Friday, April 21…Annual Luncheon, to benefit Providence House, 11:30 a.m. at Renaissance Cleveland Hotel. Luncheon at noon. Tickets are $80. Visit provhouse.org/events/2017/04/21/36th-annual-luncheon.
Saturday, April 22, GatherPalooza: The Sequel, to benefit The Gathering Place, 6:30 p.m. at Grays Armory. Battle of the Bands between four local rock bands formed from Cleveland area professionals. Food stations, two complimentary drink tickets for general admission, $100; VIP tickets for $175 include food stations, seating at table, open bar. Raffle and valet parking for all. For more information, visit touchedbycancer.org/gatherpaloozathesequel.
Thursday, April 27…Savor, to benefit Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry, 6:30 p.m. at Silver Grille, Higbee Building. Enjoy a spectacular culinary event that brings together well-known chefs from Cleveland. 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. champagne preview reception. Food tastings, cocktails, raffle and entertainment. $50 per ticket. Call 216.658.7208.
Thursday, April 27…Spring for Hope, to benefit Children with Autism, 6 p.m. at Don Umerley Civic Center, Rocky River. Cocktails, appetizers and auction. To purchase tickets, visit communitywestfoundation.org/events/spring-for-hope.
Sunday, April 30…Innovations ’17 Fashion Show, a public fashion show of original creations and designs from students of Ursuline College, 1 p.m. at Ursuline College’s Sister Diana Stano Athletic Center on Lander Rd., Pepper Pike. Original designs for women produced by Ursuline students majoring in fashion design and merchandising. New this year, students will model jewelry and accessories they designed and fabricated using the college’s new 3D printer. In a nod to the 50th anniversary of Ursuline’s 1966 move to its Pepper Pike campus, the show will include apparel donated by Pepper Pike residents to Ursuline’s 3,500-piece Historic Costume Study Collection. Tickets for purchase at the door only are $15 for adults, $5 for students and no charge for children 10 and younger. For more information, call 440.646.8142.
Sunday, April 30, Victorian Tea Party: Soda Pop Hits of the Fifties, to benefit Beck Center for the Arts, 12:30 p.m. at Beck Center for the Arts, Music and Dance Building, Detroit Ave., Lakewood. Elegant luncheon catered by SinSational Desserts; entertainment by Terry Willingham and Holly Prather. Donation is $25. Tickets can be ordered by mail or online at beckcenter.org/events/Victorian-tea-3. For more information, call 216.521.2540, ext. 10 or email email@example.com.
Wednesday, May 3…Silver Spoon Awards Party, to benefit Arthritis Foundation, 6 p.m. at Crawford Auto Aviation Museum at the Cleveland History Center. Strolling food and wine tasting event. Guests will sample delicious signature dishes from more than 40 of NE Ohio’s best restaurants and several international wineries. Exclusive VIP lounge, silent auction, exciting raffles and complimentary valet parking. To purchase tickets, call 216.285.2822 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday, May 3…Rock the Keys for a Cause, to benefit Epilepsy Association, 6 p.m. at Vosh, Lakewood. A festive evening of live entertainment from the T & Rich Dueling Piano Show, sumptuous dinner stations, prize-filled silent auction baskets, and raffles. Tickets are $85 per person. Call 216.579.1330, email email@example.com or visit epilepsy.org/html/rockthekeys.html.
Saturday, May 6…Ursuline Derby Day, a Kentucky Derby party to benefit the Ursuline Sisters of Cleveland, 5 p.m. at First Energy Stadium. Dinner, drinks, a large basket raffle. 50/50, wine pull, live auction and of course the race! Hats are encouraged! Tickets are $125 each or $75 each for those 35 and younger. Call 440.449.1200, ext. 199 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunday, May 6…Bloom, to benefit Lawrence School, 6 p.m. at Lawrence School Upper Campus, Sagamore Hills. Silent auction, cocktails, dinner, live auction. Cocktail attire. For more information, visit lawrenceschool.org/bloom.
Sunday, May 6…Barn Party, to benefit Hale Farm, 6 p.m. at Hale Farm. Themed food stations, open bar, live music, Ohio beer and wine tastings, bonfire, historic craft demonstrations, wagon rides, historic games and more. Jeans, boots and derby hats – casual attire. Tickets are $75. Call 330.666.3711, ext. 1708.
Thursday, May 11…Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon, to benefit Recovery Resources, noon at InterContinental Hotel, Cleveland. Event to recognize Joan Papp, M.C. with Exemplar Award and Judge Joan Synenberg as Woman of Strength. Tickets are $50. Call 216.400.7926 to register or visit recres.org.
Friday, May 12…Night of the Arts 2017-Diamond Anniversary Celebration, to benefit The Fine Arts Association in celebration of its 60th anniversary, 6 p.m. at Noah’s in Mentor. Champagne uncorked at 6 p.m., cocktails, dinner, silent and live auctions, raffles and entertainment. Tickets start at $120 per person. Call 440.951.7500, ext. 106 or visit fineartsassociation.org.
Saturday, May 13…25th Anniversary Gala, to benefit Apollo’s Fire, at Stirn Hall, Hawken Upper School, Gates Mills. Landmark celebration of one of Northeast Ohio’s artistic and entrepreneurial success stories – Apollo’s Fire! For more information, call 216.320.0012, ext. 2 or email email@example.com.
Saturday, May 13, Praising Our Ancestors & Saluting our Elders Luncheon and Music Fest, to benefit the Eliza Bryant Village, 11 a.m. at Executive Caterers at Landerhaven. Tickets are $45. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Saturday, May 13…Mom & Me Mothers Day Sort, to benefit Medwish International, 9 a.m. to noon. Don’t miss this opportunity to make a difference and honor moms all over the world. Light refreshments and Medmosas. Participants will sort and pack medical supplies that will support our lifesaving mission. Photo booth, crafts with recycled materials and an opportunity to be pampered by David A Hair Guru. To reserve your spot register at medwish.org/momandme or call 216.692.1685.
Monday, May 15…Global Impact Award, to benefit Cleveland Council on World Affairs, honoring former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice for her distinguished career in international affairs, at Bank of America Auditorium, InterContinental Hotel Cleveland. Private VIP reception at 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres reception for all attendees from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. Award presentation, moderated conversation with Dr. Rice and audience Q & A from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. For more information, call 216.255.9005 or email email@example.com.
Tuesday, May 16…Spring into Style Luncheon, to benefit Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital, 10:30 a.m. at the Shoreby Club. Boutique shopping, silent auction, raffle items and informal fashion show by Toni in Style.
Tickets are $55. For more information or to purchase tickets, call Sharon Klonowski at 216.844.0417.
Friday, May 19…Grapes & Ale, to benefit Our Lady of the Wayside, 7 p.m. at Progressive Field. A benefit Celebration of Fine Wine, Blues, Brew and BBQ! Sample more than 300 internationally acclaimed wine samplings, craft beers and the sauciest restaurants! VIP Access from 7-10 p.m., $125 per person includes Premiere Grand Tasting; $50 per person. Call 440.934.6007 or visit thewayside.org.
Friday, May 19…Believeland at the Renaissance, to benefit Eliza Jennnings and the older adults Eliza Jennings serves, 6 p.m. at The Renaissance Retirement Campus, Olmsted Township. Cocktails and dinner, wine and dine pull, entertainment and more. Tickets are $100 per person. Call 216.325.1255 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, May 19…Women of Distinction Awards Luncheon, to benefit Girl Scouts Northeast Ohio, noon at The Union Club of Cleveland. Tickets are $50 and include lunch and valet parking. For more information, call 330.983.0368.
Friday, May 19…Evening Benefit performance featuring The Amici String Quartet to benefit The Women’s Committee of the Cleveland Orchestra, 6 p.m. at Shaker Heights Country Club. Reception, silent auction, musical performance followed by a conversation with the artists, and dinner. Tickets range from $150 to $500. Call 440.338.3369 or email email@example.com.
Friday, May 19…Women of Distinction Awards Luncheon, to benefit Girl Scouts of North East Ohio, noon at The Union Club, Cleveland. Several Women of Distinction and Leaders of Tomorrow, and Sherwin-Williams Company to receive awards. Tickets are $50. For more information, call 330.983.0368.
Saturday, May 20…Cheers to 30 Years!, to benefit Verb Ballets, at Historic Calfee Building, E. Sixth St., Cleveland. Music, dancing, food stations and a special performance by Verb Ballets. Tickets are $125. Visit verbballets.org.
Saturday, May 20…Inspired 2017: Garden Party on South Park to benefit Center for Arts-Inspired Learning, 6 p.m. at a newly renovated home in Shaker Heights. Enjoy drinks, heavy hors d’oeuvres, live music, silent auction, and student performances. Tickets are $125 per person. Call 216.561.5005 or purchase tickets online at arts-inspiredlearning.org.
Saturday, June 3…Grand Illusion A Magical Odyssey, to benefit Cleveland Play House, at the Allen Theatre. Call 216.400.7021, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit clevelandplayhouse.com/benefit.
Friday, June 9…Enchanted Garden, to benefit Rose-Mary, 6:30 p.m. at Executive Caterers at Landerhaven. Call 216.481.4823, ext. 105.
Saturday, June 10 …Flyways not Highways, to benefit the Nature Center at Shaker Lakes, 6 p.m. at The Nature Center, Shaker Heights. Join the Nature Center for a strolling street party filled with food, friends and fun. Tickets: Reserved Ticket — $275: Includes a reserved seat and access to stations and open bar; Strolling Ticket — $190: Includes access to strolling stations and open bar. Call 216.321.5935, ext. 223 or email Sikora@shakerlakes.org.
Friday, June 9… ZippityZooDoo, to benefit Cleveland Zoological Society, 6 to 11 p.m. at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. An elegant night to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Cleveland Zoological Society. Gourmet dinner stations and cocktails by Driftwood Catering, silent auction, wine auction, VIP Lounge. Dressy cocktail attire. Individual tickets start at $250; tables start at $3,500. Reservations open now at ClevelandZooSociety.org/events or email obertacz@ClevelandZooSociety.org.
Friday, June 16…Summer Solstice, to benefit Hopewell, 6 p.m. in Hunting Valley. Event to honor Sandy and Sally Cutler, longtime supporters of Hopewell. Known as a “Hunting Valley Block Party,” the event will be held at the estate of honorary chairs Brian and Gretchen Colleran. Silent and live auctions, BidPal bidding, dinner by Marigold Catering served under the stars. Tickets start at $225.Call 440.247.0912 or visit hopewellcommunity.org/events.
Friday, June 23…Starry, Starry Night, to benefit Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, Akron. An elegant evening under the stars featuring cocktails, gourmet fare and dancing. Bid on a one-of-a-kind Stan Hywet experience, “Dinner in the Dining Room, a formal dinner party staged in the elegant dining room of the Manor House. Black Tie. Tickets start at $300. Call 330.315.3248 or email email@example.com.
Friday, June 23 …Irish Roots-A Celebration of the May Dugan Center, to benefit the May Dugan Center, 6 p.m. at the Music Box Supper Club. Festive evening of fabulous food, live music, raffles, silent auction and more. Sponsorships available. For information, call 216.631.5800, ext. 125 or visit maydugancenter.org.
Saturday, June 24…Five Star Sensation, to benefit University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center, 7 p.m. at Cuyahoga Community College’s Eastern Campus, Highland Hills. Host Michael Symon and a star-studded list of chefs and vintners will come together for a landmark culinary event. Music, dancing, silent auction and more. For more information, call 216.844.0416 or FiveStar@uhhospitals.org.
Saturday, June 24…Dream Builder Gala, to benefit Lake-Geauga Habitat for Humanity, 6 p.m. at Holden Arboretum. Heavy hors d’oeuvres, open bar, catering by Driftwood, silent and live auctions and dancing to a quartet from the Cleveland Jazz Orchestra. Garden party attire. Tickets are $125 per person. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 440.226.3000, ext. 104 or visit LakeGeaugaHabitat.org.
Thursday, Aug. 24…Diamonds are Forever Ladies Night Out, to benefit Dominic’s Dream, 6:30 p.m. at Mayfield Country Club. Cocktails, light dinner, raffle and style show of fashions by Toni In Style of Chagrin Falls. For more information, call 216.593.0910 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, Sept. 9…Band Aid Bash 2017 Around The World, to benefit Medwish International, at the NEW Medwish Warehouse located at E. 31st Street, Cleveland. Entertainment, a lounge style reception with hors d’ oeuvres, food stations, an open bar, a silent auction, gifts, and much more. Medwish will be presenting the “Medwish Community Impact Award” to longtime supporter Sherwin-Williams. For more information, call 216.692.1685.
Thursday, Sept. 14…Opening Night Preview, presented by the Print Club of Cleveland to benefit the Department of Prints of the Cleveland Museum of Art, 6 p.m. in the Ames Family Atrium, Cleveland Museum of Art. Tickets are $100 and are nonrefundable. For more information or reservations, call 216.707.2669. The Print Fair is open to the public and runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15 and Saturday, Sept. 16 in the Ames Family Atrium, Cleveland Museum of Art. Admission is free.