CAR Management Briefing Seminars

 

CAR MBS 2018 Opening Night Reception

Time: 5:00 – 7:00 PM

Where: Grand Traverse Resort Lobby

Theme: Michigan Beer & Wine Tasting

Join us in the lobby for:

  • Assortment of imported and domestic smoked sausage and cheeses
  • Trio of sun dried tomato, red pepper, and black bean cilantro hummus with crisp pita chips
  • Peppered chicken tenders with honey mustard cherry bbq sauce
  • BBQ meatballs
  • Morel mushroom, Boursin cheese crostinis
  • Don’t miss Moomers Ice Cream Cart for a sweet treat!

The event will also feature a tasting of beers and wines from around Michigan and guests will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite!

Entertainment: Ron Gets Guitar – Ron plays all over the Traverse City region  with many  the area’s best singers and players  performing dance and listening music ranging from Motown, Pop, Blues, Funk, Swing and Jazz

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Monday Night Social Hour

Time: 5:00 – 7:00 PM

Where: White Tent

Theme: Start-up Village

Guests will enjoy:

  • Roasted beet, pistachio, and goat cheese skewers
  • Artichoke and cream cheese tartlets
  • Lemon honey yogurt fruit skewers
  • Chicken satay
  • Chimi Churri skirt steak skewers
  • Jumbo Gulf shrimp
  • Fig jelly, fresh thyme, wildflower honey and brie pine wheels
  • Cauliflower crust pizzettas with Ricotta cheese, fresh tomato, olive oil, zucchini and fresh mushrooms

A full service bar will be included.

Entertainment: DJ Odawa – Providing a blend of samba and house music

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Monday Night Casino Party

Time: 7:30 PM

Where: Yellow Tent

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Tuesday Night Social Hour

Time: 5:00 – 7:00 PM

Where: Yellow Tent

Theme: Summer Fair Foods

Dine on:

  • Julienne chicken breast with tandoori and coconut dipping sauce
  • Deluxe vegetable with zucchini, eggplant, summer squash, fresh mushroom, red onion and tomato brushed with basil olive oil
  • Individual vegetable ribbon salad with cut grape tomato, fresh basil, fresh cucumber, and green goddess dressing
  • Cubed fresh watermelon, house pickled red onion with sweet balsamic reduction
  • Smoked venison sausage with cherry-pecan chutney
  • Swedish meatballs
  • Rare beef flank on seasoned crostini with mustard mousse, tomato red onion chutney
  • Skewers of feta, kalamata olives, cucumbers, and marinated tomatoes
  • Spanakopita with dill dipping sauce
  • Hot spinach and artichoke dip with pita chips

A full service bar will be included.

Entertainment: Elizabeth Minor – Originally from the very northern tip of the Mitten, E Minor is based in Traverse City Michigan. With her voice as her instrument and a guitar in her hand, E Minor performs a blend of folk, blues and jazz.

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Wednesday Night Social Hour

Time: 5:00 – 7:00 PM

Where: Yellow Tent

Theme: Backyard BBQ with Lawn Games to play

Feast on:

  • Southwest salad cups: romaine topped with corn, green chili, tomato salsa, tri color tortilla strips and chipotle lime vinaigrette
  • Mesquite grilled chicken breast with honey glaze and sweet potato hash
  • BBQ meatballs
  • Cowboy baked beans with brown sugar topping
  • Sweet corn fritters
  • Chuck wagon blueberry dump cobbler

A full service bar will be included.

Entertainment: Adam Kendal – piano, guitar and sings. Pop, jazz and folk

 

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