Save the Date
23 Feb6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
SD Opera's Lover's BallLocation: U.S. Grant Hotel - View Map
Details:Join us for The San Diego Opera Lover’s Ball, honoring Lee and Frank Goldberg and their many contributions to San Diego Opera and the San Diego community. The Ball will be a refined affair with a color palette inspired by the artwork of Joan Miró and Pablo Picasso, creating an elegant and sultry Spanish night.Indulge in a brief respite or a private tete-a-tete in the Lover’s Lounge with comfortable surroundings, coffee, and tea.Beginning at 6:00pm, enjoy a cocktail reception in the elegance of The US Grant’s Palm Court, along with a custom-curated Silent Auction.At 7:00pm, journey to The Presidential Ballroom for dinner, the evening’s program and performances. Following the performances, enjoy music and dancing by Encore Entertainment.Not-your-average Ball requires not-so-average attire! We are suggesting black-tie with a touch Spanish flair. Be as bold and wild as you please. Come dressed to impress!It's All About Live Music for Extraordinary Events! Be sure to bring your dancing shoes as the room comes alive with the most danceable music from today and yesterday, with a Spanish flair! Guaranteed to get everyone up on the dance floor.
24 Feb4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Awards Viewing Party SD Film FestivalLocation: Private Home Rancho Santa Fe - View Map
Details:AND THE AWARD GOES TO…Walk the red carpet and watch the Awards Show in style!Join us and enjoy signature dishes from San Diego’s premier chefs as you sip elegantly crafted cocktails.Cast your vote for the winners and split the proceeds with the San Diego Film Foundation!Delicious desserts and champagne toasts cap off the party which benefits the San Diego Film Foundation Educational programs.Go home with your exclusive swag bag…just like the stars!All proceeds to benefit the San Diego Film Foundation“Making a difference with film“.BUY TICKETS NOWhttps://secure.sdiff.com/e/awardsparty2019/tickets
28 Feb10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Go Red For WomenLocation: Fairmont Grand Del Mar - View Map
Details:2019 San Diego Go Red For Women LuncheonFebruary 28, 2019
We can do this together!
Fifteen years ago, Go Red For Women was born as a campaign to raise awareness among women about their great health threat – heart disease. Slowly, the campaign grew into a movement – one that not only brought together thousands of women annually but became the trusted, passionate, relevant force for change to eradicate heart disease and stroke all over the world. Go Red For Women provides a platform for women and their families to lead healthier lives, and drive collective action for community transformation. It’s not just about wearing red; it’s not just about sharing heart health facts. It’s about:
- Providing women with opportunities to prioritize and take charge of their own health;
- Building communities that support and provide access to healthy choices;
- Demanding equal access to healthcare for all women and their families;
- Increasing women in STEM in upcoming generations.
The Go Red for Women luncheon continues to serve as the cornerstone event of the Go Red For Women movement in local communities. This empowering event focuses on preventing heart disease and stroke by promoting healthy lifestyles, building awareness and raising critically-needed funds to support research and education initiatives. Cardiovascular diseases, which include stroke, claim the life of a woman about every 80 seconds. We hope you will join us on our mission because about 80 percent of cardiovascular diseases may be prevented.
The time is now. Women are leaning into the idea that when we take a stand, commit, and work together, real change is possible.
23 Mar11:30 am - 3:30 pm
Hats & HeelsLocation: Fairmount Grand Del Mar
Details:The Soroptimist Mission is focused on helping women and girls have the resources and opportunities to reach their full potential and live their dreams. Soroptimist improves the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment.This event will help benefit the Transitional Housing Program for domestic violence survivors and other programs empowering women.23 Mar5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Makers of History GalaLocation: The San Diego History Center - View Map
One of the oldest and largest historical organizations on the West Coast, the San Diego History Center is one of the only institutions dedicated to the heritage of a major American metropolitan region. The History Center was established in 1928 by noted philanthropist, businessman and civic leader George W. Marston, who built the Junípero Serra Museum to house the new institution on Presidio Hill, site of the founding of San Diego and California. Marston gifted the Serra Museum and the adjacent land to the City of San Diego in 1929. For over sixty years, the Serra was the site of the Historical Society and Research Archives. In 1982, the Historical Society moved its collections and museum to Balboa Park, maintaining the Serra as an auxiliary museum and educational center. In 2010, San Diego History Center was formally adopted as the institution’s name.
The San Diego History Center’s annual dinner, The Makers of San Diego History,
honors the institutions, communities, and people who have made history in their own time.
HONORINGTHE HONORABLE TONI ATKINS
California Senate President pro Tempore
THE HONORABLE CHRISTINE KEHOE
Former California Senator
RECOGNIZINGSAN DIEGO’S LGBTQ+ COMMUNITY
for their struggles & triumphs
Community Leader & Philanthropist
CO-CHAIRSKRISTI PIEPER & JULIE COWAN
31 Mar9:00 am - 1:30 pm
Cinderella's Attic Prom BoutiqueLocation: House of Blues - View Map
Details:Young Ladies Get Their Perfect Dress For Prom For FreeFashionable dresses, shoes and accessories, personal shoppers to assist in finding the perfect from outfit, stylists offering free hair and make-up consultations, trendy boutique set up and free raffle prizes.RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org to book an appointment between 9 am and 1:30 pm