Explore Buffalo’s 2019 Winter Gala will be held at the historic Foundry Suites on Elmwood Avenue on Saturday, Jan. 26. In 2018, more than 22,000 people took an Explore Buffalo tour or attended one of their education programs. Purchase a ticket today to enjoy an evening of music, food and auctions and to support Explore Buffalo’s continuing mission to serve the community and promote history, architecture and neighborhoods.
Gala tickets include two drink tickets, an assortment of food stations throughout the evening and live music by Saxman Slim. The Winter Gala will also feature live and silent auctions and a raffle of many unique Buffalo-themed experiences and items, from original local artwork to special behind-the-scenes tours. This is also your annual opportunity to vote on possible new tours for Explore Buffalo’s 2019 tour season!
Early ticket sale special: Buy your tickets by Jan. 13 and save $10! The early ticket sale special applies for both general and VIP admission. General admission is $65, while VIP admission is $85. After Jan. 13, general admission will be $75 and VIP will be $95.
The VIP ticket allows early access to the event at 6 p.m. with a VIP reception and a special complimentary gift! The VIP reception will feature the Lance Tanner Duo, a jazz guitar duo steeped in the tradition of guitar greats and classic tunes.
The deadline for ticket purchases is 5 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23. Tickets will not be sold at the door. Winter Gala tickets are not mailed; your name will be on a list for check-in when arriving at the Foundry on Jan. 26.
To purchase tickets, please visit explorebuffalo.org or call (716) 245-3032.