One Thousand and One Art Filled Nights

Grand Center Inc. invites you to join us on Friday, September 28, 2018, to honor Steve Smith, CEO of Lawrence Group, for his incredible work in Grand Center Arts District.

**Thanks to our sponsors and supporters – this event is now SOLD OUT**

The Grand Center Inc. annual gala is making an exciting comeback this year in the Big Top on Washington Avenue on Friday, September 28, 2018. Grand Center Inc. will be honoring Steve Smith, CEO of Lawrence Group, whose many accomplishments have greatly contributed to the District and the community at large.

One Thousand and One Art Filled Nights will be a dreamful evening of signature cocktails, a festive feast, musical entertainment and a Fund-A-Need program which will help advance and promote Grand Center Arts District and its essential role of establishing St. Louis as a world-class arts and business district.

We hope that you can join us!

September 28, 2018

The Big Top
3401 Washington Boulevard

Cocktail attire


Steve Smith, CEO of Lawrence Group


Antionette Carroll
Jason Hall
Kathie & Richard Winter

Featuring Kranzberg Arts Foundation Music Artists in Residence

Tonina Quartet
Bob DeBoo Trio
Anita Jackson


Thank you to our 2018 Sponsors!


Centene Corporation
Edward Jones
Steward Family Foundation
World Wide Technology


Nancy and Ken Kranzberg
Lawrence Group 


Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
Bull Moose Industries
Fox Associates, LLC
Garden View Care Centers
Kranzberg Arts Foundation
Kathie and Richard Winter
PARIC Corporation
Spencer Fane, LLP
Carol and Tom Voss


Cathy and James Berges
BSI Constructors, Inc.
Chameleon Integrated Services
Enterprise Holdings, Inc.
Great Southern Bank
Greenway Family Office
Green Street St. Louis
Jennifer A. Davis, Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale P.C.
Harris-Stowe State University
Jump Company
Lashly & Baer
Rosenblum Goldenhersh
Saint Louis University
SSM HealthCare
Lisa Suntrup
US Bank
Washington University St. Louis, Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts

**This event is now SOLD OUT. If you would like to make a donation, please do so in the designated area below OR contact Laura Schilli, Development & Events Manager, at (314) 289-1506 or email [email protected]