The 17th annual Big Night Out held on Saturday May 3rd, 2014 at the beautiful Stratford Manor, the rare crown jewel of La Canada Flintridge, brought in just under $200,000. Attended by over 400 guests, the event featured food and beverages from the areas top restaurants and bars, over 200 auction items, and private dinner parties. The themes of the dinner parties were Classic Hollywood Style, Viva Italiano!, American Hustle!, Laughing the Night Away, La Hora Loca… A Time of Outrageous Fun!, Star Light, Star Bright, Cinco de Mayo Fiesta, Timeless Charm at The Raymond 1886, and A Night on the Rocks.
The live auction alone generated over $25,000 with trips to San Miguel de Allende, Puerto Vallarta, South Lake Tahoe, and Cabo San Lucas along with other specialty items.
Big Night Out has become one of the region’s most enthusiastically anticipated events and ASC’s premiere fund raiser. Co-Chairs Andrea Vining of Morgan Stanley and Antonio Gallardo of FRAI Inc. played a significant role in accomplishing another successful Big Night Out.