Summer Splash! Gala guests mixed and mingled on a perfect night outside of the Hands-On Children’s Museum on East Bay Plaza. While bidding on unique silent auction packages streamside, 500 guests enjoyed gourmet bites, signature cocktails, and live jazz. Delicious dinner selections were served family-style in the Outdoor Discovery Area presented by Anthony’s Homeport, Hearthfire, and Mercato restaurants.
Attendees enjoyed cocktail hour by The Edgewater Trio and danced under the stars to tunes from Music De-Lite’s popular DJ. The Summer Splash! Gala combined raised nearly $500,000 to provide year-round free and reduced access programs along with special guests, traveling exhibits and unique learning experiences.