to the 2020 LJS&C Virtual Gala

 Note: For instructions on how to participate in our virtual gala, please scroll down.  

Saturday, October 17th
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Virtual




Join Us

An evening of elegance, entertainment and catered fine dining benefitting the La Jolla Symphony & Chorus. All from the comfort of your home!

I am pleased to invite you to partner with La Jolla Symphony & Chorus (LJS&C)!

Our 13th annual Gala – “California Dreamin’” – invites us to look at the sunny side of life on this special evening to launch the 2021-22 Season. Our premier virtual fundraiser will be an evening of entertainment and fine dining that directly benefits the artistic mission of the LJS&C and our young artist performance and composition programs.

The Virtual Gala is on Saturday, October 17th. Attendees will receive an exclusive link to attend the gala from the comfort of their home. Guests will enjoy delivered elegant fine dining with a Silent Auction and Live Auction. We will also honor this year’s “Arts Angel.” This special evening concludes with a memorable concert.

Exciting Performances

Exciting Performances

Virtual Musical Entertainment featuring
LJS&C musicians and guests


Elegant Dining

Elegant Dining

Delivered Multi-Course Fine Dining
from Cohn Restaurant Group.

How do I participate?

Follow these easy steps to join our virtual event:


Click here to purchase your virtual gala tickets online

Step 2


Once you purchase your ticket(s),  you will receive an confirmation email from us with details on meal options and selection.

Day Of

The 2020 Virtual Premier Gala is a lively evening of entertainment that includes:

 Arts Angel Tribute
Virtual Silent and Live auctions
Viking Raffle Announcement
Wine Raffle

Click here (Android) or here (Iphone) to download Handbid app to participate in auctions. Click here for the desktop version.

For a How-to, click here


A link to the event page will be sent by email a few times prior to the event.
Event start time: 6:00 PM

Countdown to Gala








Sold! :
Our Gala Auctions

Ready. Set. Sold! Enjoy a variety of auctions: live auction, silent auction, wine raffle and Viking Cruise raffle winner announcement!

Through our new auction technology, take a look at all of our amazing auction items from the couch in on convenient phone app!


Gala Sponsors

A special thank you to our corporate sponsors below.
Join our gala superstars. Learn more, click here: