The Event About Events for Event People

A day of learning from the best of the best - marketing, event planning, digital engagement, and fundraising.


The Art of the Gala is a full-day event to empower organizations, their leadership and investors with the knowledge and tools to succeed. Innovation, new ideas and an entrepreneurial approach are the foundation for creating successful events to build your brand and better the community.


  • "It was so inspiring to hear from many seasoned event planners and chat with other nonprofit professionals."

  • "We had an incredible time and inspiring experience. We met a lot of genuine people trying to do a lot of good in this community. I look forward to next year!"

  • "I learned and thoroughly enjoyed, which was the best possible outcome for a conference. Every detail was beautifully executed, with the best food and decor of any conference I've far!"

  • "The event was so well planned and every single detail was perfect which made the day so memorable for us."

  • "Our staff left with new ideas and incredible connections!"

  • "I'm new in town, and this was an excellent opportunity to meet people in the nonprofit industry. I was even able to implement some ideas immediately into the event I'm planning!"

  • "I came out of each roundtable session with specific actions to put into place for my next two events."

  • "Getting advice directly from the top social planners in town. Doesn't get much better than that."

  • "I had a board meeting after Art of The Gala, I came back and told every single person that they need to keep an eye out for next year's event. This was absolutely amazing and I learned so much!"

  • "It's a fantastic topic and great idea to get gala planners together to talk about common issues, challenges and opportunities."

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