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  • Friday, October 4, 2019
  • 7:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Off Campus
  • $85

Kick off Homecoming 2019 in style.

Join us for the fifth annual Maroon & Gold Gala

This year's gala will be held on Friday, October 4, at a NEW location: the Grand Rapids Art Museum. 

Celebrate our alumni award winners, bid on unique items in a silent auction, and enjoy the company of Calvin alumni and friends. Art exhibitions will also be open for viewing. 

2019 Honorees:

  • Marilee Bylsma '76, Distinguished Alumni Award
  • Robert Ottenhoff '70, Distinguished Alumni Award
  • Chris Palmer '06, Young Alumni Award

What's the dress code? See photos from the 2018 Gala. A touch of maroon and gold is encouraged!

Your ticket includes hors d'oeuvres, drinks, valet parking, live entertainment, and a general good time. 

All proceeds will support the Maroon & Gold Scholarship Fund. Hope to see you there! 

Event Sponsors

Commerce Bank
Feyen Zylstra
John and Judy Spoelhof Foundation
Miller Johnson
Plante Moran
Scott and Janet Spoelhof Foundation
Witte Travel

Host Committee Members

Brent and Suzanna Breems
Mark and Emily Brieve
Scott and Kaitlin DeMaagd
Casey Kuperus
JD Loeks
Jeremy and Michelle Louters
Alison Kraai McKee
Jim and Renee Overbeck
Nate Plantinga
Jon and Cricket Potvin
Steve and Amy Ruis
Joe and E.B. Sonheim
Kyle and Jennifer Van Strien

Questions? Contact us at or (616)526-6142

Special Pricing for members of the Class of 1994, and members of the Classes of 2009 through 2019.


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  • Grand Rapids Art Museum
  • 101 Monroe Center St NW
  • Grand Rapids, MI
  • 49503
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