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Black tie. Formal gowns. Red carpet. Cocktails. Dancing. Auctions and games. Surprise performances. Themed food and fashion.

Each year the Appell Center for the Performing Arts puts on the fundraiser of the year. GALAvant is York’s exclusive event that sells out annually, keep your calendar open for May 10, 2025!

GALAvant 2024 was a smashing success! The Big Easy took over the Appell Center and the good times did indeed roll!

Interested in sponsorship or group tickets for this year’s spectacular gala? Contact Director of Development, Mindi Haines at 717-825-2235 or

All funds raised from our annual fundraiser benefit Appell Center programs and performances.

Images from GALAvant Casablanca based on the classic film. The gala was held in 2018.
Collage of photos from 2019 Gala "Moulin Rouge"
Images of GALAvant 1980, an 80s themed gala held in 2022.
Images from GALAvant 007, a Bond-themed gala held in 2023.

Thank You Sponsors

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