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Dallas’ Biggest Social Event of the Year Builds Anticipation

$137 Million Donated — and Counting

BY Merrit Stahle // 07.27.17
photography Daniel Driensky, Dana Driensky

Get ready for The Crystal Charity Ball, perhaps considered Dallas’ biggest social event of the year. The event will take place in the Hilton Anatole Hotel’s Chantilly Ballroom on Saturday, December 2. For the 65th annual black-tie gala, one can expect cocktails, gaming, a silent auction, seated dinner and dancing.

More than 1,500 guests will gather to benefit children’s charities in Dallas County to the theme of “An Evening in The Alps,” designed by Tom Addis. Since 1953, The Crystal Charity Ball has donated more than $137 million to support children’s charities. Save the date for the highly-anticipated soirée.

Who: Chairman Pam Perella

What: The Crystal Charity Ball 2017

Where: Hilton Anatole Hotel, 2201 N Stemmons Fwy, Dallas, TX

When: December 2, 2017

Holiday Gifting

  • Wayne Smith
  • Oscar De La Renta - Earrings
  • Loeffler Randall - Clutch
  • Bond No 9 - Perfume
  • Mariquite Masterson
  • Loeffler Randall - Shoes
  • Mariquite Masterson
  • Bond No 9 - Candle
  • Cotton Club
  • Cle Du Peau - Lip Gloss
  • Elaine Turner - GiGi Flats
  • Oscar De La Renta - Clutch
  • Museum of Fine Arts Houston
  • Cotton Club
  • Wayne Smith
  • Elaine Turner - Felicia Stole in Magenta
  • Cle Du Peau - Nail Polish
  • Asher Gallery

Tariff: For donors who underwrite, the price begins at $5,000 per couple.

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