Events Calendar

Le Grand Bal

March 25, 2017
06:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Fine Arts
Dishman Art Museum and Montagne Center

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Le Grand Bal Lamar University in Black and White

6 to 8 PM

Dishman Art Museum
Reception • Silent Art Auction

7 PM to Midnight

Montagne Center
Gourmet Dining • Libations • Dancing

Presented by Lamar University’s Friends of the Arts, Le Grand Bal is the major annual fundraiser for the College of Fine Arts and Communication.

The gala evening will feature a silent art auction and reception from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Dishman Art Museum, followed by a gourmet buffet, dancing and entertainment from 7 p.m. to midnight in the Montagne Center.

ParsonsEvery year, the Le Grand Bal committee selects an honoree to recognize for their contributions to the arts. This year's event honors Melody and Pat Parsons. The Parsons have chaired and supported Le Grand Bal and the Friends of the Arts for many years, and Pat has been recognized as one of Lamar University’s Distinguished Alumni. Read more.

Tickets are $200 per person, with underwriting opportunities available at levels ranging from $900 to $10,000. Call (409) 880-8137 to reserve your tickets or purchase them online.

 Le Grand Bal dance

College of Fine Arts and Communication