About: Gala

Event Details:

  • 6:30-7:30 Cocktail Hour
  • 7:30-8:30 Dinner
  • 8:30 – 9:00 Presentation
  • 9-9:45 Live Auction
  • 10-11 Dancing

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Location: Firestone Building 2001 Grand BlvdFirestone Building Kansas City

About the Band:grand marquis

Formed in 1998, Grand Marquis has since become solidly rooted in the Kansas City music scene as one of the hardest-working bands in the region, playing over 100 shows per year! The group has performed from coast to coast, released 7 albums, including a 7” 45 rpm vinyl record/cd combo recorded at the legendary Sun Studio in Memphis, TN. With their own versatile and thoroughly entertaining brand of American roots, blues, and Prohibition-era jazz, the grand marquis is consistently finding themselves in high demand.

Members: Ben Ruth: upright bass, sousaphone, backing vocals; Chad Boydston: trumpet, backing vocals; Ryan Wurtz: electric and acoustic guitars;  Trevor Turla: trombone, backing vocals; Fritz Hutchison: drums, backing vocals; Bryan Redmond: lead vocals; soprano, alto, tenor & baritone saxophones.


  • $175 July 4 – September 15 Per Person
  • $225 September 16 – November 10 Per Person


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*Swing attire optional but not required