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General Tickets are priced at $250 in advance and $300 at the door and include admission to the event, silent auction, food, wine, champagne, the viewing party, Entertainment following the awards broadcast and the dance party that follows.

VIP Tickets are priced at $750 in advance and $800 at the door and include all of the above amenities plus admission to the exclusive VIP Lounge and exclusive wines, spirits and food in a more intimate environment. 

All of the money raised from our 2013 Gala will benefit six Bay Area HIV/AIDS Services Agencies - AIDS Legal Referral Panel, Asian & Pacific Islander Wellness Center, Larkin Street Youth Services, Maitri, Mission Neighborhood Health Center (Clinica Esperanza), and Pets Are Wonderful Support (PAWS).

Academy of Friends 33rd Annual Gala
"Boas, Bowties & Bubbly"

Sunday, February 24, 2013 — Terra Gallery, San Francisco

An amazing tribute to the style and glamour of the Roaring 20's and the beginning of Hollywood's Golden Age.  View the broadcast of the 85th Annual Academy Awards® on multiple large screens while enjoying food and wine provided by the finest Bay Area restaurants, caterers and wineries.


GENERAL:  $250 online, $300 at the door (if available)
VIP:  $750 online, $800 at the door (if available)


33rd Annual Gala - February 24, 2013




ATT - Rethink Possible Swiss International Air Lines
Terra Gallery 7x7 Logo Blueprint Studios
Smirnoff Vodka Ketel One Vodka

click here for a full list of 2013 sponsors...