Animal Lovers’ Gala is March 1

SURREY – Break out the dinner jackets and evening gowns – the Animal Lovers’ Gala is coming up soon.

The 10th annual gala, hosted by the B.C. Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, celebrates a decade of raising funds to support abused and abandoned animals in the Surrey area.

“It’s going to be a fantastic evening,” said Michelle Grant, chair of the event planning committee. “The auctions are amazing. We’ll also be celebrating the opening of the new Surrey Education and Adoption Centre with a satellite grand opening ceremony at this year’s event.”

The gala on March 1 features a cocktail reception, live and silent auctions, a gourmet plated dinner and live music from Beatles tribute band the Day Trippers at Northview Golf and Country Club, 6857 168th St., Surrey.

“As we gear up to open the new Surrey facility, there’s even more reason to celebrate and raise funds for the animals,” said Grant.

Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with dinner served at 6:30. Tickets are $125 each or $1,000 for a table of 10.

Tickets are available at spca.bc.ca/surreygala and for more information, email surreyevents@spca.bc.ca or call 604-862-0442.

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