Look to “India!” for wardrobe inspiration when black tie and saris commingle Friday, October 4, at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston’s Grand Gala Ball. Chairs Windi and David Grimes preside (tickets Ashley Sneed, 713.639.7523; firstname.lastname@example.org). Two weeks later on Saturday, October 19, the smoldering ‘70s are celebrated at the Children’s Museum of Houston’s “A Night at Studio 54” when The Corinthian channels the illustrious Manhattan discothèque that forever defined the era. Ready your white steed for an entrance. Liz and Tom Glanville and Kathryn and Ian Fay promise to keep the mirror ball spinning at this chart-toppin’ benefit (tickets Emma Ebbs, 713.535.7269; email@example.com).