy.


Thank you to our Event Sponsors!
Tonn & Blank
Lake Cable
Indiana Beverage
Madewell Media
Coastal Valley
Spare Room Studios

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Butterfield Family Pavilion
645 Evans Avenue
Valparaiso, IN 46383 US

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