Evening Itinerary

Black-Tie Cocktail Reception

(Entertainment by the Woodshed Orchestra)

5:00 pm


6:15 pm

Master of Ceremonies

VIP Procession

O Canada, performed by Pickering Star, Delaney Lord

Charities Introduction

Welcoming Remarks from your Evening’s Host, Mayor Dave Ryan

Introduction of Lead Sponsors

Welcoming remarks, Gala Co-Chairs, Diana Hills and Sharon Milton

Lead Sponsor Presentation


Dinner Service

Headline Entertainer – Suzie Vinnick
Dinner Entertainment – Gene Hardy, Saxophonist
Strolling Magic – Wij Siva and Ken Poynter

Live Auction

Gift Bag Draw
Featured Entertainment – The Marc Joseph Band

Silent Auction close and check out (10 p.m.)

Finger Foods, Coffee, and Tea set out (11 p.m.)

The 2018 Pickering Mayor's Gala Celebrates New Orleans, Mardi Gras