The Giving Back Fund and Oasis House is proud to host Big Game Big Give (BGBG), the largest celebrity charity event taking place during Super Bowl weekend, in Miami, the host city for Super Bowl LIV.
Taking place on Saturday, February 1st, 2020, from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. at a private $65 million mansion on Star Island in Miami Beach, the cocktail party will be co-hosted by famed filmmaker Michael Bay, Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul. Pro Football Hall of Famer, All-Time leading rusher for The Cleveland Browns, American football legend and social activist Jim Brown will be honored with a philanthropic award, presented by Pro Football Hall of Famer and Super Bowl XXXV MVP Ray Lewis. Hall of Fame sportscaster Lesley Visser will host the red carpet.
The event will also feature celebrity performances, surprise appearances, a live auction, curated cocktail stations, a CBD wellness area and catering by award-winning chef Adrianne Calvo. This year’s theme for the event is “Miami Through the Decades” showcasing sculptures by renowned artist Michael Kalish and large-scale, neo-pop art pieces from artist Peter Tunney.
There will be a private invite-only CBD-focused dinner and drinks pairing experience for 50 select celebrities and VIPS in the 1930’s historic home of the estate, overlooking Biscayne Bay. The unique VIP lounge experience will include a hemp-based CBD-infused upscale dinner menu in partnership with Colorado-based hemp-based CBD industry pioneer Charlotte’s Web ; master blend tastings with $2,000 bottle of Dictator Rum and an herbal paired dinner by celebrity Chef Max Hardy. The seated dinner will take place from 5:00pm until 6:45pm.
Throughout the event a mixology performance courtesy of FREEHOLD Miami featuring Rebirth Elixirs, Rise Coffee Brewing Co., and Crook & Marker Hard Seltzer; cigar lounge; and live entertainment and art by Karla De Lara.
Throughout the event, YachtCreators, an award-winning yacht company celebrating its 20th anniversary, will showcase its latest creation, a newly designed $10 million, 90-foot yacht by LeVen Yachts. Select VIP guests will have access to board the never-before-seen yacht.
Oasis House member services partner, sponsor and special event activations include: LUXnow, Big Game Big Give’s official member services partner and provider of all luxury vehicles at the event; SunTrust; Tito’s Vodka.
Luxury auction items include: a three-day charter to the Bahama, a custom Charlotte’s Web football helmet with Shepard Fairey’s Studio Number One artwork totaling $2,000, two global memberships ($20,000 value) and two tickets to the Mexican Grand Prix provided by Oasis House, and a 3L bottle of COUP champagne ($5,000 value) signed by all attending celebrities and sports players, 2 day weekend Ferrari rental by LUXnow ($5,000 value) and a WizPack Golf Speaker. The big score- A $275,000 2020 Lamborghini Urus.
Past celebrity hosts and attendees of Big Game Big Give include actor Mark Wahlberg, actress Hilary Swank , Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps, former NFL quarterback Joe Montana, rapper/actor Common, actor and singer Jamie Foxx, rapper Ludacris, actress Demi Moore, TV personality Jay Leno, NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal, actor Ashton Kutcher, actor David Schwimmer, actor Alec Baldwin, NFL player Aaron Rodgers, actor and comedian Chris Rock, NFL legend Marcus Allen and actor Josh Brolin. Past performers have included Black Eyed Peas, Common, Jamie Foxx and Jordin Sparks.
Launched in 2009 by Marc Pollick, president and founder of The Giving Back Fund, a national nonprofit that creates and manages charitable foundations and philanthropic projects for high net worth individuals, celebrities, athletes, business entrepreneurs and corporations, Big Game Big Give aims to put philanthropy center stage on arguably the world’s biggest stage, Super Bowl Saturday night. To date, Big Game Big Give has raised more than $10 million for worthwhile causes around the globe.
“Big Game Big Give is our way of celebrating philanthropy while paying homage to the unique culture and spirit of the Super Bowl’s host city,” stated Marc Pollick, president and founder of The Giving Back Fund. “Together we can make a difference in this world and the mission of this event is to do that by raising funds and increasing awareness for a multitude of national charities and local nonprofits in Miami that are helping communities in need.”