An Art Affair: Downtown Sacramento
Nov 16th Gala to benefit Verge Center for the Arts

The DragonFire, one of the featured cocktails at the Gala.Verge artist Aleksander Bohnak’s installation at this Friday’s Reason to Party event invites guests to become part of the art. (Pictured is a previous installation of his.)The event will be held at the historic Elks Tower. (Photo by Nicholas Wray.)Previous events, like the event at the Old Sugar Mill in Clarksburg, created an immersive environment for attendees.

If you’re looking for a different kind of party — one that celebrates and supports our local arts — look no further. Escape from the same old scene, call up your friends, and get ready to party with a purpose.

When: Friday, November 16th
VIP Champagne Reception 8pm
Doors Open 9pm

Where: Historic Elks Tower
921 11th Street, Downtown Sacramento

Cost: $45+ General, $85+ VIP
(Prices increase each week, so buy your tickets early!)

Ages: 21+

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Just imagine the evening: sipping designer cocktails, dancing in the ballroom, experiencing interactive art exhibits, and supporting progress in the arts. Let live music, fun art, breathtaking lighting and visual projections, new friends, and an open bar define an evening where classical architecture and modern art collide.

VIP Experience

Don’t miss your opportunity to stand out from the crowd: sipping champagne in a penthouse lounge with sweeping views of Sacramento. Escape from the crowd to our VIP-only 14th floor penthouse bar with an urban, eclectic vibe. VIP perks include:

  • Elevator access to the 14th floor Penthouse Lounge
  • Exclusive Champagne Reception
  • Free upgraded cocktails
  • VIP balcony access in main ballroom
  • Gourmet appetizers and complimentary signature cocktails
  • Access to the penthouse and balconies overlooking the Sacramento skyline
  • Acoustic guitar performance by Rob Brundage

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VIPs also have the satisfaction of knowing that they make are making a larger contribution to Verge Center for the Arts, a local nonprofit dedicated to exposing Sacramento to internationally-recognized contemporary art, while providing vital resources to local career and emerging artists. For more information on Verge, please visit

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