Viva South Jersey Gala – Havana Nights 

Rain or Shine…or Snow


The Spirit of Philadelphia will depart at 7:00PM.

The Spirit of Philadelphia is fully enclosed and climate control for your comfort. It sails – rain or shine – year round.

Guests must pick up tickets at the registration table located just before the ramp to the boat*. If your company registered without submitting guest names ahead of time, be ready to provide the company name.

Important: Bring your smartphone fully charged
Our silent auction has gone cellular; you’ll get to experience bidding at its finest. You’ll never be outbid again!


CLICK HERE for more information on registration, driving and parking.


Don’t want to drive? Get a Lyft!

Code: FBANK18 gives new users $15 in free ride credit


Driving & Parking information

Casino gambling  •  Open bar •  Silent & Live auction  •  Live performance and salsa dancing/lesson by Rumberitos Dance Company




Discounted 10-ticket package available.
All proceeds will benefit families in South Jersey who don’t have regular access to healthy, affordable food.

Join us as we embark on a festive night filled with live entertainment, refreshing cocktails and delicious food aboard the iconic Spirit of Philadelphia. The Food Bank of South Jersey raises funds in numerous ways, but our yearly Viva South Jersey gala is the most high profile, most festive and most fun!

2018 Viva South Jersey Gala EMCEE

Bill Anderson
FOX 29 News


Rumberitos Dance Company with World Champion Latin Dancer, Jose Maldonado

A group of talented and versatile professional dancers

They currently rank fifth in the Teams Category of the World Salsa Summit held in Miami, Florida.


Champion Against Hunger Honoree

Thank you to the 2018 Sponsors!