Galas/Fundraisers http://specialevents.com/taxonomy/term/7411/more en Icy Reception: Lincoln Park Zoo Ball Wows Guests with 'Arctic Blast' Gala http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/icy-reception-lincoln-park-zoo-ball-wows-guests-arctic-blast-gala <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Lincoln Park Zoo 38th Annual Zoo Ball has Arctic Blast Theme</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/icy-reception-lincoln-park-zoo-ball-wows-guests-arctic-blast-gala" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/icy-reception-lincoln-park-zoo-ball-wows-guests-arctic-blast-gala#comments Galas/Fundraisers Photo Galleries Tue, 21 Jul 2015 11:13:00 +0000 23701 at http://specialevents.com Shore Thing: Events by Fabulous Helps Heal the Bay Celebrate 30 Years http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/shore-thing-events-fabulous-helps-heal-bay-celebrate-30-years <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Events by Fabulous helps environmental group Heal the Bay celebrate its 30 anniversary in beach-chic style on the sand in Santa Monica.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/shore-thing-events-fabulous-helps-heal-bay-celebrate-30-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/shore-thing-events-fabulous-helps-heal-bay-celebrate-30-years#comments Galas/Fundraisers Photo Galleries Tue, 09 Jun 2015 15:22:00 +0000 23091 at http://specialevents.com Wild Thing: Alison Silcoff Events Takes the Daffodil Ball 'On the Wild Side' http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/wild-thing-alison-silcoff-events-takes-daffodil-ball-wild-side <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.alisonsilcoff.com" target="_blank">Alison Silcoff Events</a> and team&nbsp;take&nbsp;the venerable Daffodil Ball, benefiting the Canadian Cancer Society, for a walk &#39;On the Wild Side,&#39; featuring a jungle theme and wild decor. The event won two <a href="http://specialevents.com/gala-awards" target="_blank">2015 Gala Awards</a> from Special Events magazine.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/wild-thing-alison-silcoff-events-takes-daffodil-ball-wild-side" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/wild-thing-alison-silcoff-events-takes-daffodil-ball-wild-side#comments Gala Awards Galas/Fundraisers Photo Galleries The Special Event Show Tue, 26 May 2015 12:41:00 +0000 22871 at http://specialevents.com Happy Ending: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's 'Storybook' Gala Nets Big Revenue http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/happy-ending-pittsburgh-symphony-orchestras-storybook-gala-nets-big-revenue <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>With only a shoestring budget, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra&#39;s in-house event team netted $757,000&mdash;nearly 50 percent above goal&mdash;by deft management of funds and event space. The 550 dinner guests dined in six different rooms in Heinz Hall, each themed to a classic fairy tale. The Special Events Advisory Board loved this happy ending, honoring the event with a 2015 Gala Award.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/happy-ending-pittsburgh-symphony-orchestras-storybook-gala-nets-big-revenue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/happy-ending-pittsburgh-symphony-orchestras-storybook-gala-nets-big-revenue#comments Galas/Fundraisers Photo Galleries The Special Event Show Themed Events Thu, 14 May 2015 15:38:00 +0000 22691 at http://specialevents.com Despite Civil Unrest, Baltimore Pediatric Hospital Gala Goes On and Raises Big Funds http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/despite-civil-unrest-baltimore-pediatric-hospital-gala-goes-and-raises-big-funds <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Despite civil unrest and a nightly curfew, the Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital in Baltimore still held its fundraising gala--a gamble that paid off big</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/despite-civil-unrest-baltimore-pediatric-hospital-gala-goes-and-raises-big-funds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/despite-civil-unrest-baltimore-pediatric-hospital-gala-goes-and-raises-big-funds#comments Galas/Fundraisers News Fri, 08 May 2015 22:28:00 +0000 22601 at http://specialevents.com Photo by Red Rose Photography Spring Fling: Spring is the Theme at the 60th Annual Corcoran Ball http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/spring-fling-spring-theme-60th-annual-corcoran-ball <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.occasionscaterers.com" target="_blank">Occasions Caterers </a>cooks up a spring-fresh menu for the <a href="http://corcoran.gwu.edu/60th-annual-corcoran-ball" target="_blank">60th Corcoran Ball,</a> benefiting Washington&#39;s venerable Corcoran Gallery of Art.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/spring-fling-spring-theme-60th-annual-corcoran-ball" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/spring-fling-spring-theme-60th-annual-corcoran-ball#comments Galas/Fundraisers Photo Galleries Wed, 29 Apr 2015 17:11:00 +0000 22511 at http://specialevents.com Confetti: Magic's Act for the Music Center http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/confetti-magics-act-music-center <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Corporate Magic helps L.A.'s Music Center celebrate its 50th anniversary—and in perfect time</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/confetti-magics-act-music-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/confetti-magics-act-music-center#comments Galas/Fundraisers Sun, 01 Mar 2015 20:56:00 +0000 21901 at http://specialevents.com Photo by Craig T. Mathew for The Music Center Infinite Romance: Ideas Designs the 2015 San Francisco Ballet Gala http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/infinite-romance-ideas-designs-2015-san-francisco-ballet-gala <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>Ideas comes up with brilliant ideas to create &quot;Infinite Romance,&quot; the utterly elegant 2015 San Francisco Ballet Gala.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/infinite-romance-ideas-designs-2015-san-francisco-ballet-gala" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/infinite-romance-ideas-designs-2015-san-francisco-ballet-gala#comments Galas/Fundraisers Photo Galleries Silver Wed, 11 Feb 2015 12:01:00 +0000 21311 at http://specialevents.com Star Power: Oscar Ball 2015 to Key on Vintage Hollywood http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/star-power-oscar-ball-2015-key-vintage-hollywood <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The event team behind the 87th annual Academy Awards Governors Ball--the high-wattage gala following the Oscars ceremony on Feb. 22--will reach into the Academy's archives to create an evening of vintage Hollywood glamour. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/star-power-oscar-ball-2015-key-vintage-hollywood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/star-power-oscar-ball-2015-key-vintage-hollywood#comments Galas/Fundraisers Photo Galleries Fri, 06 Feb 2015 00:15:00 +0000 21251 at http://specialevents.com <p>An image of Academy Award winner Hattie McDaniel looks over the Oscar waiter uniforms.</p> Grand Gala: Blueprint Studios Oversees the S.F. Symphony Opening Night Gala http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/grand-gala-blueprint-studios-oversees-sf-symphony-opening-night-gala <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>One of the biggest nights in the City by the Bay, the opening night gala 2014 for the San Francisco Symphony gets the grand treatment from Blueprint Studios.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/grand-gala-blueprint-studios-oversees-sf-symphony-opening-night-gala" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/galasfundraisers/grand-gala-blueprint-studios-oversees-sf-symphony-opening-night-gala#comments Galas/Fundraisers Photo Galleries Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:25:00 +0000 19401 at http://specialevents.com