An Evening Under the Stars Gala- Sold Out

To be added to our wait list, please call 916-357-6718

This year’s annual An Evening Under the Stars Gala is Saturday, Sept. 28th and begins at 6:00 p.m. This event, our seventh annual benefit gala, is being held at Palazzo di Migianella in El Dorado Hills, the elegant Italian vineyard estate of our board Vice President Marie Mitchell.  The evening features a gourmet dinner, silent and live auctions, performances by symphony musicians along with a special concert by celebrity guest artist Italian tenor, Pasquale Esposito. Dave Bender, CBS Sacramento’s Emmy award winning meteorologist and auctioneer extraordinaire, returns as master of ceremonies.

Guest Artist Pasquale

Back by popular demand, Pasquale Esposito is returning to the Gala. Born and raised in Naples, Italy. He immigrated to the United States winning the Green Card Lottery in 1998.  He pursued his passion for music by studying at San Jose State University receiving his Bachelor of Arts Degree where he was a distinguished alumnus in 2009. He is an international crossover recording artist, acclaimed for his pop-opera delivery of songs.

Tickets to the Gala are $300 per person, and attire is black tie optional. Valet parking will be provided. Premium seating and sponsorships are available.

Note: As of July 26th, this event is officially sold out. To be added to our wait list, please call 916-357-6718.

Your attendance at the gala, supports our efforts to provide music programs for youths and senior communities and to invite top-tier guest artists to each concert. The funds help us offer our popular low- and no-cost family concert with an instrument petting zoo and free outdoor concerts as well as expand our program to bring music into the schools. To learn more, click here to download Serrano Magazine’s feature story on the Gala.

For sponsorships or more information, please contact us at or 916-357-6718.

To be added to this Sold Out Event wait list, please contact us at 916-357-6718.

If you would like to donate items for the gala auction please fill out and mail in the auction donation form.

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A very special thank you to our 2019 Sponsors


Cummings Properties

Nada Boatright Pat Seide Real Estate

Anson and Marien Wong
Fred and Karen Bookey Slate Ridge Vineyards