Virtual Royal Bash 2021: One-Hour FREE Event

LIVE on Saturday, February 20, 2021 from 7-8 PM; Pre-Show begins at 6:45 PM

Where? Your favorite comfy chair

This fabulous event is traditionally a SELL-OUT… this year, there’s a seat at the table for EVERYONE. The wonderful AUCTION PREVIEW will open February 1st and then open for bidding on February 13th. You’ll find wonderful, fun items and gift cards at ALL price points – something for everyone. Watch for teasers on Facebook and emails.

Join the community of HEF Supporters at this exciting LIVE event! Together, we proudly raise funds for our Hopkins Public Schools students.

A big thank you to our
2021 Royal Bash Sponsors!!


6:45 pmPre-Show begins
7:00 pmEmcee Belinda Jensen, KARE11 Meteorologist, will be joined by Hopkins Principals Jeff Radel and Eduardo Navidad, for an evening filled with Hopkins alumni stories, HEF grants-in-action, Premium Auction items, Special Appeal, and more.
7:15 pmRaffle Winner #1 drawn; don’t miss it!

7:55 pmRaffle Winner #2 drawn; don’t miss it! And that’s a wrap!

8 pm Stick around for the Post-Show – fun photos and videos you may have missed in the Pre-Show. And there’s still time to place your bids – auction still open!

10:00 pm — Auction CLOSES

You make this event special!

Principal Eduardo Navidad, Alice Smith Elementary

Belinda Jensen, KARE11 Meteorologist

Principal Jeff Radel, Glen Lake Elementary

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Auction Preview!

Royal Bash 2021 is a FREE event, open to everyone. The auction will OPEN on February 13th, and close on February 20th at 10:00 PM.  We’ll just need you to register with your contact information so we can email you the link to the full auction preview and virtual event. Links coming soon. NO credit card info needed until YOU decide to bid on an item, or order a Swag Bag. The auction officially opens on Saturday, February 13th. Stay tuned!

Two Lucky Winners! Fabulous Odds!

We’re doing it again! Raffle tickets will be sold in the weeks preceding the Bash. Two winners will be drawn ‘live’ at the Virtual online event, on Saturday, February 20. Each winner scores $1,000 CASH! Only 150 max tickets will be sold, at $100 each. Learn more HERE.

How to Tune In to Royal Bash AND Bid?

You’ll want to WATCH Royal Bash 2021 on one device – like a laptop or an iPad – which you can hook to your television for a bigger/better view. (We’ll publicize that link closer to February 20th). And if you want to BID on an item while you watch, use a different mobile device – such as your phone. The auction will OPEN on February 13th, and the hot bidding will take place on February 20th, when the auction will close at 10 PM.

Get Your Swag!

To enhance your Royal Bash evening and show your Hopkins spirit, HEF has put together a Swag Bag full of goodies for you. For only $40, order an awesome bag of treats – a $70 value! In a heavy-duty re-usable burlap bag from Tonkadale – Your Greenhouse Home, you’ll find a fun Hopkins “H” and HEF mask (seen here); custom Royal Bash non-alcoholic mixer from Tattersall Distilling plus 2 bottles sparkling water; Pizza from a local vendor (gift card); AND a whole lot more! Bags will be available for pick-up at Eisenhower Community Center in the week prior to the Bash. Order HERE.

We Want Your Photos!

We have a lot of great photos of past year’s events… but THIS year, send us a selfie! We’d love to publish photos of you attending Royal Bash 2021 – in the comfort of your own home, with your favorite people, and all decked out in your comfiest clothes. After Royal Bash, email your photos to

Pathways to a Healthy Future special appeal Bash 2020

Special Appeal

HEF’s Special Appeal is a BIG ASK for BIG school district projects that effect many students. Pathways to a Healthy Future is now in Year 2, and we’ll be announcing details of this year’s important project in the coming weeks.

Learn all about the projects funded by Royal Bash 2020 HERE; please note that while some are on hold due to the pandemic, work is being done behind the scenes, and they will all be fully implemented as soon as possible.

Can’t wait to “see” you at Royal Bash 2021!


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