UL President Dr. Joe Savoie and his wife Gail’s beautiful home was the venue for the Black & White Gala preview party. Guests and honorees for the American Cancer Society soiree enjoyed an open bar and delicious cuisine from Roux Calling Catering & Gourmet Personal Chef Services. The event was a prelude to the Black & White Gala set for Aug. 18 at the Acadiana Center for the Arts.
Hospice of Acadiana held its car raffle and gala at Homewood Suites, where the winner of the Mazda3 Touring Skyactiv, donated by Adrian Vega of Acadiana Mazda, was announced.
The Acadiana Center for the Arts held its 6th annual Gulf Brew fundraiser in Parc International downtown where thousands of attendees sampled more than 150 brews from both local, domestic and foreign breweries.
Margaret and Jay Ruffin’s Greenbriar home was the locale for the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s Sponsor Appreciation Sunday brunch. The event was a prelude to the MDA’s annual fundraiser, Passport to a Cure, set for Nov. 30.
Pink flamingos, tropical flowers, neon beads and music by the Andy Smith Band set the scene for the Krewe of Carnivale en Rio’s 8th Annual Brazilian Sambada at River Oaks.
Flight attendants and pilots greeted guests at the EatLafayette Kickoff party at Acadiana Center for the Arts.
Wednesday, July 11, 2012
in case you missed it