Congregation Torat Emet in Bexley will celebrate its annual Main Event virtually at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 2.

“The Main Event 2020: A Zoom Gali Gala” will feature a livestream with greetings from Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine, according to the shul’s website. It will also include remarks by Rabbi Warren Goldstein, chief rabbi of South Africa.

Additionally, the event will feature music by Shulem Lemmer, and comedy by Ashley Blaker and Avi Liberman.

The program will also include a kosher barbecue dinner from the Wandering Que, with menu options to be announced.

Tickets are $95 and include access to the Main Event livestream (link will be sent upon registration), and the dinner. Tickets can be purchased at

The event’s online auction goes live July 26 at, and concludes at 7 p.m. Aug. 2 ahead of the event.

Those who purchased tickets for the original Main Event can contact the synagogue’s office at 614-238-6778 or at for meal information and event access.

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