This event has ended

Enter a World of Wonder - San Francisco Bay Area NACE Gala & Fundraiser

Very Merry Events

Thursday, November 14, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PST)

San Francisco, CA

Enter a World of Wonder - San Francisco Bay Area NACE Gala...

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Late NACE Member Rate Ended $160.00 $0.00
Late Non-Member Rate Ended $175.00 $0.00
Donation Ended
Designer's Tablescape Contest Application Fee Ended $75.00 $0.00

Who's Going

Loading your connections...

Share Enter a World of Wonder - San Francisco Bay Area NACE Gala & Fundraiser

Event Details

Enter a World of Wonder and celebrate the Bay Area's most innovative catering professionals. Enjoy dreamy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, a fanciful dinner, enchanting entertainment, and dancing. Proceeds from the Silent Auction and the highly anticipated Tablescape Competition will benefit both the local SF Bay Area NACE Chapter and New Door Ventures, a local San Francisco non-profit organization assisting at-risk youth.



Calling ALL designers! If you would like to partake in this year's Live tablescape design competition, we are looking for the BEST of the BEST to represent at this year's NACE Gala! 


1. Name of designer & business name

2. How long you've been in business

3. Number of events per year

4. Service area

5. Contact info

6. State Tabletop Catergory (can be a combination)

  • Classic
  • Vintage
  • Romantic
  • Modern
  • Whimsical
  • Glam

Application Fee - $75, payment will be collected upon announcement of first 15 qualified entries.

Winners to be selected by

  • panel of judges
  • people's choice
Winners will receive
  • Recognition at the Gala with winner's trophy
  • Judge's panel winner will receive, $2500 worth of advertisement from The Knot 
  • People's choice award will receive 3 months free membership from Blu Bungalow
  • All contestants will receive highlights in the tabletop contest booklet handed out to each attendee

Criteria to Qualify:

  • Registered as an event planning/design company
  • 3+years industry experience in current field
  • Must have been published in a blog or magazine (past year)
  • Rules and guidelines will be sent once competitors are selected
Download PDF application Here

10/25 - All competitor entries due to with subject heading: NACE GALA TABLESCAPE CONTEST ENTRY

10/31 - competitors selected, notified, and announced


If you are interested in event sponsorship, donation to our silent auction, volunteering for a committee, or have other inquires regarding the NACE Gala, please contact Gala Co-Chairs or

Have questions about Enter a World of Wonder - San Francisco Bay Area NACE Gala & Fundraiser? Contact Very Merry Events

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.