The Tux & Trees Gala (www.tuxandtrees.com)
For the third year, the annual celebration will be hosted by Stacey Adams, anchor of WINK News Live at 4 p.m., 10 p.m. and 11 p.m. Auction duties will be handled by event co-host Mike Joyce, owner of Gulfcoast Coin & Jewelry.
The evening will also feature a silent auction with lavishly decorated wreaths and other extravagant items. Guests can bid on items like dinner aboard the Sanibel Harbour Princess, a private party of wine and music at Naples’s Steinway Piano Gallery, dining certificates, stay-cations, and much more!
Last year, the Festival of Trees and Tux & Trees Gala raised $56,000 to support Goodwill’s mission of helping people with disabilities and other disadvantages overcome their barriers to employment and independence.
Tickets for the Tux and Trees gala are $100 per person, and include entertainment, complimentary valet parking service, and hors d’oeuvres. Call (239) 995-2106 ext. 2249 or visit www.tuxandtrees.com to purchase tickets to the affair.
Major sponsors of the sixth annual Festival of Trees and Tux & Trees Gala include Presenting Sponsor FineMark National Bank & Trust, Home Depot, Gulfcoast Consulting Group, Inc., Aaron’s, Lee Designs, Westco Builders of Florida, Inc., The Morgan House, Two Men and a Truck, The News-Press Media Group, D’latinos/