About the Christmas Gala
The Black Tie Christmas Gala will be one of the most highly anticipated events of the year, and this year's gala is no exception! As you arrive, you'll be greeted by the elegant sounds of a string quartet, setting the mood for an evening of sophistication and luxury. When you enter the beautifully decorated ballroom, you'll be greeted by a festive atmosphere, leaving you in awe. The room will be lit with twinkling lights and shimmering decorations that will transport you to a winter wonderland.
As you enjoy the evening's festivities, you'll enjoy Champaign & Hors d'oeuvre's, indulge in a culinary experience, enjoy fun and exciting entertainment, take advantage of Silent Auction deals, and, at night's end, dance the night away.
Every attendee will automatically be entered into the high-value prize for your chance to win a beautiful Tesla Model S.
The odds are in your favor, with a 1 in 1,000 chance of winning. With such a fantastic opportunity, you will want to attend the Christmas Gala while contributing to a worthy cause at the same time.
But the night's highlight will be spending time with friends and loved ones while supporting Phoenix Children's as they help homeless children who need medical and mental health care. As you mingle with other guests, you'll feel the warmth of the holiday spirit and the satisfaction of giving back. It's a night you will remember.
Phoenix Children's Homeless Youth Outreach (HYO) Program provides free medical and behavioral health care to children and youth experiencing homelessness. They also offer shelter, education, food, and other resources to help these children and their families achieve stability. Every year, the program sees about 2,000 unique children through thousands of physician, behavioral health, and nurse visits using mobile medical units and fixed-site clinics in schools, shelters, and residential facilities.
This year's goal is to raise funds to help facilitate new clinics that will offer fast access to medical and behavioral health services and complete comprehensive initial examinations. READ MORE »
A Black Tie Christmas Affair
Step into a world of elegance and sophistication at the Black Tie Christmas Gala. At this prestigious event benefiting Phoenix Children's, you'll indulge in an evening of refined glamour and sophistication. Don your finest attire - the tux, bow tie, and glamorous dress. Then get ready for a night of extraordinary elegance.
Formal attire is required. So prepare to immerse yourself where every detail is meticulously designed to create an unforgettable Christmas experience.
We're Giving Away an Electric Vehicle!
Get ready to buckle up for a chance to win the incredible Christmas Gala grand prize raffle ticket giveaway. A 2024 BMW iX SPORTS ACTIVITY VEHICLE! Every attendee will receive a golden ticket for a shot at winning this stunning prize. The odds are unbelievable, with only a 1 in 1000 chance of winning, making this a prize you want to take advantage of. Santa himself will be drawing for the lucky winner!
With Gala tickets selling out fast, you'll want to act quickly for your chance to win big. The raffle will be drawn, and the lucky winner will be announced at the end of the evening, so make sure you stick around until the very end. Remember, you must be present to win, so don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity!
YOU COULD WIN THIS!
2024 BMW iX SPORTS ACTIVITY VEHICLE
Every attendee gets a golden ticket to win!
Arizona Grand Resort and Spa
Nestled in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, The Arizona Grand Resort and Spa is a luxurious and picturesque destination that will set the stage for an unforgettable evening. You'll experience a night of elegance and glamour as you step into a winter wonderland full of holiday cheer. With twinkling lights, festive decorations, and live music, you'll feel like you've been transported to a magical world.
The Grand Ballroom is the perfect setting for our black-tie Gala with its elegant ambiance and spacious layout. Its high ceilings, chandeliers, and Christmas decor exude sophistication and charm, making it the ideal venue for our charitable event. READ MORE »
The Allegro String Quartet
At the heart of the Christmas Gala's enchanting beginning lies the soul-stirring performances of the Allegro String Quartet. Comprised of exceptionally talented musicians, this esteemed ensemble brings their passion and artistry to the forefront, creating an atmosphere of elegance and enchantment.
With their exquisite renditions of beloved Christmas melodies, the Allegro String Quartet resonates with the true spirit of Christmas, infusing the Gala with a magical musical embrace. Through their seamless harmonies, delicate phrasing, and dynamic interplay, they effortlessly evoke emotions, transporting listeners to a realm where time seems to stand still. READ MORE »
Champagne & Hors d'oeuvre's
Indulge in a compelling experience as you enter the Christmas Gala, where a symphony of flavors awaits. The air is filled with the delightful aroma of delectable hors d'oeuvres as the doors open. Allow your taste buds to dance with anticipation as you savor exquisite bite-sized creations meticulously crafted by our venue's culinary experts.
Complementing this culinary delight, you'll find champagne bubbling with enthusiasm and elegance. Sip on each glass with a toast to the evening's grandeur. The combination of exquisite hors d'oeuvres and champagne creates an ambiance of sophistication and celebration, setting the stage for an unforgettable night.
A Culinary Experience
Prepare to indulge in a culinary experience unlike any other at this year's Christmas Gala. Our menu boasts a range of tantalizing options that will delight your senses and leave your taste buds wanting more. Choose from three mouth-watering dishes, including a vegetarian option that will satisfy even the most discerning palates.
Each plate is thoughtfully crafted to create a perfect harmony of flavors that will leave you satisfied and amazed.Upon arrival, guests will be treated to champagne, adding a touch of elegance to the evening, and cash bars will be available throughout the venue.
Fun & Exciting Entertainment
The Wranglers will perform for the Christmas Gala on December 9th, benefiting the Phoenix Children's Hospital. This Branson-style comedy entertainment group is to be noticed. Their exceptional musical talent and comedic abilities will delight even our sophisticated Gala audience dressed in black-tie and formal wear.
The Fort Hays award-winning Wranglers has been a mainstay attraction in the Black Hills for 30 years, drawing thousands of visitors every season. Featuring the best of country, cover, classic rock, show tunes, comedy, and famous impersonators.
Get ready to bid on fabulous items at this year's Christmas Gala silent auction! As an attendee, you can access various items that will capture your attention. From luxury vacations to unique experiences, there's something for everyone. Even better, you don't have to wait until the night of the event to start bidding.
You can preview the auction items and begin placing bids on November 24th. We'll send you a link and password. With so many incredible things up for grabs, you will want to take advantage of this opportunity with all proceeds going to Phoenix Children's Hospital. BECOME A CONTRIBUTOR »
Dancing the Night Away
As the night unfolds and the end approaches, the air will be filled with excitement and joy as the vibrant sounds of live music take center stage. Get ready to let loose and dance the rest of the night away to the energetic rhythms skillfully performed by our talented musicians. The dance floor will beckon you to sway, twirl, and embrace the contagious energy that will fill the room.
From classic cover tunes to contemporary beats, the playlist caters to all musical tastes, ensuring an unforgettable experience for every attendee. Let the music guide your movements as you create cherished memories lost in the moment's magic. So, wear your dancing shoes and prepare to immerse yourself in a night of rhythm, laughter, and pure joy.
** Event Disclaimer: We reserve the right to make changes, modifications, or substitutions to the event program, prizes, scheduling, venue, or any other aspect of the event, as necessary or deemed appropriate by the organizers (that's because we foresee the event getting better). Every effort will be made to communicate any changes in a timely manner. By participating in the event, attendees acknowledge and accept that unforeseen circumstances may arise, and the organizers are not liable for any inconvenience, loss, or damage resulting from such changes. Any updates or revisions will be posted on the event website or communicated via official event channels. Exciting Update: Due to popular demand and a generous event sponsorship, we are thrilled to announce a change in our grand prize giveaway. We have transitioned from offering a Tesla Model S to now presenting a spectacular 2024 All Ellectric BMW iX Sports Activity Vehicle as the grand prize. This change promises to add an extra layer of excitement and allure to our already anticipated event. Stay tuned for more details and updates on this exhilarating development, as we continue to work towards making the Christmas Gala a remarkable and unforgettable occasion.