2020 Night Under the Stars Gala
Due to the continued restrictions on public gatherings, 2020 Gala will be held completely online this year. Starting June 27, our online auction will go LIVE and will remain open for one week. Throughout the week, we will also be posting videos to our Facebook page featuring our usual Gala events including our Star Kid Award, Mary Warren Award, keynote speaker, and more!
Save the date for the 6th Annual A Night Under the Stars Gala on June 26, 2021 at Bleu Market and Bakery!
Gala Week Schedule (on Facebook Live)
- Saturday, June 27 — Online auction opens at 5:00 p.m., welcome and introduction by Joe Bradley, Day Dreams Foundation President.
- Sunday, June 28 — Auction Highlights Video
- Monday, June 29 — Mary Warren Award Presentation
- Tuesday, June 30 — Keynote Speaker, John Stull – CrossFit MKT
- Wednesday, July 1 — Day Dreams Donor Testimonials
- Thursday, July 2 — Star Kid Award Presentation
- Friday, July 3 — Online Auction closes at 7:00 p.m. Raffle Drawing and Donor Thank Yous
Thanks to the generosity of so many donors and local businesses (including individuals who donated to our “local businesses fund”), we have some great items to offer in our online auction! Highlights include:
- 3-night Stay at Wilderness Lodge at Big Cedar in Branson
- Golf Foursome at Country Club of Missouri
- H-O-R-S-E with Laurence Bowers
- VIP Tour and Tasting for 8 at Les Bourgeois
As a reminder, the auction will go live for bidding on Saturday, June 27 at 5:00 p.m. and closes on Friday, July 3 at 7:00 p.m. You can bid on items on the auction website at the link below.
Star Kid Awards
Each year at our Gala we select a “Star Kid” who has been a standout participant in our program over the last year.
2020 Star Kid Award: Jamarrion Pittman — VIDEO
2019 Star Kid Award: Elizabeth Grego — VIDEO
2018 Star Kid Award: Kaydence Ashcraft — VIDEO
2017 Star Kid Award Winner: Emmanuel Coulibaly — VIDEO
2016 Star Kid Award Winner: Aiyanna Ross — VIDEO