2018 GPAC Gala
Celebrating the culinary arts!
We'll have a full bar with signature cocktails created by our very own in-house master mixologist, Brad Pitts, iconic Memphis music and an exciting live auction.
SUMPTUOUS GOURMET MEAL prepared by Memphis culinary star and world-renowned Master Chef, José Gutierrez, served on the GPAC stage at the Duncan-Williams Performance Hall
SIGNATURE COCKTAILS created by in-house master mixologist Brad Pitts
COCKTAIL TASTING sponsored by Old Dominick Distillery
CULINARY COCKTAIL HOUR
featuring fun food conversations and demonstrations by Memphis favorites, including Justin Fox Burks & Amy Lawrence (The Chubby Vegetarian), Ryan Trimm (Sweet Grass), NoraLee Bowles (Simply Delicious Caterings), Jesse Crittendon (The Village at Germantown), and John Reynolds (Lux Chocolat). Tableaux Vivant by New Ballet
think big band and dancing!
EXCITING LIVE AUCTION
a menu of exciting experiences to bid on, with auctioneer Jeff Morris, Owner of Morris Realty & Auction Group
RAISE YOUR HAND FOR EDUCATION fundraiser benefiting the GPAC Arts Education Fund
Full bar with cocktails, champagne, wine, and beer
Come out and support the continuation of world-class performance and arts education at GPAC!
For more information or to purchase tickets, $250 each, contact Parke Kennedy, Director of Development at parke@GPACweb.com or 901-751-7505.
Chef José Gutierrez and Mayor Mike Palazzolo
THANK YOU TO OUR EVENT SPONSORS!
past GPAC Galas
We celebrated 20 years of unrivaled performances at GPAC’s Annual Gala! Neil Berg presented brilliantly revived arrangements of Broadway classics as well as thrilling songs from Broadway’s newest hits. The fabulous live music plus gourmet dining along with our live and silent auctions made this year's gala a hit!