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About this Event


Illuminate Colorado’s third annual gala is dedicated to lighting the way for passionate individuals, dedicated professionals, impactful organizations, and healthy communities coming together to make a difference in the lives of children and families in Colorado. Funds raised during this fun cocktail evening event are relied on throughout the year to support our programs and services.

7:00 PM Doors open - tickets can be purchased at the door for $50.

- Enjoy complementary hors d'oeuvres, craft cocktails and our signature Illuminate mocktail.

- Listen to Franny and the Jets, one of Colorado's best young group of professional jazz musicians.

- Bid on silent auction packages.

- Enter to win door prizes and visit the Wine Wall for a chance to win a bottle of wine priced between $25-$665!

Game Tickets

Every guest receives one ticket to enter the prize drawing or choose a bottle of wine at the Wine Wall. Visit the registration table at any point in the evening to purchase additional tickets to play! A single ticket= $25 or purchase FIVE tickets for the price of FOUR!

8:30 PM - Event Presentation

There will be a short program, including a short video generously produced and sponsored by Eric Allen Films, followed by an opportunity to give to support the organization.

9:00 PM - Light the Way Inspiration Ceremony

Join us on the patio to give away prizes and participate in the traditional lighting ceremony.

9:30 PM - Silent Auction Closing

The silent auction will close promptly at 9:30 pm. Keep an eye on your phone to make sure you are the highest bidder! Visit the check-in table to pick up your silent auction packages.

10:00 PM - End of the Evening.

Begin another journey around the sun as we light the way together toward a brighter future for Colorado's children.

Visit the registration & check-in desk or talk with Illuminate Colorado staff members at any point in the evening if you have questions or would like to learn more about the organization.

Thank you to Our Sponsors

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