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.

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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

ENTERTAINMENT
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

Cocktail Attire

Limited Seating

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.

Gala Chairs

Chef José Gutierrez and Mayor Mike Palazzolo

THANK YOU TO OUR EVENT SPONSORS!


sponsorships, donations and sales

Parke Kennedy
Director of Development
parke@GPACweb.com
901-751-7505

past GPAC Galas

 GPAC Gala 2017- Celebrating Memphis Music                 PHOTOS

GPAC Gala 2017- Celebrating Memphis Music                PHOTOS

 GPAC Gala 2016: All Aboard the Orient Express: A European Tour!   PHOTOS

GPAC Gala 2016: All Aboard the Orient Express: A European Tour!

PHOTOS

 GPAC Gala 2015: "Give My Regards to Broadway"

GPAC Gala 2015: "Give My Regards to Broadway"

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!

PHOTOS

 GPAC Gala 2014: "For Your Eyes Only"                             PHOTOS

GPAC Gala 2014: "For Your Eyes Only"                            PHOTOS