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Rockin’ With the NOLA Stars V
Benefits: Bridge House/Grace House
Event Info.: Inspired by the popular TV show “Dancing With the Stars,” the annual fundraiser thrown by Bridge House/Grace House brings together pillars of the community with local dance experts to compete before a panel of judges while raising funds and awareness for individuals struggling with substance abuse.
Tickets: Starting at $40
Location: Generations Hall, 310 Andrew Higgins Drive
Contact: 821-7288

Savor Our History Soirée
Benefits: Save Our Cemeteries
Event Info.: Featuring a four-course dinner with wine pairings, Save Our Cemeteries holds its annual fundraiser at the Audubon Tea Room, including patron party and silent auction.
Tickets: Starting at $100
Location: Audubon Tea Room, 6500 Magazine St.
Contact: 525-3377

14th annual Celebration of Life Luncheon
Benefits: Cancer Crusaders New Orleans
Event Info.: Volunteer group Cancer Crusaders New Orleans invites you to attend their annual luncheon featuring prizes, auctions, music and a second line. The luncheon benefits cancer research of LSU and Tulane Medical Schools.
Tickets: $65 per individual
Location: New Orleans Marriott Hotel, 555 Canal St.
Contact: 471-0715

Blues Night
Benefits: Crimestoppers Greater New Orleans
Event Info.: Hosted by the House of Blues, Crimestoppers GNO presents an evening of Grammy Award-winners and nominees playing set after set of jazz and blues while guests enjoy edibles and libations.
Tickets: $125
Location: House of Blues, 225 Decatur St.
Contact: 837-8477

9/11 Benefit For Homeless Veterans With Kermit Ruffins
Benefits: Veterans Housing Outreach Ministries
Event Info.: The VHOM house will be opened by Retired Navy Vietnam War veteran Jerry Forstater, aka Uncle Jerry” and a trumpet tribute by Kermit Ruffins will honor veterans, volunteers and 9/11 service heroes.
Tickets: $25 in advance, $25 at door
Location: VHOM house, 116 Byrd Lane, Hahnville
Contact: 340-3429

Scales and Ales
Benefits: Audubon Nature Institute
Event Info.: The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas will throw its annual autumn fundraiser with specialty beer, wine and cocktails with entertainment from the Atlanta Showstoppers, as well as edibles from more than 35 restaurants.
Tickets: Starting at $55 for non-members, $45 for members
Location: Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, 1 Canal St.
Contact: 861-5107

“Laissez Le Bons Temps Rouler: Generations of Hope” annual Fall Gala
Benefits: Boys Hope Girls Hope of Greater New Orleans
Event Info.: Featuring entertainment by The Groovy Seven, cuisine, cocktails, raffles, auctions and more, the Boys Hope Girls Hope Annual Fall Gala will raise funds for the organization dedicated to improving the lives of at-risk youth.
Tickets: Starting at $125
Location: Pavilion of Two Sisters, City Park
Contact: 484-7744

Scholarship Jazz Brunch
Benefits: Greater New Orleans Louis A. Martinet Legal Society
Event Info.: Dedicated to providing scholarships to Tulane University Law School and Loyola University New Orleans College of Law students, the annual Jazz Brunch and silent auction will present both scholarships and community service awards to deserving law students.
Tickets: $65
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, 601 Loyola Ave.
Contact: 909-0234

Rhythm & Soul 2014
Benefits: Jewish Family Service of Greater New Orleans
Event Info.: JFS’ annual fall fundraiser will honor Max Nathan Jr. The event will be preceded by a patron-level champagne reception.
Tickets: Starting at $100
Location: Audubon Tea Room, 6500 Magazine St.
Contact: JFSRhythmAndSoul.org

WYES Beatles Tribute Featuring the Fab Four
Benefits: WYES-TV
Event Info.: Fifty years to the day after the iconic rock group played at City Park Stadium, WYES will recreate the original show played by the Beatles with help from the Fab Four, raising funds to maintain the Gulf Coast’s popular public access channel.
Tickets: Starting at $35
Location: 5400 Stadium Drive
Contact: 457-2934

Capture the Night
Benefits: Caps For Kids
Event Info.: On this evening, restaurants across New Orleans will donate 20 percent of their proceeds to Caps For Kids.
Tickets: N/A
Location: Restaurants across the city
Contact: 891-4277

26th annual Justice For All Ball
Benefits: The Pro Bono Project
Event Info.: The ball brings the legal community together every year for a wide variety of food, entertainment and auctions to raise funds for the Pro Bono Project with the theme “Opening Doors.”
Tickets: General admission starting at $150
Location: Audubon Tea Room, 6500 Magazine St.
Contact: 581-4043

11th annual Martini Madness
Benefits: Friends of City Park
Event Info.: Benefiting the new Ladybug Rollercoaster at City Park’s amusement area, Friends of City Park hosts its fundraiser featuring specialty martinis and edibles from more than 25 local establishments.
Tickets: Starting at $50
Location: 12 Magnolia Drive
Contact: 483-9369

La. Women Leaders Business Conference Hall of Fame Luncheon
Benefits: Friends of the Louisiana Center for Women in Government and Business
Event Info.: The Hall of Fame Luncheon will take place during the annual conference, taking place September 19-20, which will feature keynote speakers Hoda Kotb and Nancy Grace among others. The honorees are: Carol Solomon, Simone Bruni Crouere, Sonia Perez, Angela, Hill, Rochelle Dugas and Charmaine Cacciopi.
Tickets: $75
Location: Hilton New Orleans Riverside, 2 Poydras St.
Contact: 483-9369

Fore! Recovery Golf Tournament
Benefits: Bridge House/Grace House
Event Info.: Join Bridge House/Grace House for an afternoon of food, fun, golf game and prizes while raising funds and awareness for the treatment programs of Bridge House/Grace House.
Tickets: $200 player registration fee
Location: English Turn Golf and Country Club, 1 Clubhouse Drive
Contact: 821-7288

LOVE In the Garden
Benefits: New Orleans Museum of Art
Event Info.: Sponsored by Regions Bank, the annual fundraiser benefiting the Sculpture Garden offers a casual evening with food, drinks and music.
Tickets: Multiple levels available
Location: Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden, NOMA
Contact: 658-4121

New Orleans on Tap
Benefits: Louisiana SPCA
Event Info.: The SPCA teams up with local favorite beer bar The Bulldog to throw a beer tasting festival showcasing more than 200 beers and live music.
Tickets: General admission free and open to the public; VIP tickets available
Location: New Orleans City Park’s Festival Grounds
Contact: 762-3307

Crimestoppers Carnivale
Benefits: Crimestoppers Greater New Orleans
Event Info.: Featuring the musical talents of the Wiseguys, this costume gala promises an evening of fun, heroes and hooligans with a large selection of edibles and cocktails and big live and silent auctions.
Tickets: Starting at $85
Location: 1380 Port of New Orleans Place
Contact: 837-8477

Grand Golden Gamble
Benefits: Longue Vue House and Gardens
Event Info.: Longue Vue House and Gardens hosts its newest fundraiser, inspired by the location of the evening – the Playhouse at Longue Vue – featuring specialty cocktails, food stations and more.
Tickets: $75
Location: 7 Bamboo Road
Contact: 293-4726

Happy Birthday, Mr. Faulkner!
Benefits: Pirates Alley Faulkner Society
Event Info.: Beginning at 1 p.m. with a toast with mint juleps in traditional cups, this event (usually titled “Juleps in June”) will feature an open bar, music, the annual auction of a Faulkner-related painting and literary honorees Bonnie Warren and Cheryl Gerber.
Tickets: Patron $175, $330 per couple, $75 under 40
Location: 818 St. Charles Ave.
Contact: Faulkhouse@aol.com


Children’s Hero Awards
Benefits: Tulane University
Event Info.: This event celebrates seven individuals and two organizations that have shown “an exemplary commitment to improving the quality of life for children in Greater New Orleans.” It will be reception-style in the home of Laurie and Jeff Young with live entertainment, food and beverages, and with custom-painted art pieces of each honoree on display.
Tickets: $125
Location: Home of Laurie and Jeff Young
Contact: 525-2366

St. Jude in the Big Easy
Benefits: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Event Info.: This inaugural event will feature dinner, cocktails, a brief patient program, live music and both silent and live auctions.
Tickets: $100
Location: 1400 Port of New Orleans
Contact: (225) 282-3240

12th annual Helluva Hullabaloo Auction
Benefits: Tulane University
Event Info.: This event celebrates and raises funds for Tulane Empowers, the scholarship support of student athletes. Attendees will enjoy the opportunity to bid on hundreds of unique items and experiences, live music, edibles and cocktails.
Tickets: Starting at $100
Location: Lavin-Bernick Center, Tulane University
Contact: 314-7639

UNCF 27th annual Walk for Education
Benefits: United Negro College Fund
Event Info.: This walk raises funds to assist deserving students to get to and through college, while fêting attendees with entertainment, food, activities and more.
Tickets: Registration fee starting at $35 for adults, $15 for children 12 and under
Location: Audubon Park and Zoo Riverview Area
Contact: 581-3794

Angels of Hope
Benefits: Landry Walker High School
Event Info.: Honoring staff and administrators of Landry Walker High School, guests will enjoy dinner, an open bar and music by James Andrews and friends in the Louisiana Children’s Museum to raise funds for after-school programs at Landry Walker.
Tickets: Starting at $75
Location: Louisiana Children’s Museum, 420 Julia St.
Contact: 330-7505

Feast with the Stars
Benefits: Parkway Partners
Event Info.: An annual jazz brunch celebrating the launch of tree planting season and supporting green space work, Parkway Partners will honor Jackie Clarkson for her dedication to the green spaces of New Orleans and park revitalization.
Tickets: Starting at $75
Location: 545 St. Charles Ave.
Contact: 620-2224

Purses & Pearls
Benefits: Alzheimer’s Association’s Louisiana Chapter
Event Info.: Hosted by the Mystick Krewe of Nyx, this fashion show and luncheon will be emceed by Laura Buchtel and the auction will be led by Janae Pierre.
Tickets: $75 open seating, $100 reserved seating
Location: Sheraton New Orleans, 500 Canal St.
Contact: Gigi Saak 606-9669, PursesNPearls@yahoo.com

Saks Fifth Avenue Key to the Cure Kickoff Gala
Benefits: Louisiana Cancer Research Consortium
Event Info.: More than 1,000 guests attend this annual affair, kicking off a four-day weekend of shopping during which Saks Fifth Avenue donates a portion of sales made to the Louisiana Cancer Research Consortium. The elegant evening features fabulous fashion, cuisine from more than 30 restaurants and music spanned out over the three floors of the iconic department store.
Tickets: Starting at $75
Location: Saks Fifth Avenue, 301 Canal St.
Contact: 293-2618

Seventh annual Sweet 16 on Broadway
Benefits: Lambeth House
Event Info.: Lambeth House Foundation celebrates the 16th anniversary of Lambeth House with food, drink, music and more.
Tickets: Starting at $150
Location: 150 Broadway Ave.
Contact: 872-9720

Magic in the Moonlight
Benefits: Botanical Garden Foundation
Event Info.: An al fresco elegant meal held on the grounds of the Botanical Garden, guests will enjoy cuisine and live music while raising money for the Botanical Garden Foundation.
Tickets: Starting at $300
Location: Botanical Garden at City Park
Contact: 483-9386

O What a Night! Gala
Benefits: Ogden Museum of Southern Art
Event Info.: This year’s annual autumn fundraiser for the Ogden Museum of Southern Art honors local philanthropist Bill Goldring at an evening filled with Southern-inspired art, cuisine, libations and music.
Tickets: Starting at $500, multiple sponsorship levels available
Location: Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St.
Contact: 539-9616

Freret 5K
Benefits: The Junior League of New Orleans
Event Info.: This family friendly event will be held to foster a sense of community among all ages to enable the area’s residents and business owners to share their neighborhood pride.
Tickets: Through September 30 $25, October 1-18 $30, children under age 17 $15
Location: 4645 Freret St.
Contact: 891-5845

11th annual Blessed Francis Seelos Gala
Benefits: National Shrine of Blessed Francis Xavier
Tickets: Starting at $100
Location: Audubon Tea Room, 6500 Magazine St.
Contact: 525-2495
18th annual Harvest Polo Cup Classic
Benefits: Junior League of Greater Covington
Event Info.: The Classic expects more than 1,200 people in attendance to celebrate the Junior League of Greater Covington’s annual fundraiser with polo matches, fabulous food, libations and a VIP viewing tent to watch football.
Tickets: General admission $100, VIP available
Location: Summergrove Farms of Louisiana, 16191 Highway 40, Folsom
Contact: (985) 373-0460

Fall into Fashion
Benefits: Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra
Event Info.: The annual boutique party benefiting the Encore Shop and Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra will be hosted at a lovely home and feature jazz, supper and of course designer consignment shopping.
Tickets: Starting at $50
Location: 100 Audubon Blvd.
Contact: 866-1672

Second annual Pharmacy Museum Golf Tournament
Benefits: New Orleans Pharmacy Museum
Event Info.: This tournament will raise funds for the museum’s Building Renovation Project. Shotgun is at 1:30 p.m., and food and beverages will be provided by 12 Seasons Catering
Tickets: N/A
Location: Audubon Golf Club
Contact: 565-8027, NoPharmSm@att.net

Ghosts in the Oaks
Benefits: Friends of City Park
Event Info.: Kids will have a blast at this year’s Ghost in the Oaks fundraiser benefiting Friends of City Park with unlimited access to the rides and amusements of Storyland, face painting, music, arts and crafts, a pumpkin patch and more.
Tickets: Starting at $12
Location: Carousel Gardens Amusement Park, City Park
Contact: 483-9369

19th annual Pasta & Puccini
Benefits: Jefferson Performing Arts Society
Event Info.: This event celebrates the youth of Jefferson Parish in their quest to better themselves through the arts of performance with a gala evening downtown.
Tickets: TBA
Location: Grand Ballroom, Marriott New Orleans, 555 Canal St.
Contact: 885-2000

Golf Ball
Benefits: Fore!Kids Foundation
Event Info.: Supporting the Fore!Kids Foundation, the organization that brought you the Zurich Classic, the annual Golf Ball will take place downtown.
Tickets: TBA
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, 601 Loyola Ave.
Contact: 342-3000

Bra-Veaux New Orleans!
Benefits: Hadassah, New Orleans
Event Info.: Featuring a showcase and live auction of stunning art brassieres and uplifting works of art by artists both professionals and amateurs, the annual fundraiser for the New Orleans chapter of Hadassah will honor the memory of dedicated member Pearl Daube with music, auctions and more.
Tickets: TBA
Location: Lakefront Airport, 6001 Stars and Stripes Blvd.
Contact: 858-3833

30-November 1
20th annual Poydras Art Show and Patron Party
Benefits: Poydras Home
Event Info.: The Patron Party kicks off the weekend of the Art Show on October 30 with cocktails, dancing, silent and live auctions and more, previewing this year’s Art Show. All proceeds go to Poydras Home, a nonprofit continuing care community for the elderly.
Tickets: Patron Party starting at $100, Art Show free and open to the public
Location: Poydras Home, 5354 Magazine St.
Contact: 897-0535


Center Celebration…One Singular Sensation
Benefits: New Orleans Jewish Community Center
Event Info.: JCC’s major fundraiser of the season, the Center Celebration brings the talent of New York to St. Charles Avenue at a widely varied and dynamic concert in addition to a seated dinner and silent auction emceed by Lee Zurik.
Tickets: Starting at $200
Location: 5342 St. Charles Ave.
Contact: 897-0143

Third annual Son of a Saint Gala
Benefits: Son of a Saint
Event Info.: Benefiting Son of a Saint’s mission to further the hopes and empower at-risk young men, this gala is celebrating its third year.
Tickets: TBA
Location: The Windsor Court Hotel, 300 Gravier St.
Contact: SonOfASaint.org

Pharmacy Past & Present Gala
Benefits: New Orleans Pharmacy Museum
Event Info.: Featuring a silent auction and entertainment by The Essentials.
Tickets: TBA
Location: Loews Hotel, 300 Poydras St.
Contact: PharmacyMuseum.org, NoPharmSm@att.net

Gala Fundraiser
Benefits: Saint Joseph Seminary College
Event Info.: Celebrating the 125th anniversary of the abbey and the seminary college, the event will feature a pre-gala reception from 5-6 p.m., and Vespers with the Benedictine Monks from 6-6:45 p.m.
Tickets: $125
Location: Saint Joseph Abbey, Benedict
Contact: SJASC.edu

Buy, Save and Serve
Benefits: The Junior League of New Orleans
Event Info.: Community members buy a savings card that saves them up to 20 percent at all participating business.
Tickets: $35 per card as a donation to JLNO
Location: N/A
Contact: 891-5845

A Blind Taste
Benefits: WRBH Reading Radio for the Blind
Event Info.: Held at award-winning La Petite Grocery, guests will enjoy a five-course meal with wine pairings by Chef Justin Devillier – blindfolded – as they raise funds and awareness for WRBH Reading Radio, a 24-7 radio station run entirely by volunteers dedicated to providing the blind with constant information, and one of three of its kind in the entire world.
Tickets: TBA
Location: La Petite Grocery, 4238 Magazine St.
Contact: 899-1144

57th annual Weiss Awards
Benefits: New Orleans Council for Community and Justice
Event Info.: Every year, the Weiss Awards recognize members of the community whose civic and humanitarian contributions to the furtherance of human dignity were outstanding and examples to be followed. The gala evening also serves as the primary fundraiser for the New Orleans Council for Community and Justice.
Tickets: $300, tables available
Location: The Hyatt Regency Hotel, 601 Loyola Ave.
Contact: 522-3760

Essence of Style Design Symposium
Benefits: Longue Vue House and Gardens
Event Info.: The Symposium will feature the talents of authors Julia Reed and Bunny Williams at a designer’s reception, silent auction and book-signing in Old Metairie.
Tickets: Starting at $100, $125 for non-members
Location: 6500 Magazine St.
Contact: 293-4723

Cocktails for KID smART
Benefits: KID smART
Event Info.: Featuring local artist Raine Bedsole, the annual fundraiser will include music and edibles by Joel Event Planning and Catering.
Tickets: $125
Location: Home of Stephanie and Jim Huger
Contact: 940-1994

Odyssey Ball
Benefits: New Orleans Museum of Art
Event Info.: While normally a premier event of the fall social season, this year’s event promises to be the best yet, as the gala evening will also mark the opening for “Photorealism: The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Collection,” the largest photorealism collection in the world.
Tickets: Multiple sponsorship levels available
Location: New Orleans Museum of Art
Contact: 658-4121

Sixth annual A “SAV-VY” Affair
Benefits: St. Andrew’s Village
Event Info.: An all-inclusive evening full of live music, cuisine, libations and a silent auction featuring hundreds of items including art, jewelry, dining, travel and spa packages.
Tickets: $60 in advance,
$70 at the door
Location: The Chicory, 610 S. Peters St.
Contact: 432-8552

10th annual Emeril Lagasse Foundation Fundraising Weekend
Benefits: Emeril Lagasse Foundation
Event Info.: Premier chefs from across the nation will descend on New Orleans for the 10th annual Emeril Lagasse Foundation’s fundraising weekend featuring Boudin, Bourbon & Beer, a Louisiana-inspired outdoor festival, and Carnival du Vin, a wine auction and black-tie gala dinner.
Tickets: Various levels
Location: Boudin, Bourbon & Beer at Champions Square, Lasalle Street at the Superdome; Carnivale du Vin at Hyatt Regency, 601 Loyola Ave.
Contact: BoudinBourbonAndBeer.com & CarnivaleDuVin.com

Celebrity Waiters
Benefits: Bridge House/Grace House
Event Info.: An annual luncheon featuring local celebrities as waiters, this fall fundraiser for Bridge House/Grace House promises to be delicious and exciting with a silent auction and special presentations.
Tickets: Starting at $75
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, 601 Loyola Ave.
Contact: 821-7288

Southern Dominican Gala
Benefits: Southern Dominican Providence
Event Info.: Dancing, cocktails, silent and live auctions will be the entertainment of the evening as the Southern Dominican Providence honors the Order of the Holy Sepulchre, Order of Malta, and the Order of Saint Lazarus at this elegant event downtown.
Tickets: Starting at $175
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, 601 Loyola Ave.
Contact: 837-2129 extension 16

Historic Houses Society Fall Evening Gala
Benefits: Hermann-Grima + Gallier Historic Houses
Event Info.: An elegant evening honoring the highest level of donors to the Historic Houses Society with libations and music.
Tickets: Requirement of $1,000 donation
Location: Home of Jim Perrier
Contact: 525-5661

Jazz & Heritage Circle Party
Benefits: New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation
Event Info.: This year’s annual celebration of the Foundation’s Heritage School of Music honors Edward “Kid” Jordan.
Tickets: Starting at $1000
Location: Goldring Family Foundation, 524 Metairie Road
Contact: 558-6100

STAIR Affair
Benefits: Start the Adventure in Reading
Event Info.: Taking a page from J.M. Barry, this year’s event celebrates with a Peter Pan theme. Guests will be offered cocktails, classic New Orleans cuisine, silent auction and musical entertainment.
Tickets: $50
Location: 2507 Prytania Street
Contact: 899-0820

Moonlight & Miracles
Benefits: Ochsner Health System
Event Info.: Held on the green of the Superdome, Ochsner’s annual fundraiser chaired by Gayle Benson will include entertainment, food, raffles and auctions while raising money and awareness of Ochsner’s extensive health programs.
Tickets: Starting at $250
Location: Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Contact: 842-7125

Howling Success Presents Masquerade
Benefits: Louisiana SPCA
Event Info.: Louisiana SPCA throws this year’s annual bash with a masquerade theme, not to mention delicious edibles, specialty cocktails, music, dancing and more.
Tickets: TBA
Location: Empire Ballroom, The Hyatt Regency Hotel, 601 Loyola Ave.
Contact: la-spca.org/HowlingSuccess

Third annual Senior Moments
Benefits: Jefferson Council on Aging
Event Info.: The third annual affair will feature vintage vehicles at Henry Shanes’ Cars of Yesteryear Museum, jazz, edibles, libations and a silent auction.
Tickets: Starting at $50, Patrons $125
Location: Henry Shanes’ Cars of Yesteryear Museum, 4633 Fairfield St., Metairie
Contact: 207-4691

Just Say YAYA 2014: Help Build YAYA’s Future!
Benefits: Young Aspirations Young Artists
Event Info.: This year’s gala will benefit the development of YAYA’s Arts Center on LaSalle Street. A Patron Party will take place on the 13th, with an Arts Center Auction on the 14th.  
Tickets: Starting at $100
Location: YAYA Creative Glass Studio, 3924 Conti St.
Contact: 529-3306, YAYAInc.com/Just-Say-YAYA/

Tocqueville Celebration Honoring John Hollowell
Benefits: United Way of Southeast Louisiana
Event Info.: An awards dinner that honors some of the community’s most outstanding philanthropists. This year’s Alexis de Tocqueville Award will be presented to John Hollowell, VP of Deep Water for Shell in the Americas.
Tickets: $250
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, 601 Loyola Ave.
Contact: 827-9258

A Vintage Affair for MS
Benefits: National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Event Info.: Working to mobilize people and resources to drive research for a cure, the National Multiple Sclerosis Society holds this event every fall to raise awareness and funds with a night of fun, food, drink, entertainment and wine.
Tickets: $95
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, 601 Loyola Ave.
Contact: 322-3788


Christmas Luncheon
Benefits: Notre Dame Seminary
Event Info.: Featuring silent and live auctions and a reception and luncheon, this yuletide-themed fundraiser for Notre Dame Seminary will raise funds for the operation and maintenance of the Seminary.
Tickets: TBA
Location: The Roosevelt Hotel, 123 Baronne St.
Contact: 866-7426 extension 3740

Home for the Holidays
Benefits: The NOCCA Institute
Event Info.: Honoring the memory of accomplished local artist Daniel Price, this event celebrates art and music with a bevy of performers and entertainment benefiting the NOCCA Institute.
Tickets: Starting at $37, patron levels available
Location: House of Blues, 225 Decatur St.
Contact: 310-4999

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