Gala in the Park
2017 Gala in the Park
Celebrate History in Our Backyard
Saturday, May 20, 2017
6pm to Midnight
Judy A. Greenberg
Director of The Kreeger Museum
First Lady Yumi Hogan
Town of Glen Echo
Friend of Glen Echo Park Award
Honorary Park Historian
The Tom Cunningham Orchestra
Tickets: $200 per person
Ticket includes reception, gourmet dinner, awards program, dancing,
and carousel rides. Tickets are tax-deductible above the $75 per person
cost of the dinner and entertainment.
To purchase tickets or to make a donation, click here:
Corporate Sponsorship Packages are available. Click here to download.
Ad Sponsorship Packages are available. Click here to download.
Individual Sponsorship Opportunities are available. Click here to download.
Additional details and online ticket sales will be posted in the coming months.
Contact Debbie Mueller, Director of Development, (301) 634-2230 or firstname.lastname@example.org
All proceeds from the Gala in the Park help build a strong future for the arts and educational programs at the Park while also supporting the care and maintenance of the Park’s historic structures, including the Spanish Ballroom and the Dentzel carousel.
Gala Dance tickets also available!
Learn more about the GALA DANCE here>>
1. Emcee Rebecca Cooper, Ambassador Connie Morella, Honoree Carol Trawick, and Gala Chair Anjali Varma; 2. Executive Director Katey Boerner welcomes guests from the podium; 3. Gala Honorary Chairs with Carol Trawick: Town of Somerset Mayor Jeffrey Z. Slavin, Montgomery County First Lady Catherine Leggett, and Connie Morella; 4. Board Member Rachelle Cherol with guests; 5. The Craig Gildner Big Band; 6. Glen Echo Park's grand Spanish Ballroom; 7. Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh; 8. Board Member Andi Hedberg with guests; 9. Board President Jennifer English holding citation from Congressman Chris Van Hollen with National Park Service Superintendent Alex Romero; 10. Catherine Leggett and Carol Trawick mingling with guests; 11. Host Committee Member Cliff Kendall dancing with Carol Trawick; 12. Gala guests Lois Ireland and Pierre Huggins on the Carousel; 13. Swing Dance performance by DC Lindy Exchange
Thank You to our Gala in the Park 2016 Sponsors