Dream Foundation's 16th Annual Gala, an evening of memorable moments and realized Dreams
Bacara Resort & Spa | Santa Barbara, California
Celebrate the evening with family and friends while making a difference in the lives of terminally-ill adults at Dreamland Gala, Dream Foundation’s 16th Annual Gala. Cocktail hour begins at 5:30 with a silent auction. An elegant dinner in the Bacara Ballroom will follow (food and beverage curation by Valerie Rice) with captivating performances from LA's top talent throughout the night. Get competitive during the evening’s live auction, all to benefit the Dreamers of Dream Foundation.
Highlights from the 2016 Dreamland Gala
Lisa & Bryan Babcock • Colleen Barnett-Taylor & Michael Taylor • Melissa & Michael Bradley • Ella & Scott Brittingham • Diane & Tim Brown • Sally & Richard Burnham • Elizabeth & Andrew Butcher • Angela & Walter Claudio • Kate & Arthur Coppola • Troy Cox • Brandis & Jon Deitelbaum • Jelinda & Barry DeVorzon • Michelle & Luke Ebbin • Ivana & Andrew Firestone • Nissy & Bob Fuladi • Alexandra & Hanson Gifford • Lisa & George Hagerman • Hollye & Jeff Jacobs • Chalan & John Kochis • Jill & Neil Levinson • Alice Ryan Miller & Kirk Miller • Arlene Montesano • Holly & Bob Murphy • Ursula & Pat Nesbitt • Mireille & Peter Noone • Sandi & Bill Nicholson • David Nygren • Nina & Eric Phillips • Valerie & A.J. Rice • Kimberly & Donald Robertson • Alison Wrigley Rusack & Geoffrey Rusack • Jan & Bill Sanger • Justine Roddick & Christina Schlieske • Elizabeth & Kenny Slaught • Lindy Snider • Roxanna & Randy Solakian • Lizzie & Andrew Tobias • Lisa & David Wolf
Daryl Stegall, Chair • Baret Boisson • Debra Borden • Kyle Brace • Kendall Conrad • Debbie Darke • Lisa Hagerman • Lynette Hall • Caroline Harrah • Jennifer Hecht • Robin Himovitz • Kimberly Robertson • Kimi Matar • Stephanie Nicks • Kathy Nicolson • Beth Perry • Christina Rottman • Steve Shulem
Heather Hambleton, Chair • Alice Brophy Richardson • Jacques Habra • Dawn Mitcham • Chris Snowden
The Dreamland After-party, featuring the sweet sounds of Grammy-nominated producer and award-winning remixer, DJ Chris Cox, will take place in the spectacular Bacara Ballroom. Dance the night away and enjoy cocktails at the Dream Bar sponsored by Patrón Tequila – all in support of our mission to fulfill the final Dreams of terminally-ill adults.
Guests who are attending Dream Foundation's the 15th Annual Dreamland Gala main event, will receive automatic access to the Gala Dream Lounge After-party
Chris Cox’s career in electronic music first took off working side by side with Academy Award winning music legend Giogio Morodex. Aferwards, Cox then helped create top-selling label Interhit Records, recipients of the first dance music Grammy. Then came his genre-defining work under the hit-making moniker Thunderpuss.
For Chris Cox, it’s been a whirlwind ever since, as his travels have taken him from New York City to Tokyo, Paris to Sydney, Las Vegas to Miami, Rio de Janeiro to Beijing, and tour stops in other major cities you can think of. Chris has performed at Lollapalooza, Coachella, White Party, Black & Blue, Rio Carnival, and the Grammys.