Wings & Waves Gala 2021
September 23, 2021 5:30 PM
The 2021 Wings & Waves Gala will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn Downtown on Thursday, September 23rd!
The Wings & Waves Gala is an evening to celebrate the success of the Butterfly House & Aquarium and the community that has helped create opportunities for the education and inspiration of the next generation of environmental stewards.
Funds raised at the event will be used towards:
• the new expansion and development of the Dakota Aquarium & Butterfly House
• the new cooling system for the butterfly conservatory
• educational outreach through our Ocean in Motion traveling aquarium
The Wings & Waves Gala provides an opportunity to connect and network with business leaders, influential community members, plus staff and volunteers of The Butterfly House & Aquarium. The evening will feature dinner, desserts, opportunities to bid on unique auction items, and a chance to engage with exhibits from the Butterfly House & Aquarium.
The schedule of events that evening at the gala will be as follows:
- 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM | Guest Check-in + Social + Silent Auction
- 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM | Dinner
- 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Program + Live Auction + Closing
- 8:00 PM | Auction Check Out
We hope that you will join us for a great evening!
*Semi-Formal attire requested
Our 2021 Wings & Waves Gala Sponsors
Thank you to our sponsors!
These generous businesses make the Wings & Waves Gala possible. Sponsorships fund the Butterfly House & Aquarium's unique year-round educational programming and experiences.