2019 OPPA Annual Banquet
All are welcome! Members, partners, and guests! Please join us for a fun evening of socialization, good food, and good company as we reflect on the year, honor our members' accomplishments, and look towards OPPA's future.
While a banquet ticket is included as part of your standard OPPA membership, you must RSVP to reserve your seat as space is limited. See "Member + Guest Registration" note below for instructions on how to register a member and their guest(s).
Doors open at 6:00 for mingling; dinner will be served at 7:00.
Our dinner will begin with a house wedge salad, Artisan bread, and conclude with cheesecake for dessert. When you register you will select your plated entree:
fresh baked salmon finished with lemon caper sauce, served with house-made rice pilaf and seasonal vegetable
stuffed chicken breast
roasted bone-in chicken with butter, stuffed with garlic sun-dried tomatoes, basil and feta cheese, house- made yukon gold mashed potatoes and green beans
- certified angus new york steak
charbroiled to medium and finished with our house demi-glace, served with house-made yukon gold mashed potatoes and seasonal vegetable
- Vegetarian Only - butternut squash seasonal ravioli
tossed in brown butter sauce, gorgonzola, mixed greens, and creamy balsamic glaze
Coffee, tea, and iced tea are included; a cash bar will also be available.
Children may attend (please reserve a ticket here) and may order/pay from the restaurant's kids' menu on the evening of the banquet.
Awards Program will include:
OPPA Fellow of Photography
OPPA Associate Fellow of Photography
Member of the Year
Jerry Auker Community Service Award
Bob & Arlene Welsh Mentorship Award
Image Competition Awards:
Luminate Open Competition Trophies
Divisional Photographers of the Year
OPPA Photographer of the Year
Recognition of OPPA Board of Directors:
Exchange of the Gavel & Presidents' Comments
Member + Guest Registration
To register both a member (with an included no-cost ticket) and one or more guests, first log into this website using your OPPA email and password, then choose the Member ticket option. You'll confirm your contact information, make your entree selection, and end up on a confirmation screen. From there, use the button to start another registration, this time choosing the "Everyone Else" ticket option. You can then register one or more guests.