The Heartbeat Gala


Feb 7, 2014 to Feb 8, 2014
08:00 PM until 12:00 AM


Come out for a night of celebration for  the 10th birthday of Go Red for Women on National Wear Red Day in honor of the American Heart Association, KMK Productions presents the Heartbeat Gala, a red gown and black tie affair.

This event is to bring empowering women and heart disease advocates together for a night of heart health education, networking, and pure entertainment. KMK Productions CEO Kim Wimbish describes the event as an opportunity to “enlighten and bring people together.” 


Dominique The Diva from 103 Jamz will host the “Heartbeat Gala.” A live band, The Fuzz Band, will be available at the beginning of the event and DJ Diana will provide music throughout the night. 

Notable speakers include 11-year-old heart ambassador Gabrielle “Bri” Pinkney and 2012 Olympic Bronze Medalist Kellie Wells. Additional speakers include: Michelle Bazemore, Tasha Turnbull, Monique Brown and Pastor Orna Dixon. 

Special invited guests include Dr. Allan Stewart, a cardiac surgeon, and Shamarko Thomas of the Pittsburgh Steelers. 

Free cash prizes, gift certificates and spa giveaways will be awarded at the event. 

Vendors will also be available at the “Heartbeat Gala” as well as business networking opportunities. 

The Heartbeat Gala is an excellent way for all to gather and discuss the ways that members of the community may come together to help vanquish the scourge of heart disease in Hampton Roads. Business and academic leaders from a multitude of companies and organizations will be present to discuss steps they have taken to further the noble goal in ending this disease.

A portion of proceeds will be donated to the American Heart Association. 


General Admission $50; VIP Open Bar $100


View map Virginia Beach Convention Center
1000 19th St.
Virginia Beach, VA

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KMK Productions



Contact name

Mary Kay Dixon

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