Events Calendar

April 22, 2020
Dine in with IM

April 22, 2020, 7:00 PM

Location: at home / live-stream

Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (Interfaith Ministries) is transforming its traditional 2020 Tapestry Gala into a “Dine in with IM” – a virtual event and Meals on Wheels experience. Using its home-delivered meals expertise, Interfaith Ministries will provide dine-in home delivery service and a live stream program for guests’ viewing pleasure from the comfort and safety of their own home. The virtual celebration will include a video presentation and entertainment from Kenneth Gayle.

Tariff: Tables starting at $5,000/ Individual tickets starting at $500

Contact: Brandi Ledet, bledet@imgh.org

Benefiting: Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston

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June 3, 2020
5th Annual Wine Dinner

Rescheduled for June 3, 2020, 6:30 p.m.

Location: Tony’s

Event Chairs: Joanna and Brad Marks

Event Chairs Joanna and Brad Marks will welcome guests to an evening of inspiring entertainment and famed Houston restaurateurs Donna and Tony Vallone will be on hand to guide guests through an exquisite four-course meal with wine pairings. The wine dinner will also feature a silent auction and live auction featuring an exquisite donation from IW Marks Jewelers.

Tariff: Tables starting at $5,000/ Individual tickets starting at $500

Contact: Linda Rhodes, Linda@thewomenfund.org

Benefiting: The Women’s Fund


June 11, 2020
Texas Exes Houston Chapter 2020 Scholarship Dinner

Rescheduled for June 11, 2020, 6:30 PM

Location: River Oaks Country Club

Chairs: Ryan Bayer and Erin Phelps

Honoree and special guest: Earl Campbell

Tariff: Individual $350; Tables $3,500

Contact: Brock Niezgoda, president@texasexes.com

Benefiting: Texas Exes Houston Chapter scholarships

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August 17, 2020
2020 Houston Hospice Butterfly Luncheon

Rescheduled for August 17, 2020, 11 AM

Location: The Junior League

Featured speaker will be New York Times Bestselling Author Elin Hilderbrand.

Chairs: Terrell and Abbott Sprague

Tariff: Individual $250, Tables $2,500+

Contact: Cynthia Nordt, cnordt@houstonhospice.org

Benefiting: Houston Hospice


September 3, 2020
Homemade in Texas- The Center for Pursuit Luncheon

Rescheduled for September 3, 2020, 11:30 AM

Location: River Oaks Country Club

Chairs: Raj & Harsha Naran, Rishi & Shivani Naran, Jeff & Prina Spillane

Special Guest: Tom Landis, Founder Howdy Homemade Ice Cream

Tariff: Individual $300, Tables $3,000+

Contact: Mgarza@thecenterhouston.org or 713.525.8479

Benefiting: The Center for Pursuit


September 26, 2020
2020 Alley Ball, An Evening at the Starlight Room

Rescheduled for September 26, 2020

Location: The Post Oak Hotel

Black-tie supper-club format, featuring Manhattan's hottest show band, The Starlight Experience with cocktails, silent and live auction, seated dinner and entertainment.

Chairmen: Donna and Steve Greenlee

Honoree: Beth Madison

Tariff: Individual $1,500 to $5,000; Tables $10,000 to $50,000

Contact: Kristine Rizzo, kristenr@alleytheatre.org, 713.315.3370

Benefiting: Artistic, Education and Community engagement initiatives of the Alley Theatre

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October 1, 2020
11th Annual Keels & Wheels Uncorked

Rescheduled for October 1, 2020

Location: Lone Star Flight Museum

An elegant evening of fine wines and exceptional appetizers presented by some of Greater Houston’s finest restaurants during the cocktail hour intermingled with classic cars, boats and vintage aircraft followed by dinner and entertainment by The Guzzlers.

Event Chairs: Catherine Klemowits and Bruce Padilla

Tariff: Individual $150, Tables $2,500

Contact: Bob Buller, bob@keels-wheels.com

Benefiting: Lighthouse Charity Team and Today’s Harbor for Children.

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October 10, 2020
Bayou City Art Festival Downtown

Rescheduled for October 10-11, 2020, 10 AM–6 PM

Location:Downtown Houston, 901 Bagby St.

Bayou City Art Festival Downtown offers the city’s iconic buildings as a backdrop for guests to meet artists, view original works, and purchase one-of-a-kind art, prints, jewelry, sculptures, functional art and more. Bayou City Art Festival Downtown will feature 300 artists, two music stages, a culinary arts stage with chef demonstrations, strolling live entertainment, food trucks, and a craft beer and wine garden. In the Children’s Creative Zone, the festival’s nonprofit partners will host art activities for all ages and include an interactive area for all attendees to enjoy.

Tariff: Online $12, gate $15, children under five are free, children 6-12 $5.

Contact: Kelly Batterson, kellyb@bayoucityartfestival.com

Benefiting: Houston area nonprofits

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October 17, 2020
25th Annual Keels & Wheels Concours d'Elegance

Rescheduled for October 17-18, Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sunday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Location: Lakewood Yacht Club

Keels & Wheels Concours d’Elegance is nationally acclaimed, as the largest classic car and vintage wooden boat show in the United States. The show takes place each spring at the Lakewood Yacht Club in beautiful Seabrook, Texas. Keels & Wheels welcomes approximately 200 cars and 100 boats, and has raised more than $1.8 million for local charities, while drawing thousands of participants and spectators from all over the U.S. and Europe.

Chairmen: Bob Fuller

Tariff: Online $30, gate $40, students 11+ $15, kids age 10 and younger: free

Contact: Bob Buller, bob@keels-wheels.com, 713.521.0105

Benefiting: Keels & Wheels

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October 30, 2020
21st Annual Spirit of Spring Luncheon & Fashion Show

Rescheduled for October 30, 2020

Location: Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria

Featuring a Fashion Show by Neiman Marcus with Special Guest Speaker Kevin Mulcahy

Chairmen: Rachel & Daryl Bristow, Laurie & Chris DeClaire

Honoree: Elaine Stolte

Tariff: Individual $300, Tables $3000+

Contact: Carlos Blandino, carlos.blandino@cac.hctx.net

Benefiting: The Children’s Assessment Center

For tickets and sponsorship information, please contact Cassi Donovan or 713.986.3502