THE 2020 GALA, The Roaring Twenties will be virtual!


  • What is the Gala?
    The Gala is our school’s largest fundraising event of the year. All money raised supports programs for our children at the school and many projects to improve school facilities.
  • When is the Gala?
    May 15th, 16th, and 17th
  • Where is the Gala?
    This year our Gala will be completely virtual! You can join us by going to
  • How does the auction work?
    To participate, make sure you pre-register! After registering, you will have the opportunity to choose from a variety of amazing auction items to bid on over the three day period stated above!
  • What is the schedule for the event?
    Our auction will be open for bids beginning at 9:00 am on May 15th and close at the times below.
    Friday May 15 – Closing Times
    8:15 pm Wine & Dine, Services, Home, Merchandise, Sports Categories
    8:30 pm Weekend Escape to Mexican Wine Country
    8:45 pm Wine Cellar #1
    9:00 pm Reserved Parking Space in Front Lot
    9:15 pm Stay at the VIP Del Dotto Cottage in Napa Valley
    9:30 pm Tesla for the Entire Family
    Saturday May 16 – Closing Times
    8:15 pm Teacher Experiences, Health & Beauty, Education Categories
    8:30 pm Del Dotto Jeroboam
    8:45 pm Reserved Parking Space in Preschool
    9:30 pm Grand Prix of Monaco 2021
    9:45 pm Hawaii 5-0
    Sunday May 17 – Closing Times
    8:15 pm Class Projects, Entertainment, Travel & Escape Categories
    8:30 pm A votre Service – Dinner with Chef Maeve from Sugar & Scribe
    8:45 pm Reserved Parking Space in Front Lot
    9:00 pm Premium VIP Seats at the New State-of-the-Art SoFi Stadium
    9:15 pm Speakeasy
    9:30 pm Wine Cellar #2
  • What is the attire for the Gala?
    This year’s unique format allows you to choose! Don your finest suit or most formal gown, or participate from your couch in your pj’s!
  • Where does the money go?
    This year’s special Gala will be a solidarity event in response to the Covid-19 crisis and its impact on the SDFAS community and operations. The school will direct all Gala proceeds toward the school’s Fund for the Future in support of Financial Aid and Professional Development. For more information, please refer to the following document.
  • What can I do to help?
    • Bid generously!
    • Donate to the Fund-A-Need and support Financial Aid and Professional Development
    • Pre-register and contact if needed
    • Invite your family and friends to participate in the Gala