This exquisite annual event provides major funding for the Walters’ innovative education and exhibition programming and supports free admission for all. Every year, the Walters benefits over 150,000 people, including over 70,000 visitors who participate in education programs and 40,000 PreK–12 students and teachers. The Gala provides vital unrestricted support that is more important now than ever before to ensure all people in our community can connect with art and the humanities.
6 p.m. to midnight
Guests begin the evening with cocktails at 6 p.m. on the Sculpture Court, followed by a three-course gourmet dinner served in the galleries. While dessert is being finished, the Party has just begun. Gala guests are encouraged to stay and enjoy music or a nightcap in the after-dinner lounge.
9 p.m. to midnight
Beginning at 9 p.m., Party guests enjoy an open bar, light fare and desserts, and dancing on the Sculpture Court. It’s a perfect evening with friends, colleagues, or clients.