Tribute Gala

Saturday, August 27th, 2016
JW Marriott (110 E. 2nd St.)


The Tribute Gala is a dinner event celebrating the riders’ journey and their return to Austin. The Gala includes dinner, music, silent and live auctions, and more. Come be inspired by the riders’ journey and help support future Texas 4000 programming.

2016 Tribute tickets will be available in the spring of 2016. Please contact with any questions about this event.


Tribute Sponsorship

We are currently seeking sponsors for the 2016 Tribute Gala. Please contact for more information.

Tribute Gala FAQ

Where do I park for the event?
Venue and parking information coming soon

I’m coming from out of town and need a place to stay.
Suggestions coming this spring

How do I get tickets for the VIP Reception?
VIP Reception tickets are only available through event sponsorship

Are there vegetarian options for the dinner?
Yes, vegetarian meals are available upon request.

I can’t make it but I still want to make a donation.
Sorry we will miss you this year. You can donate here and note “2016 Tribute Donation” in the comments section. Thanks in advance for your support!

Event Photos

View Past Years' Tribute Gala Photos

2015 Tribute Committee

Brandi Horne, Event Chair
Brittney Ames, Sponsorship Committee
Courtney Becker, Auction Co-Chair
Aimee Capra, Event Planner, CLINK
Jessica Dickman, Event Planner, CLINK
Amanda Engler, PR Co-Chair
Tanya Fender, Auction Co-Chair
Mercedes Frost, Merchandise Chair
Jenna Gasper, Corporate Sponsorship Chair
Lynn Guzy, Auction Committee
Elizabeth Larrick, Auction Co-Chair
Melissa Morman, Board Representative
Danielle Oxford, VIP Experience Chair
Jennifer Perez, Event Photographer
Jenifer Sarver, 2014 Event Chair
Ashley Schlosser, PR Co-Chair, Designer
Denise Silverman, Event Planner, CLINK
Sarah Steiner, Auction Committee

Thank you for your tireless work in planning the 2015 Tribute Gala!