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A taste of the Windy City is heading this way! One of the most legendary rock & roll bands of all time, Chicago, will bring their signature sound to the party of the season – the Great Lakes Center for the Arts’ 2023 Gala!
Enjoy an unforgettable evening featuring cocktails, a VIP dinner with a live auction, and Chicago - LIVE in concert. After the show, guests are encouraged to head upstairs to the Rooftop Afterparty to dance the night away under the stars and enjoy tasty, well-crafted cocktails and inspired bites on the Center’s version of the Willis Tower.
Thank you for your interest! The 2023 Gala has been received with so much excitement that it is currently sold out! Join the waitlist at the button below to be contacted should sponsorships or concert tickets become available.
Proceeds from the Gala benefit the mission of the Great Lakes Center for the Arts—to inspire, entertain, educate, and serve all in Northern Michigan year-round by presenting exceptional experiences across the full spectrum of the performing arts and offering impactful educational opportunities.
Attire: Chicago Chic, Black Tie optional
5:00PM VIP Dinner (Attended through a Sponsorship only)
8:30PM Gala Concert with Chicago
10:00PM Rooftop Afterparty sponsored by Todd Wenzel Automotive
This year marks Chicago’s 56th consecutive year of touring. The setlist will include timeless fan favorites that span multiple decades and are beloved by fans of all ages!
Chicago is one of the longest-running and best-selling groups of all time and the highest-charting American band in Billboard’s Hot 100 All-Time Top Artists. The first American band to ever chart albums in Billboard’s Pop Top 40 in five consecutive decades, Chicago has earned an impressive 47 gold and platinum awards throughout their distinguished career. In 2020, Chicago was awarded a Grammy for the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Recording Academy.
Co-Chair | $25,000
Committee | $12,000
Maestro | $6,000
Director | $3,000
Soloist | $1,500
Diamond Event Sponsor | $50,000
Platinum Event Sponsors | $25,000
Gold Event Sponsors | $12,000
Silver Event Sponsors | $6,000
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