GALA 2013

Thanks to everyone who supported and attended our 2013 Gala. We had a wonderful time and look forward to dancing, mingling and laughing with you all next year!

Big thanks to all the supporters below for the delicious appetizers, desserts, drinks and prizes that were enjoyed by GALA guests…. 

  • Andronico’s & Bay Wolf Restaurant
  • Berkeley Bowl & Bette’s Oceanview Diner
  • CC Made & Tara Firma Farms
  • The Cheese Board Collective & INNA Jam
  • Chow & We Olive Walnut Creek
  • Country Cheese & Edmunds St. John Winery
  • Periscope Cellars & La Note Restaurant
  • Piatti & Italian Colors GC
  • SF MOMA & Aurora Theater
  • Monterey Market & Assemble
  • Rock Wall Wine Company & Vino
  • Sweet Adeline Bakeshop & Lincoln Park Wine Bar
  • Trader Joe’s & Alegio Chocolate
  • Wally Holden & Josie Perena
  • Elemental Herbs & Funky Door Yoga
  • Informed Body & La Spa Petite
  • Lush & De Young Museum
  • Shed: Hair stylist Rebecca Reedy & Meri Issel
  • Hotel Paradox & Solaire Restaurant
  • Osteria Stellina

Here are some pictures from the night. You can view more pictures on our facebook page.

Luna Staff

 

Ray Obiedo and Mistura Fina

 

 

 

 

 

 

Patricia & JessicaGala Guests

 

 

 

                            Cynthia Rauschert

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TWO LIVE BANDS:  Ray Obiedo & Mistura Fina return with their Latin blues, jazz & funk dance music.  Hector will play rock & roll oldies with an updated twist.  Both bands sure to bring your bodies to the dance floor! Click here to listen.

GAMES & PRIZES:  As always, BINGO w/ LUNA is a major hit.  In between sets, we’ll play two games.  Prizes are weekend getaways in Santa Cruz and Pt. Reyes.  We will also hold a drawing for prizes–chocolate chest, wine “cellar”, gourmet food and spa baskets will go to the lucky winners.

rosieissel-prize-bakedgoods

 

“Something for everyone at the Luna Gala…. delicious cakes, gourmet treats and baskets filled with wonderful gift certificates. Our favorite was probably the certificate to Cafe Aquarius! Where we got all these treats!”
-Rosie Issel, Prize Winner

 

 

OPEN BAR, HEARTY SNACKS, DESSERTS

STILT WALKERS, TAROT READERS, PHOTOBOOTH AND MORE FUN TO BE HAD–SEE YA THERE!  MAKE SURE TO CHECK OUT OUR LIST OF DONORS & VOLUNTEERS–MANY HANDS MAKE FUN PARTY.

EVENING ACTIVITY SCHEDULE

7:30--Doors Open, Piano Playing by Andre dos Santos Morgan 

8:00–Music by HECTOR

9:00–A few words from Directors, then BINGO*

9:30–Music by Ray Obiedo & Mistura Fina

*Prizes include weekend get-aways in Santa Cruz and Pt. Reyes.  Enter our drawing to win a wine cellar, or chocolate chest, or spa basket or gourmet food & restaurant gems!!!

Order Tickets online through our donation pay pal link (indicate luna-cy on purpose) or call the office (510.883.1118) for secure credit card use or send a check to Luna Dance Institute, 605 Addison, Berkeley, CA 94710.  All proceeds benefit Luna’s programs, bringing dance to more than 20,000 children each year.

See you Saturday!!!