Sheldon Gala 2021: Family Reunion

Join us for the The Sheldon Gala FAMILY REUNION as we celebrate our unique venue with our beloved “family of friends!”

Hosted by Grammy-winning singer/songwriter and mandolinist Chris Thile, this special live-streaming event will feature performances by Wynton Marsalis, John Pizzarelli, Rosanne Cash, Dianne Reeves and Peter Martin, and more.

Concert stream-only is FREE on Facebook and YouTube!

Your support helps us continue to present Arts Without Borders, making the arts accessible to all!

The Sheldon’s 2021 Gala is co-chaired by Orv Kimbrough and Michael Williams.

Proceeds benefit the concerts, gallery exhibitions and educational programs of The Sheldon.

Silent Auction

Don’t miss your chance to bid on premium auction items!

Vintage Gibson A-40 Mandolin Signed by Bluegrass Royalty
A collector’s item in its own right, complete with its original alligator-print case, this mid-century Gibson A-40 mandolin is a one-of-a-kind, must-have item for Americana fans. The beautifully preserved instrument is signed by a who’s-who of bluegrass luminaries who have performed on The Sheldon stage, including Marty Stuart, Sam Bush, Sierra Hull and Ricky Skaggs, and will be signed by Gala host Chris Thile the night of the event!

Value: $3,000. Bidding begins at: $1,500

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St. Louis Sports Fan Ultimate Experience
St. Louis sports fans will not want to miss out on this ultimate experience, which includes four Blues Glass Seats, with all-inclusive food and beverage and parking pass; six Cardinals Suite tickets, with all-inclusive food and beverage; and four tickets to NASCAR/Indycar Weekend at World Wide Technology Raceway, including four tickets to the NASCAR/Camping World Truck Series race on August 20, 2021, four tickets to the Bommarito Automotive Group 500 NTT Indycar series race on August 21, 2021, VIP parking passes, eight Kartplex passes and four Nike WWT Raceway hats. The package also includes a $400 Top Golf gift card and $750 in restaurant gift certificates for top dining destinations including Tony’s, Flemings, John Mineos and Kemoll’s.

Value: $4,675. Bidding begins at $2,300

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Private Chef-Prepared Dinner and In-Home Concert
Treat your friends and family to a private in-home concert experience with acclaimed soul singer Brian Owens, and a chef-prepared meal for 10. Guest Chef Sarah Palermo – graduate of Johnson & Wales School of Culinary Arts – will dazzle the winning bidder’s guests with her culinary skills while Brian Owens delights with an intimate concert at the winner’s home.

Value: $5,000. Bidding begins at $2,500

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