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Purple & White Gala Program — Saturday, March 31

Here’s the program for the evening for the Purple & White Gala at Washington Hall on Saturday, March 31! Please get your tickets now to enjoy the fun:

Student Art Gallery on the first floor which includes pieces by Garfield fine arts and photography students.

6 – 7 PM: Registration, Beer, Wine, Hors D’oeuvres, Wine Toss, Silent Auction

Student Entertainment:

Wind Quartet 6 – 6:20 PM

Bulldog String Quartet 6:20 – 6:40 PM

Jazz Band Quartet 6:25 – 6:45 PM

Garfield Drumline, led by Anthony Sodano 6:45 – 6:50 PM

7 – 9 PM

Buffet Dinner – Catered by Papabois & Dayo Sense

Welcome – Chukundi Salisbury

Teacher Speaker – Meade Johnson, Science Dept. Head

Garfield Drama Department – Featuring performers from the upcoming production of “Urinetown”, led by Stewart Hawk

Dance Performance – Garfield High School Puppettes

Musical Selection – Garfield Combined Choir, led by Carol Burton

Live Auction

Dessert Dash

Introduction of Keynote – King County Councilman, Larry Gossett

Community Keynote – Students Chardonnay B. ‘19 and Tianna A. ‘18

GHS Student Video

Raise the Paddle! – Jim Dever, Auctioneer

9 – 10:30 PM

Bulldog Alumni Band – Herman Brown ‘69, Leonard Rhodes ‘69, Joy Jones ‘70, Andre Green ‘82, Akeem Finch ‘82, Thaddeus Turner ‘83, LeNard Jones ‘92, Jason Chambliss ‘99

Dancing & Socializing – DJ Marc Sense

The PTSA is still looking for volunteers the night-of to help clean up! Clean up starts around 10:30 PM and should take about an hour! Contact Tracy Reed at

And … if you can’t come and enjoy the evening, please make a donation!: