2022 Van Wezel Foundation Inspiration Gala Featuring Harry Connick Jr.

Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall , 777 N Tamiami Trail , Sarasota FL

You are invited to party with a purpose!

Join us for cocktails by the bay, an elegant dinner and premium performance seating all while raising fund to support arts education for our community.

Now in its 20th annual year, the Inspiration Gala further enables the Van Wezel Foundation to fulfill its mission to create and sustain a vibrant performing arts center, advance education, and enrich communities by inspiring minds through the power of the arts. For more information on the Foundation, visit https://vwfoundation.org/.


Au-Rene Theater at The Broward Center for the Performing Arts

HARRY CONNICK, JR. has exemplified excellence across multiple platforms in the entertainment world — in music, film, television and Broadway — garnering Grammy, Emmy and Tony awards and nominations. But music and live performances remain the foundation of his art as he will showcase classics from his remarkable career.

Annual Celebration and Benefit Presented by Dr. Lee and Brigitte Mandel South Florida Sinus and Allergy Center

Exclusive VIP tickets are available, offering a private, pre-show cocktail reception and premium seats for the performance to see Harry Connick, Jr.