Green and Gold Gala is Sold Out

USF Green & Gold Gala

Saturday, March 9, 2024
7 - 11 p.m.

The Florida Aquarium

701 Channelside Dr.
Tampa, FL 33602

We're excited to return to The Florida Aquarium, where you can explore multiple exhibits and the aquarium's incredible ambiance. With mobile silent auction bidding, you can roam deep into the undersea world without missing a bidding opportunity.

Guests will enjoy a memorable evening full of surprises and the joy of knowing their participation and purchases support USF student and alumni programs around Tampa Bay and the world.

Cocktail attire

Wear your finest green and gold!

Event Includes
  • Live music by #NOFILTER
  • Multiple levels of entertainment
  • Silent disco and photo experiences
  • Live animal encounters with a sloth, iguana and penguin
  • Special guest appearances, including USF Football Coach Alex Golesh
  • Silent auction with mobile bidding
  • Live painting by artist/muralist Trinity Rivard ’01 who will create a unique USF-themed painting during the event for the silent auction
  • Ticket includes beer, wine, signature cocktail, heavy hors d'oeuvres and desserts
  • Cider and wine sampling area from alumni-owned Keel Farms
  • Digital caricature artists
  • Complimentary valet parking

Silent Auction

The auction is now closed. Thanks to everyone who participated.

Become a Sponsor

2024 Green & Gold Gala Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

USF Federal Credit Union

Platinum Sponsor

Moffitt Cancer Center

Gold Sponsors

Troy and Rebekah Dunmire



Green Sponsors

Angie Brewer


Chappell Roberts

Fleischman Longside

Jim Harvey & Sonya Chlanda Harvey

Ice Cold Air

Port Tampa Bay

Dr. Valerie Riddle & Mr. David Reader


Encounter Sponsors

The Bay Area Examinter

Harper Dan and Mary


Tampa International Airport


Westminster Pharmaceuticals

Traditions Sponsors


HighPoint Engineering

Richard Lane & Debbie Harvey

MG Air

Rays Rowdies Foundation


Mike Sutton

Event Sponsors

Brisk 22nd

Florida Aquarium

Keel Farms

WUSF 89.7

Friends of G3

Stephen & Maria Armstrong

The Bank of Tampa

Connect for More

Diamond View

Friend of USF

Judy Genshaft and Steven Greenbaum

Andrew & Melissa Jones


Shawn Harrison Associates

Juan and Marimar Soltero

USF Research