USD Founders' Gala

USD Founders' Gala

This event occurred in the past

Date and Time

  • Saturday, November 2, 2013 from 5:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.


Jenny Craig Pavilion

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110




Join us for an unforgettable night in support of student scholars. The black-tie affair will include hosted cocktails, unique silent and live auctions, an exquisite four-course dining experience and dancing to the music of Wayne Foster Entertainment. You won’t want to miss this Swarovski-studded evening!

For details including history of the event, sponsorship opportunities, auction items and registration visit the Founders' Gala website.

Jenny Craig Pavilion
University of San Diego
5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110
Complimentary valet parking available

$500 per person

VIP Table
$5,000 table of 10 preferred seating, table placard and name listing in event program

5 p.m.
VIP Sponsor Reception
Mix and mingle at the exclusive VIP party with sponsors, dignitaries and special guests, including USD's alumna and Real Housewife of Orange County, Lydia McLaughlin. Indulge in pre-gala hors d'oeuvres along with signature cocktails overlooking the gala venue in the private Warren Hospitality Suite. By invitation only. Sponsored by Cox

5:30 p.m.
Gala Reception
Featuring hosted cocktails, a one-of-a-kind Silent Auction and the chance to score hand-selected Swarovski items. Sponsored by Swarovski

7 p.m.
Dinner and Program
Enjoy an exquisite four-course dining experience among dazzling décor, an exciting Live Auction and the opportunity to Fund-A-Torero!

9:30 p.m.
After Party
Delectable desserts, drinks and dancing to the music of Wayne Foster Entertainment. Sponsored by Wells Fargo

For more information, contact USD University Events and Promotions at or call (619) 260-8814.

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