For the Love: Annual Gala

For the Love: Annual Gala

Saturday, February 3, 2024 (6:30 PM - 10:00 PM) (EST)


Join the Greater Williamsburg Chamber of Commerce at the For the Love Annual Gala presented by Williamsburg Jewelers. The Gala will be held from 6:30 to 10 PM on Saturday, February 3rd at the Colonial Heritage Club. This black-tie affair will feature a welcome reception with cocktails and live music, dinner, and dancing. 

Attendees will receive three drink tickets and three champagne toasts throughout the evening, after which a cash bar will be available. Be sure to stop by the photo op for fun, keepsake pictures!

The evening will feature excellent dining options.

Welcome Reception Menu

  • Assorted Fine Cheeses - Mini Beef Wellingtons
  • Shrimp Cocktail Shooters - Vegetarian Pot Stickers

Dinner Menu - First Course

  • Baby Spinach with Gorgonzola served with a Citrus Dressing
  • Freshly Baked Rolls with Butter

Plated Dinner

  • Grilled Flat Iron Steak topped with Shrimp Topped with a Garlic Cream Sauce
  • Vegan Option: Corn Ribs served with Quinoa and Broccoli

Dessert Bar

  • Assorted Miniature Desserts

πŸ’™During the Welcome Reception we’ll hear  the musical stylings of a string quartet from the William & Mary Symphony Orchestra. The orchestra is comprised of undergraduate, graduate, and community musicians from William & Mary.

πŸ’™Music from the Michael Clark Band, Featuring Tracy Clark; The Michael Clark Band plays a number of musical styles, such as R&B, Blues, Soul, and Rock. They're known for their powerful vocals and tight musical arrangements.
 πŸŽ™οΈTo experience the Michael Clark Band's musical prowess, follow the link to hear the band's rendition of I Put a Spell on You.

πŸ’™The evening will also include a performance from members of the Soundscapes Performance Ensemble, led by coach and Program Director Rey Ramirez. The Soundscapes Performance Ensemble is a group of seven student musicians who are members of the Peninsula Youth Orchestra’s most advanced performing ensemble, the Symphony Orchestra. The ensemble was created to meet the growing demand for Soundscapes to provide music for civic, non-profit, corporate, and private events. 

The Gala will also showcase a silent auction to benefit the Greater Williamsburg Chamber of Commerce Foundation, which supports Pathways2Careers and educational programming. Check back for auction items and to bid online!

Silent Auction sponsors and items listed below.

Sponsorships, individual tickets and tables are now available to purchase!


Signature Sponsor

Champagne Toast Sponsor

Chairman's Dessert Sponsor

Décor Sponsors


Invitation Sponsors

Photo Booth Sponsor

Photo Op Sponsor

Silent Auction Sponsors and Items

4-Night Stay for 2 at Hyatt Ziva in Los Cabos, Mexico

2 Tickets to the PGA Tour Championship in Atlanta for Saturday and Sunday

Goodman & Sons Jewelers - 1/2 carat 14kt white gold diamond earrings and matching 1/4 carat 14kt white gold diamond pendant. A $3498 value.

Goodman & Sons Jewelers - Kendra Scott necklace, earring, and bracelet set. A $210 value.

Virginia Beer Company - VIP tour & tasting experience

AWH Interiors - 90-minute in-home design consultation, value of $395

Burn Boot Camp - 1 Month Free Unlimited Membership

Maximized Life Coaching and Mentoring - (6) 1 hour life/professional/business coaching sessions with Lawrence Gholson

Blessings & Blooms - A private flower arranging class at Blessings and Blooms for up to six people. All materials are included and you get to take your arrangement home and 92.3FM The Tide Radio Marketing Package - (1) Hometown Radio Interview, (1) Hot Event and (60) :30 radio spots

Open Air at the Glebe - 2 night stay and dinner at Indian Fields Tavern

Monkee's of Williamsburg - $250 Gift Card

Williamsburg Symphony Orchestra - 2 Tickets to any Masterworks concerts this season or next, a $130 value.

Soundscapes - 1-hour performance by the Soundscapes at a private or community event, $500 value

European Wax Center - A $100 gift card to European Wax Center & Basket featuring their products.

Lightpoint Designs - $400 Gift Certificate

Allison Niccole Creatives - Couples photo session which is valued at $300

Le Yaca - $120 Gift Card 

Williamsburg Winery - Wine Tasting flights and lunch for two. 

WMBG Radio - On Air radio spot and a WMBG Prize package with a WMBG shirt and $100 gift card to Food for Thought Restaurant

Williamsburg Floral & Paradise Plants - Flower arrangement and succulent air plant class for 6 people

Brick & Vine - For the Love of Williamsburg Basket full of goodies from Colonial Williamsburg

Disclaimer:  At this event, photos and videos may be recorded.  By attending this event you may be included in these photos and videos.   Your attendance at this event grants your permission to be in these photos or videos, which may be used for marketing and promotional purposes.

Tickets are non-refundable.

Colonial Heritage Golf Club
6500 Arthur Hills Blvd
Williamsburg, VA 23188
Event Contact
Lauren Moore
(757) 476-7323
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