WYES Gala 2023 presented by the Oscar J. Tolmas Charitable Trust

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WYES Gala 2023 presented by the Oscar J. Tolmas Charitable Trust

The "Once Upon A Time in New Orleans" gala theme shines a light on WYES' mission of preserving the stories of our region for over 66 years.

By WYES-TV

When and where

Date and time

Thursday, September 14 · 7 - 11pm CDT

Location

WYES Paulette and Frank Stewart Innovation Center for Educational Media 916 Navarre Avenue New Orleans, LA 70124

Refund Policy

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About this event

  • 4 hours
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WYES GALA – ONCE UPON A TIME IN NEW ORLEANS PRESENTED BY THE OSCAR J. TOLMAS CHARITABLE TRUST

Thursday, September 14, 2023

WYES | 916 Navarre Avenue | New Orleans

Theme-Inspired or Cocktail Attire

Patron Party 7pm-8pm

Patron $500 | Jr. Patron (ages 21-40) $225

Gala 8pm-11pm

Gala $200 | Junior Gala (ages 21-40) $100

Your gala ticket purchase means so much! Thank you.

Since 1957, WYES has been preserving memories and telling the stories of the people, culture and traditions of New Orleans and our region like no one else.

Through WYES’ incomparable and original local programming, documentaries and national cooking shows, the station is your lens to our region’s unique history, flair and flavors—past, present and future. Your support of the gala, our signature event, is essential to sustain and grow both WYES’ programming and community outreach that continue to distinguish the station as our region’s free and most accessible educational resource.

Cuisine by CELEBRATE! Catered Events by Windsor Court

Live Entertainment by:

SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR GALA CHAIRS:

Co-Chairs:

Catherine and Will Hales

Juli Miller Hart

Mark Romig and David Briggs

Junior Committee Chair:

Mary Beth Benjamin

THANK YOU TO OUR FABULOUS GALA COMMITTEE:

THANK YOU TO OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS FOR HELPING MAKE THIS EVENT POSSIBLE:

Presenting Sponsor:

Where Y'At Sponsor:

Cox Communications

About the organizer

Organized by
WYES-TV

For over 65 years, the New Orleans Educational Television Foundation, known as WYES, has been dedicated to preserving the stories of the Greater New Orleans region and the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Our commitment to producing award-winning programs that showcase our distinct local culture, along with the excellent national PBS service, demonstrates WYES’ pledge to use the power of our programs and services to fulfill the promise of public television as a resource where we can all come together to rediscover and preserve the history and values that make our community a remarkable place to live. For more information, call (504) 486-5511 or visit wyes.org.