SWIRL takes you inside some of Charlotte’s best parties, galas and fundraisers. View more party pictures in SouthPark magazine.
benefiting Alzheimer’s Association
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.
benefiting Speedway Children’s Charities
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
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.