USF Green & Gold Gala

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

The Florida Aquarium

701 Channelside Dr.
Tampa, FL 33602

Purchase Tickets

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

Join us in-person or remotely to bid on unbelievable items in the silent auction. The auction opens at 8 p.m. ET on Thursday, March 7 and will close at 10 p.m. ET on Saturday, March 9.
 

Virgin Atlantic Chance Drawing

Enter to win two round-trip Virgin Atlantic premium economy airline tickets from Tampa to London! Enjoy dedicated check-in and bag drop, priority boarding, restaurant-inspired food and drink and more! Chance drawing tickets are $50. Only 100 will be sold for a chance at this amazing item valued at $6,000.

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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

Helios

Teco

Green Sponsors

Angie Brewer

AT&T

Chappell Roberts

Fleischman Longside

Jim Harvey & Sonya Chlanda Harvey

Ice Cold Air

Port Tampa Bay

Dr. Valerie Riddle & Mr. David Reader

Tarmak

Encounter Sponsors

The Bay Area Examinter

Harper Dan and Mary

Playbook

Tampa International Airport

Vein911

Westminster Pharmaceuticals

Traditions Sponsors

Edgility

HighPoint Engineering

Richard Lane & Debbie Harvey

MG Air

Rays Rowdies Foundation

Shumaker

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