Go glam to help animals get adopted

The Kelowna branch of the SPCA will hold the 4th annual Kelowna Gala all in the name of the animals.

The Kelowna branch of the SPCA will hold the 4th annual Kelowna Gala all in the name of the animals.

The gala banquet is presented by The Mortgage Group—Aquarius Mortgages and E-Z Rock on  Saturday, Nov.5, at the Coast Capri Hotel.

“We are excited to be in a new larger venue as we have had tremendous interest and support from the community of Kelowna,” said Marni Adams, regional development officer for the SPCA.

As past years, the event will boost a four-course meal paired with local, Okanagan wines, a silent and live auctions and dancing and live entertainment to finish off the evening.

The wine sponsors for this year include Mission Hill Winery, Desert Hills Winery, Cedarcreek Estate Winery, Quails’ Gate Estate Winery and Kalala Organic Winery.

“We have a fantastic evening planned and have added some new elements this year,” said  Adams.

“We have added a VIP reception this year. We will offer our VIP guests first chance at all auction items while enjoying some See Ya Later Ranch Brut, SPCA-Certified appetizers, swag bags and an opportunity to meet our special guest host for the evening, Global BC news anchor Chris Gailus.”

Adams said the event will also feature the stars of the show—the animals

“We will be having a fashion show featuring some of our past animals that have found their forever homes and also have some animals in need of their forever home.”

Go Glam, Go Hollywood is the theme of this year’s event. Tickets are available at the Kelowna SPCA animal branch,  located at 3785 Casorso Road.

For more information or to donate and item for the auction, please call 250-861-7722.

Tickets are available at the early bird price of $125 and the VIP tickets are $175.

 

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