Celebrity Benefit Concert and Pageant


2015 Celebrity Benefit Concert and Pageant

Guest Performer:
Melissa Manchester

Celebrity Host:
Mira Sorvino

This private event begins at 5pm with star-studded red carpet arrivals and fine art, followed by an intimate concert with Grammy-winning, Oscar-nominated singer/songwriter Melissa Manchester.

Enjoy great music, beautifully exhibited original art, and conclude the evening with anencore performance of the 2015 Pageant of the Masters “The Pursuit of Happiness” hosted by Academy Award-winning Actress Mira Sorvino.

Other guest celebrities scheduled to appear are Kristos Andrews (The Bay), G.W. Bailey (Major Crimes), Melissa Biggs (Baywatch)Paget Brewster (Criminal Minds), Michael Paul Chan (Major Crimes), Roger Clark (Volleyball Pro), Raymond Cruz (Major Crimes), Tony Denison (Major Crimes), Kate Flannery (The Office), Jo Frost (Supernanny), Matthew Gray Gubler (Criminal Minds), Thomas Gibson (Criminal Minds), Kearran Giovanni (Major Crimes), Robert Gossett (Major Crimes), Matthew Gray Gubler (Criminal Minds), Robert David Hall (CSI), January Jones (Mad Men), Richard Karn (Home Improvement), Phillip P. Keene (Major Crimes), Joe Mantegna (Criminal Minds), Graham Patrick Martin (Major Crimes), Shemar Moore (Criminal Minds), Don Most (Happy Days), Dr. Andrew P. Ordon (The Doctors), Dallas Raines (ABC 7 News), Jane Seymour (Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman), Mark Steines (Home & Family), Aisha Tyler (Whose Line is It Anyway), Kirsten Vangness (Criminal Minds), Lisa Ann Walter (The Parent Trap) and many, many others.

All summer long, Festival of Arts and Pageant of the Masters guests have the opportunity to purchase raffle tickets for the chance to win an incredible prize! On Saturday August 29, the lucky winning ticket will be pulled.


Hawaii Getaway: Svetlana Ivachtchenko

2016 MX-5 Mazda Miata GT: Bill Tomasic


This is a private event, tickets start at $50 and can be ordered here on our website or by calling the Box Office at (800) 487-3378.

Photo Gallery

See photos from the 2014 Celebrity Event with the cast of Criminal Minds and musical guest Al Jarreau and 2013 Celebrity Event with host Heather Locklear and musical guest James Ingram.

2014 Video Recap

Event Information

August 29, 2015
Celebrity Benefit Event
Pageant of the Masters and Celebrity Concert
Tickets $50 – $250


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