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3 Grand Galas

By Allison Hata

05.16.17

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Looking for something to do this Saturday? Get your glam on! These spring soirees rank among O.C.’s top fetes.
The scene from 2016’s Gala Under the Stars
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1. Art of Dining
Giving VIPs a sneak peek at Orange County Museum of Art’s future home, the picture-perfect (and palatable) gala welcomes creative enthusiasts for a dinner, auction and celebration lauding Chinese artist Sun Xun. 6pm, tickets $1,250-$5,000, VIP sponsorships $12,500-$50,000, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Costa Mesa, ocma.net

2. Gala Under the Stars
The setting always sparkles at the Glass Slipper Guild’s fundraiser honoring the lifesaving work and families of CHOC Children’s. The evening unfolds with a cocktail reception, auctions, gourmet dinner and rousing afterparty for night owls. 5pm, tickets $300, VIP sponsorships $250-$15,000, Island Hotel, Newport Beach, choc.org

3. Serious Fun Gala
Good times are had by all at Human Options’ fete. The inspirational event supports the nonprofit’s mission to end domestic violence. 6pm, tickets $500, VIP sponsorships $1,500-$50,000, Balboa Bay Resort, Newport Beach, humanoptions.org