A Magical Evening of Venetian Revelry inside Grace Cathedral
March 5, 2019

Join 400 of our biggest champions to dine, celebrate and propel our mission forward at the cathedral’s most spectacular night of the year. Be a part of the impact. Together we’re reimagining church with courage, joy and wonder.

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The Evening’s Schedule

Doors Open: – 6:00pm

Cocktail Hour: 6 – 7:15 pm
Featuring speciality cocktails and an open bar, roving entertainment (shh! but there may or may not be stilt-walkers roaming around), Vanity Portrait studios and the Chapel of Grace lounge featuring Found Rentals.

Seated Dinner – 7:30 pm

Live Auction – 8:45 pm
Including a wine wall drawing! Win a chance to grab 30+ bottles of premier wine all donated by Grace Cathedral’s Board of Trustees. The wine drawing will take place the night of Carnivale. Tickets will be sold throughout cocktail hour: one ticket for $20 or six for $100.


Carnivale Honorary Committee

Eliza Brown and Hamilton Candee
Tom Steyer and Kat Taylor
Diane B. Wilsey

Carnivale Event Chair

Lily M. Bowles Leo

Carnivale Committee

Dan Bayless
Eliza Brown
Jane Carpenter
Stephanie Carpenter
Valerie Crane Dorfman
Don Derheim
Peter Drake
John Gnuse
Cricket Jones
Jennifer Jones Edwardson
Kevin King
Stephen Mattoon
Michael J. Patterson
Patricia Picache
Michael Scheu
Greg Scott
Michael Sippey
Susan von Herrmann
David Walker
Clement Xue

Special thanks to the Bishop of California, the Rt. Rev. Marc Handley Andrus, the dean of Grace Cathedral the Very Rev. Dr. Malcolm Clemens Young and the Grace Cathedral Board of Trustees for hosting and supporting this special event at Grace Cathedral.



Learn how Carnivale supports the cathedral year-round.

Carnivale 2018

See photos of guests and our fantastic performer, Paula West.


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