2024 TDF Gala Dinner - Welcome to Carnival!

Step right up, and prepare for a TDF Gala Dinner like no other. This year, we're taking our festivities to new heights at the Viaduct Event Centre on August 15th. Get ready to immerse yourself in a world of whimsy, wonder, and non-stop entertainment at the vibrant TDF carnival extravaganza. Join us for a night of fun and fundraising for a worthy cause in Tania's name. This year's theme is Carnival, so dust off your feathers, masks and costumes and buckle up for a whirlwind of activities and interactive entertainment throughout the evening where every bid at our lively auction supports the Tania Dalton Foundation's mission to empower young women in sports. Mark your calendars, gather your friends, and buy your tickets for the TDF event of the year.

Carnival ticket holders will be treated to:

• An epic evening of fun, impact, inspiration and hospitality hosted at our new venue partner - Viaduct Events Centre

• Premium ticket holders are invited to our onsite exclusive welcome drinks with specialty ‘Big Top’ cocktails curated by East Imperial

• A carnival inspired 3-course menu • An open bar with fine New Zealand wines, beers and cocktails

• A variety of fair-ground activities and exceptional entertainment from a range of local talent including TDF Scholarship Recipients.

• The chance to stay connected with Tania’s vibrant legacy and support the Foundation established in her name.

• Meet the TDF class of 2024 - the beneficiaries of TDF Scholarship and hear from those inspiring change through their involvement with the Foundation.

Get your tickets at TDF Carnival Gala 2024 (mygameday.app)

Event Details:

6:00pm – Midway doors open to Premium guests for cocktails and contortion

6.30pm - General Admission and ‘Midway Mixers’

7.15pm – The ‘Big Top’ opens, Guests are seated and ceremony begins

10.30pm – Live Auction ends and Big Top balladeers, “Moose” kick off the live music.

11.30pm – Event ends.  Official ‘afterparty’.  Details TBC.

Dress code – Dust off your most vibrant attire and let your imagination run wild! We're rolling out the red carpet fora carnival extravaganza, and the dress code is 'Circus Chic'! Think bold colors, whimsical patterns, and accessories that dazzle. Whether you want to channel your inner ringmaster, acrobat, or carnival-goer, now's the time to dress to impress under the big top. Get ready to turn heads and steal the show!

Parking – available nearby, with the closest being Wynyard Carpark – 110 Pakenham Street West, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010

Accessibility – We invite you to get in touch if you need any access assistance kerry@taniadaltonfoundtion.org.nz

See you under the big top!