The "Low Down" On The 2020 Gala
Updated: Feb 19, 2020
We are excited to see you at the Giddy Up Gala on Friday, February 21 at the Wisconsin Center! A few important details for you and your guests – please pass along!
Pre-Register – Save time by pre-registering now or text sowigala20 to 76278 to register. You will also get a sneak peek at the incredible live and silent auction! And if something catches your eye in the silent auction, go ahead and start bidding. It’s never too early to stake your claim!
Golden Ticket – Back by popular demand! Win the chance to pick ANY item from the Live Auction for only $100 per entry! Purchase your Golden Ticket the evening of the Gala. The lucky winner will select any one of the incredible live auction items BEFORE the auction begins. You could walk away with an item valued at thousands of dollars! Drawing will be held at 9 PM on Friday, February 21. You must be present to win. Only 300 Golden Tickets available!
Auction Assistants – If you need assistance at the Gala or prefer not to bid using your phone, auction assistants will be available to help facilitate your bidding.
Hilton Hotel – If you are staying overnight at the Hilton, the party moves to Monarch Lounge after the Auto Show Gala. It will be open until 2 AM. The ADAMM room rate is $99 with $5 parking charge for Friday night. There are rooms still available. Reserve a room today!
Complementary Valet Parking – Use Wells St entrance. See map.
Additional parking – If you are taking a ride share, the suggested entrance is 4th & Wisconsin or the catwalk from the Hilton or Hyatt. You will avoid the valet line.
7 – 9 PM (3rd Floor)
Cowboy Chow Hors D’oeuvres & Dinner Stations
Boot Scootin’ Beverages
Stars & Guitars Silent & Live Auction
9 PM – Midnight (1st Floor)
Dance at the Starry Night Hoedown
Have fun at the Cowboy Cantina & Sweets and Eats Saloon
Local Event with a Local Impact – For the third year running, the Auto Show Gala is supporting Special Olympics Wisconsin. Proceeds from the live and silent auctions, table sponsorships and ticket sales will go to this incredible organization. Through your support, we are making a difference in the lives of children and adults with intellectual disabilities. Together, we are creating the #InclusionRevolution.