Cathedral Winter Gala

  • November 18, 2023 - 5:00pm
  • Park Event Center, Waite Park, MN

Please join us on Saturday, November 18, for our first Cathedral Winter Gala!  Taking the place of the annual Celebration of Seasons fundraiser, this event will still have all of the things you love, just with a wintery-theme and auction items and gifts to kick off your Christmas shopping.  Save the date and stay tuned for tickets and sponsor opportunities coming soon!

Saturday, November 18, 2023 | 5:00 PM | Park Event Center, Waite Park

Event Schedule:

5 – 7 pm | Silent Auction / Happy Hour Social / Caroling by Minnesingers & Live Entertainment by Ani Rae

7 pm | Prayer & Dinner

7 – 8 pm | Cathedral String Quartet

8 pm | Principals’ Program

8:15 pm | Live Auction

8:30 pm | 50/50 Raffle Drawing

8:45 pm | Fund-A-Need

9 pm | Heads & Tails

9 pm | Silent Auction Closes

9 – 10 pm | Late Hour Social


Individual: $80
Blue Table Sponsor: $1,000
Gold Table Sponsor: $1,200

Purchase Ticket


At the 2023 Celebration of Seasons event, we raised enough money to replace the Holy Angels theater curtains, but we still have $50,000 left to raise for the Center Gym renovations.

Fund-A-Need Video

Please help us meet our goal so that we can start our Center Gym renovations.

Donate To Fund-A-Need 

Sponsor Levels:

Presenting Sponsor: $10,000

Premier Sponsor: $7,500

Major Sponsor: $5,000

Benefactor: $2,500

Patron: $2,000

Friend: $1,500

Sponsor Form And Benefits

Online Sponsor Payment

Silent Auction Items:

We are looking for unique experiences, popular stand-alone items, and items for our themed baskets. Please check our auction wish list below and contact us to run your ideas by our committee!

Auction Wish List:

  • Feature Items such as vacations, use of a timeshare, catered dinners, unique experiences, season tickets to sports events, concert or theater tickets, grills, kayaks, etc.
  • Monetary Donations to be put towards purchasing items for baskets. Any amount is appreciated! Gifts of $100 or more allow you to “Sponsor a Basket” and have your name listed as a donor on one of our themed baskets. Donate here.
  • Gift Cards to local businesses such as restaurants, stores and boutiques, gas stations, liquor stores, movie theaters, golf clubs, family recreation places, local breweries, etc.

Donate To The Silent Auction.


  • Start Date:November 18, 2023
  • Start Time:5:00pm
  • End Date:November 18, 2023
  • End Time:10:00pm
  • Location:Park Event Center, Waite Park, MN