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The Jazzy Holiday Gala
- Early bird tickets $175 through August 31; Individual tickets $250; tables available
About This Program
Artful Scene, Soulful Experience.
Save the date and make plans to be a part of this 36th annual tradition, benefiting the Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+Culture. The Jazzy Holiday Gala takes place on Saturday, December 3, 2016, beginning at 6:00 pm at the Charlotte Convention Center. This black tie event features cocktails, dinner, awards, entertainment and dance.
For a prominent presence at our annual benefit gala, an array of sponsorships are available, starting at $2,000.
2016 Spirit of the Center Award Recipients
Corporate Citizenship and Partnership
PNC | Financial services corporation that demonstrates commitment to the Charlotte community
Philanthropy and Community
Sarah Stevenson | Venerable civic leader and founding board member of the Gantt Center (formerly Afro-American Cultural Center)
Art and Culture
Richard J. Powell, Ph.D. | Duke University Professor of Art and Art History and Dean of the Humanities
Jazzy Drawing - Gift A Membership To Win One of Four Art & Soul Experiences
At Jazzy Holiday Gala 2016, guests will have the opportunity to invest in the Gantt Center as a new member, to renew or step-up an existing membership and to gift memberships. Each gift membership purchased entitles the giver to enter a drawing to win one of four art & soul experiences.
Art & Soul Jazzy Holiday Gala 2016 FAQs
When will Jazzy Holiday Gala take place?
Saturday, December 3, 2016
What time does the event start?
Where will Jazzy Holiday Gala 2016 take place?
Charlotte Convention Center
What is the address of the Charlotte Convention Center?
501 S. College Street, Charlotte, NC 28202
What are my parking options?
Valet parking will be available, however, you are free to park in any of the parking lots near the Convention Center. For more information on available lots, please click here.
How will valet parking work?
Valet parking will be offered at the entrance on MLK Blvd. (located between S. Brevard & S. College Streets).
What will Jazzy Holiday Gala include?
Cocktail reception, dinner, awards, live entertainment, dancing, and dessert
For more information about this event or to receive information on sponsorships, please call (704) 547-3737.
- Corporate Citizenship and Partnership