Benefit Gala

On a beautiful evening, July 8th, 2017  an elegant night of dinner, wine and a performance of A Midsummer Night’s Dream under the stars at Wente Vineyards Estate Winery and Tasting Room was shared by guests at our largest gala yet!

$150 Tickets include wine tasting, passed hors d’oeuvres, wine and buffet dinner catered by Wente Vineyards AND a performance of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Buy a sponsor table or table of 10 and receive a discount!

Table of 10 discount $1250/table. 

5:ooPM hors d’oeuvres, wine tasting and silent auction in the Barrel Room

6:00PM Gala dinner and Fund-A-Need in the Barrel Room

8:00PM Performance of William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream outdoors

Attire is wine country casual – we want you to be comfortable while you enjoy the performance!

Silent Auction Items

  1. Saturday in Livermore — Enjoy the day with merchants’ gifts and stops along the way from First Street Wine Company, CooleyKatz Toys, Baughman’s, Strizzi’s and Proctors.
  2. Downtown Livermore Fun — Enjoy the day with merchants’ gifts and stops along the way from Cinema West, La Panotiq, Outside, Costco and Ale House.
  3. LifestyleRX — A 3-month family membership to LifeStyleRX in Livermore.
  4. Murietta’s Well — Wine tasting for 4 including light bites.
  5. Bankhead Theater tickets for 2
  6. Livermore Valley Wine Case — 12 wines from different wineries (Nottingham Cellars, Eagle Ridge, Tesla Harris, etc.)
  7. Smooches Pooches CAT Basket of Goodies
  8. Smooches Pooches DOG Basket of Goodies
  9. Livermore Date Night — Zephyr Grill and Vine Cinema
  10. Wente Vineyards Wine Tasting and Lunch for 8 at the Estate Winery.
  11. San Francisco Ballet for 2
  12. San Francisco Symphony tickets for 2 and San Francisco Opera tickets for 2
  13. Historic Livermore Food Tour tickets for 2
  14. Pinot’s Palette — Paint. Drink. Have Fun.
  15. Livermore Caffeine Tour — Casse-Croute, Starbucks (Portola location) and Peet’s.
  16. Swirl on the Square Package — food and wine
  17. Wente Vineyards Concert Series Package for 2
  18. American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) tickets for 2
  19. Town Center Books — Book Party
  20. Gregg Le Blanc, Cumulus Light — Photo on Canvas
  21. The Golf Course at Wente Vineyards for 4
  22. The Wente Wine Collection — 6 Wente “small lot” wines
  23. Livermore Valley Opera tickets for 2 to Donizetti’s Don Pasquale
  24. The Perfect Martini — Waterford Crystal Martini Glasses, Diablo Shadow Vodka, Vermouth & Olives
  25. Purse by Artist Caryme Mount — Created with reclaimed fabrics
  26. Working Man Brewery — Tour with Beer
  27. Monterey Bay Package — Monterey Bay Aquarium, the Dali Museum and Abolonetti Bar and Grill
  28. The A’s vs. Cleveland Indians for 2 on July 15 — Includes VIP Parking
  29. The A’s vs. Cleveland Indians for 2 on July 16 — Includes VIP Parking
  30. The A’s vs. Cleveland Indians for 2 on July 29 — Includes VIP Parking
  31. Poppy Ridge Golf Course for 4
  32. The Cave — Cigar & Scotch Basket
  33. Velocipede Tours — 6 seats on a beer bike in Jack London Square area in Oakland
  34. Joel Gott — Premium Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon Wines, 2012 and 2013 magnums
  35. Limitless Escape Games — Pick an adventure for 10 people
  36. Cal Shakes tickets for 2
  37. Joel Gott — Cabernet Sauvignon Wines, 2012, 2013, 2014 magnums
  38. Trutner Law Offices — Living trust based estate planning package with Elizabeth Trutner
  39. Accounting Solutions — One-hour tax consultation with Sue Schorr, E.A.
  40. Métier Marketing Communications — Design for a logo & business card with Laura Batti
  41. TheaterWorks Silicon Valley tickets for 2
  42. Tri-Valley Conservancy’s Behind the Fences tour for 2
  43. Purple Orchid Wine Country Resort and Spa night stay and spa credit
  44. Berkeley Rep tickets for 2




Your support at the Gala makes it possible for the community and greater Bay Area to enjoy rich, cultural experiences in our vineyards at beyond and your support makes it possible for our local youth to grow and learn through language and expression with our educational programming!


Thank You to Our Event Sponsor: