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Annual Gala: Boots on the Bayou
Annual Gala: Boots on the Bayou

Thu, May 04


The Ballroom at Bayou Place

Annual Gala: Boots on the Bayou

Boot, Scoot & Boogie over to Bayou Preservation Association's 2023 gala, Boots on the Bayou - Thursday, May 4th. This year we invite you to join us at The Ballroom at Bayou Place, where guests will experience an evening of celebrating our bayous in the company of other bayou aficionados.

Time & Location

May 04, 2023, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM

The Ballroom at Bayou Place, 500 Texas Ave, Houston, TX 77002, USA

About The Event

Ready to join us for an evening of boot-scooting fun?

Your support of Boots on the Bayou will provide the organization with critical operating funds to further this work that we do, ranging from restoring native vegetation along bayous and creeks, bacteria monitoring and reporting, hosting trash clean-ups, and promoting outdoor educational and recreational opportunities.

The festivities will commence at 6:30.

Kindly refer to the program below for the schedule of events.

Complimentary Valet Parking is generously provided by Hawes Hills & Associates LLP.

6:30 PM - 7 PM Cocktails & Music

7-7:15 PM Seating for Dinner

7:15-7:45 PM Remarks/Dinner/Performance

7:45-8:45 PM Line Dancing Activities

9 PM Silent Auction Closes

9-9:30 PM More Music!

Thank you to the following underwriters and sponsors for their support:

Invitation Underwriter:

Elaine Finger

Venue Underwriter:

The Ballroom at Bayou Place

Valet Underwriter:

Hawes Hill & Associates LLP


Gulf Coast Muhly:

John P. McGovern Foundation

Prairie Blazing Star:

The Howard Hughes Corporation

Texas Lantana:

DL Meacham

fun abounds

John and Claire Caudill

Kraftsman Commercial Playgrounds & Waterparks

Talley Landscape Architects, Inc.

Quiddity Engineering

SSCI Environmental

Susan and Roy Hill

TBG Partners

The Goodman Corporation

Walter P Moore


Dr. Tina Petersen 

Special Thanks To Our Silent Auction Donors:

Black Cat GIS 


Dirty Bag

Hawes Hill & Associates LLP

Hollaway Environmental + Communications

Joshua's Native Plants

Pop Life Gourmet Popcorn


To purchase tickets or underwrite Boots on the Bayou, please click here.

If you'd prefer to underwrite the event or make a donation via check, please send it to the address below:

Bayou Preservation Association

ATTN: Ryan Francisco

2339 Commerce St, Suite #163

Houston, TX 77002

ATTIRE: Western cowboy boots with business casual attire.

Bayou Preservation Association is a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation. The fair market value is $150 per person.

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