2018 Mardi Gras Ball
Saturday, January 20, 2018

Ian Somerhalder Foundation
& Scott's Wish
Don't miss the star-studded evening featuring a New York-inspired
runway show with Celebrities and "Haute" Dogs!

Join our host, one of Hollywood’s hottest actors and ardent
animal lovers — “The Vampire Diaries’” Ian Somerhalder for a night of
amazing entertainment, music, food and drink, all benefiting his
namesake foundation. The Ian Somerhalder Foundation provides programs
and services to positively impact the planet and its creatures.

Guests will delight in watching celebrities, philanthropists, veterans,
sports and media personalities walking the runway with their dogs,
all in support of charities benefiting Kids & K-9’s!

Buy Tickets!  18+ Age event

Tickets are ON SALE NOW!  Grab yours
while you still can!

General Admission tickets are just $125 in advance ($150 if still avalable at door time) and include event admission (7pm-11pm), yummy food, specialty drinks and open bar (age permitting).

This is an 18+ age event!

Exceptions will be made for persons 16-18yrs of age if they are accompanied during the event by at least one parent.

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Sponsor our Gala!

Exclusive VIP balcony seating for you and your guests, Front Row Runway Seats &  
our VIP Cocktail Reception are just a few of the sponsor benefits!

Please join the PACK...
Our sponsorship opportunities offer a host of exclusive benefits designed to enhance your brand visibility among some of the Northshore's and New Orleans' most stylish and affluent people.

With over 35 million Social Media followers, Ian's particpation guarantees excitement and media coverage!

Click on the Sponsor button to  find out how we can partner on the event.

Donate to our Auction!

Not only will the Gala be a high-end evening of style, but a charity-minded one as well!

Help Kids and K-9's by donating to our
Event Auction!  

We also need Swag Bag items for attendees and models!

The Ian Somerhalder Foundation &
Scott's Wish are both IRS recognized 501c3's and your donations are tax deductible.

We'll showcase your contribution on-line and in the Event Program, and provide an Acknowledgment of Donation for tax purposes.

    A Very Special Thanks to our MUTTS to Models Host Committee ...

  Charlotte Moss – East coast-based American Interior Designer and Author

    Susanna Salk – East coast-based American Interior Designer and Author of  "At Home with Dogs and Their Designers” 

    David Phoenix - LA-Based American Designer and roduct designer known for his classic haberdashery details and nuance.

     J Randall Powers - Houston-based American Interior Designer known for his chic debonair style

    Martyn Lawrence Bullard - English Interior Designer in Los Angeles, author and television personality

    Mary McDonald – LA-based American Interior Designer, product designer and Star of Bravo’s Million Dollar Decorator

    Rebecca Moses – New York-based CFDA Designer + Illustrator and Author

    Christine Bruce – Santa Barbara-based female wine maker - Hilliard Bruce Winery

    Lindsey Shook – Editor, California Home + Design

    Christopher Kennedy – Palm Springs Interior Designer & Founder of Modernism’s Christopher Kennedy Compound 

    Adam Hunter – LA-based American Interior Designer and Product Designer

    Alyssa Jill Harris a.k.a. Willaheart - Whimsical artist and the hand behind our Mutts to Models logo!