Red Carpet Gala 2018

Date and Time:March 4th - 6:30pm-11:00pm


Indiana Roof Ballroom
140 W. Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204



This event is SOLD OUT.

If you would like to be added to the waitlist, please contact Jody Pope at

A world of magic and beauty awaits you. The Indiana Roof Ballroom will transform into the enchanted castle from Beauty and the Beast. Enjoy an evening with friends while watching the Academy Awards in style.

Enjoy games, music and themed activities when you arrive. Following the reception, a three-course dinner will be served while watching the live Academy Awards telecast.

Make it an extra special evening by purchasing the VIP Experience. Our VIP guests will enjoy hors d'oeuvres, a special signature cocktail, three-course dinner, complimentary beer and wine, separate lounge and access to exclusive games.

All proceeds benefit United Way's education programs.

View photos from last year's event | View video from last year's event

Thank you to our Sponsors:







Table Sponsors:

Becknell Industrial

Caldwell Van Riper


Duke Realty

JPMorgan Chase

Enterprise Holdings

Faegre Baker Daniels


KAR Auction Services

Lilly Endowment Inc.

RJE Business Interiors




United Way of Central Indiana is a 501(c )3 organization. Your donation may be tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. Below is amount of your contribution that may be eligible for a charitable tax deduction after the goods and services received in exchange for this donation have been subtracted.

Annual Meeting
$600 table purchase = $370
$400 table purchase = $170
$40 individual ticket = $17

Red Carpet Gala
$10,000 sponsorship = $8900
$5,000 sponsorship = $3900
$3,000 sponsorship = $2450
$1,500 sponsorship = $1060
$150 VIP ticket = $95
$125 VIP ticket = $70
$100 ticket =$45
$75 ticket = $20