Marquee Ball: The Golden Ticket

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Marquee Ball: The Golden Ticket

Our 25th Birthday Gala and BIGGEST Party of the Year!

SAT NOV 7 | 5:30pm VIP Dinner | 8pm Party
Party tickets: $75, $70 MEMBERS (+$5 service fee)

Saturday, November 7th
(Rescheduled from Saturday, April 25th)
5:30pm VIP Dinner | 8pm Party
w/ two stages, roaming performers, silent art auction & more!

"We are the music makers, we are the dreamers of dreams.” 

Join us for the sweetest party in town! Celebrate Creative Alliance’s 25th anniversary with us at our annual masquerade gala, auction, and dance party.

For one night only, the Creative Alliance becomes a candy-coated spectacle inspired by the fantastical Willy Wonka! Expect a night of dancing, performances on two stages, artist-made decor, a silent art auction, open studios, breathtaking costumes, an open bar, and sweet treats galore!

Our 25th Anniversary Honorees:

Lifetime Achievement Award
Margaret Footner

Golden Formstone Award
Dr. Freeman Hrabowski III

Honorary Chairs
Peter & Millicent Bain


Are you a Madcap Wonka? An Oompa Loompa?  A sinfully sweet Wonkette? Get costume inspiration here!


Suggested Inspiration:
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
 (1971 Film)
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005 Film)
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (1964 Book by Roald Dahl)
Candy Land (1949 Board Game)
Tom and Jerry: Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (2017 Animated Film)


Candy is Dandy Dance Party
8pm-Midnight | Tickets
 $75, $70 members | Purchase tickets here!
Tickets include beer, wine, signature cocktail, and light fare.

VIP Dinner Party
Limited Availability! 5:30-Midnight | Tickets: $300 each  
Includes open bar, coursed dinner, and entry to 8pm party.
Email brittney@creativealliance for VIP Dinner ticket availibility.

Valet Parking Available | $10

Your ticket supports over 4,500 youth in Creative Alliance’s free afterschool and neighborhood programs. 

Thank you to our Sponsors!



 Mariner Finance  • Barbara and Lou Denrich

Annie E. Casey Foundation • BGE, an Exelon Company • Miles & Stockbridge •  Gallagher, Evelius & Jones LLP • Morgan, Lewis & Bockius

Contact to learn more about sponsoring Marquee Ball and other Creative Alliance events!

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