Art of the Vine
Highlights: Enjoy sampling international wines and dishes prepared by local restaurants. Bid on auction items and dance to live music at an evening hosted by Fields BMW.
When: March 27
Where: Fields BMW of Winter Park
Benefits: New Hope for Kids Center for Grieving Children and Children’s Wish
Itinerary: 6-10 p.m.
Dress: Business casual
Tickets: $85 in advance; $100 the night of the event; sponsorship opportunities available
Contact: 407-331-3059, ext. 10; newhopeforkids.org
Highlights: Celebrate the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s 60th year anniversary with an evening of dancing, auctions, a raffle and a performance by professional dancer Daniella Koren. Jacqueline London of WKMG-Channel 6 emcees the event.
When: March 21
Where: The Ritz-Carlton Orlando Grande Lakes
Benefits: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Itinerary: Cocktail reception and silent auction begin at 6 p.m.
Entertainment: The BuzzCatz
Dress: Casual cocktail attire recommended
Tickets: $250 individual; sponsorship opportunities available
Contact: 407-898-0733, lls.org/cfldiamondgala
A Pair to Remember
Highlights: Local male celebrities present a live auction of designer shoes displayed on silver platters for this ladies’ luncheon, this year themed “Springtime in Paris.” The event also features spa and pampering services along with live entertainment and a silent auction.
When: March 6
Where: Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens in Winter Park
Benefits: Easter Seals Florida
Itinerary: Seated luncheon 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Dress: Garden party or themed attire recommended
Tickets: $125 individual; $1,250 for reserved premium seating for 10; sponsorship opportunities available
Contact: 407-629-7881, fl.easterseals.com