Swirl: Charlotte party pictures


August 10, 2023

SWIRL takes you inside some of Charlotte’s best parties, galas and fundraisers. View more party pictures in SouthPark magazine.

Memory Gala
benefiting Alzheimer’s Association
May 20

This year’s gala raised nearly $500,000 at The Westin in uptown — a new record. Chairs Frank and Connie Reed honored Katharine Fuchs, and the Fuchs and Boylan families for their work to #EndAlz. Photos by Daniel Coston.

Speedway Gala
benefiting Speedway Children’s Charities
May 24

This annual gala returned to the Ritz-Carlton in uptown to honor Dale Earnhardt Jr. for his service to the NASCAR community. The record-setting night of fundraising and fun included guests such as Jeff Gordon, Bubba Wallace and Rick Hendrick. Photos by Daniel Coston.

Sounds of Joy
benefiting Charlotte Symphony Orchestra
May 10

A quartet of CSO musicians serenaded guests over cocktails and hors d’oeuvres while they enjoyed the art at Bazal Gallery and Club at The Music Factory. Guests then headed downstairs for a night of dancing. Photos by Daniel Coston.

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