The Gala

Friday Evening, September 20, 2024 ∙ 

Don’t miss out on an unforgettable evening of Dinner & Drinks, Games, Auctions, Raffles, and Live Music!

About The Gala

Date: September 20, 2024
Time: 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Location: Irving Convention Center

¡VIVA! Irving Cares Gala Tickets ($150.00) include dinner, dancing, auctions, and 2 drink tickets.

¡VIVA! Irving Cares Friend of Irving Cares package ($500.00) includes 2 tickets to the gala, dinner, dancing, auctions, 2 drink tickets and listing in the gala program.

Evening Events

Dinner & Cocktails
Dancing & Live Band
Live & Silent Auctions

Included In Your Ticket

Your event ticket includes valet parking, dinner & cocktails*, a live band and access to the silent and live auctions.

*Two drink tickets included in ticket price. Cash bar also available.

Everyone Is Welcome.

Event Information

Directions To Venue

Irving Convention Center
500 W Las Colinas Boulevard
Irving, Texas 75039

We recommend visiting Irving Convention Center for travel to the venue from various points in and around DFW area.


Valet parking will be available at no charge from 6:30-11:30 pm. Please look for the Gala signage to ensure you are using the correct service.

Live & Silent Auction

Wine • Jewelry • Collectibles • Experience Packages • Art • Unique & Handcrafted Items

This is something for everyone. Bid in silent auction items throughout the evening. Live auction held during dinner. More information will be available about items and the process in August.

Dress To Impress

Speaking of fashion – don’t forget to wear your favorite luau or island party attire as we party with a purpose.

Raffle for Rent

Every raffle ticket purchased goes towards helping a family avoid eviction.

Support The Gala

Our fundraising success would not be possible without the support of corporate sponsors, underwriters, in-kind donations and benefactors. 

To learn more about sponsoring, please contact Kyle Taylor at [email protected] or 972-721-9181.

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We host many fundraising events throughout the year. Join us and support Irving Cares.


There are several ways to volunteer.

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