Snake next to orange paint palette
Amethysts next to purple paint palette

Desert Gala 2024 | Colors of the Desert
Sunday, April 28th, 2024
5:00 p.m. — 9:00 p.m.

Thank you for joining us, in-person, on the grounds of the Desert Museum for the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum’s 31st annual signature event, the Desert Gala.

This special event offered local culinary delicacies, craft libations, and up-close visits with some famous animal residents. Browse the unique array of silent auction items, bidding on premium live auction items and experiences, and a chance to win the bronze sculpture raffle!

A selection of photos from the 2023 event - the live auction, the dinner, and the silent auction

2024 Raffle Prize

The prize for this year's 2024 Desert Gala raffle was a life sized blue-footed boobie created by local Tucson artist, Mark Rossi.

The drawing for this beautiful bronze sculpture was on Sunday, April 28, 2024. Tickets were $25 each or 5 for $100 which could only be purchased at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum.

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A selection of photos from the 2023 event - the live auction, the dinner, and the silent auction

The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum is a 501(c)(3) non-profit institution fully dedicated to conservation and research of the Sonoran Desert region. All proceeds from the Desert Gala support the operations, programs, and conservation efforts of the Desert Museum.

Logos for all sponsors of the 2024 Gala
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