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10th Annual Hope Gala

  • House of Blues 2200 North Lamar Street Dallas, TX, 75202 United States (map)

The 10th Annual Hope Gala presented by Operation Kindness, an elegant evening of intimate dining and dancing, with music from Ricki Derek and the Vegas Six, delectable cocktails and gourmet cuisine. The Hope Gala has raised more than $1,400,000 to provide medical treatment, food and shelter for thousands of homeless pets at Operation Kindness for the past nine years and continues to be the biggest fundraising event for the shelter.

•Event Chair: Joni McCoy
•A four-course dinner and open bar with top shelf spirits
•Live entertainment by Ricki Derek and the Vegas Six—following the tradition of the Rat Pack members, Ricki Derek and his six-piece band will delight guests with a memorable performance
•Live Auction: includes Taylor Swift concert tickets, a suite at a Rangers baseball game, a diamond ring valued at more than $8,000 and more!
•Grand Raffle: The lucky winner and one guest will enjoy a three-night stay at their choice of select Fairmont resorts, airfare for two and daily breakfast! A limited amount of tickets will be available for $50.
•A few special four-legged guests will be present and available for adoption.

Tickets start at $500 per couple, and a portion of the ticket price is tax deductible. All proceeds benefit Operation Kindness. For more information on the event and to purchase tickets, please visit

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