The BIG Gala - Escambia County

January 2019

Skopelos at New World

2019 marks our 30th anniversary year! Join us in celebrating 30 years of helping futures blossom at The Big Gala-Lunar New Year, benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Florida. 

The event will be held on Friday, January 11 and we are thrilled to announce we are moving the event back to Pensacola, which will be hosted at Skopelos at New World! This breathtaking evening will feature delicious signature cocktails, a gourmet seated dinner handcrafted by Executive Chef Gus Silvos, the entertaining Main Attraction Band, dancing, chances to win, and silent and live auctions. Brent Lane from Cat Country 98.7 will be wishing you all good fortune as  our Master of Ceremonies. Dress for the evening is Black Tie.

For sponsorship information, please contact Paula Shell, President and CEO at or 850-433-5437

Thank you to our 2019 Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor ($20,000)


Jewelry Sponsor ($15,000)

Bar Sponsor ($12,500)

Silver Table Sponsors ($5,000)

Christopher and Emma Porter