A Night on Broadway
Once Upon A Time
Creative Grounds Fine Arts Academy's
2023 Fund Raising Gala

Saturday, March 4th, Creative Grounds Fine Arts Academy will be having its annual fundraising gala for 2023: A Night on Broadway: Once Upon A Time. The Sycamore at Mallow Run will again be hosting the event with Smokehouse Catering Company Providing the meal for the evening. Enjoy as our hosts Terry Waggoner and Todd Ferris take us on a night of stories, performances, love, and dreams as we help Creative Grounds celebrate another year. Attire is business formal: black-tie optional.


  • Auction DonationsActive Now
  • Auction StartFebruary 24, 2023
  • Hors d'oeuvreMarch 4, 2023 5:30PM
  • Program StartMarch 4,2023 6:30PM



  • GF Bacon Wrapped Pork Skewers w/ Honey BBQ Sauce
  • GF Smoked Tomato Bruschetta w/ Toast Points
  • Charcuterie Board w/ Crackers & Breads

Dinner Buffet

  • GF Garlic & Parmesan Crusted Chicken Breast
  • GF Alabama Glazed Smoked Short Ribs over Crimini Mushrooms
  • Orzo w/ Heirloom Tomatoes & Baby Spinach
  • Broccoli Medley w/ Onions, Carrots & Peppers
  • GF Smoked Garlic Buttered Red Skin Potatoes
  • GF Santa Fe Ranch Salad w/ Santa Fe Ranch
  • Baby Spinach w/ Fire Grilled Peaches & Peach Blossom Dressing
  • Fresh Rolls & Butter

Dessert Platter

  • GF Banana Pudding Shooters
  • GF S'mores French Toast Bites
  • GF Blueberry Cobbler Bake Bars


Ticket price includes the program, appetizers, and dinner. Beverages are available for purchase. Table Sponsorships are available contact Mark Landis for more information. Reservations are required and non-refundable.

Seating is round tables of seven-ten people at each table. Purchasing a Table=8 Seats. If you have a seating request (i.e. “we would like to be seated with the Miller Party”), please add that request in the “Additional Information/Order Notes” section


Our online auction is a great way to support the Creative Grounds Fine Arts Academy. You can bid using the website or the Auctria Mobile App. Unable to attend the gala? No problem! You can still participate in the online auction.

The online auction will begin on February 24th, 2023, and will end during the gala on March 4, 2023. You can pre-register as a bidder now and see some of the items up for auction.

Winning bidders can pick up their items at the gala. If not attending, arrangements will be made with the winning bidder to receive their items. Creative Grounds will NOT ship items. Any costs related to shipping will be the responsibility of the winning bidder.