Monument Square District Christmas Gala is Wednesday night


Shown preparing for the Monument Square District’s Annual Christmas Gala are left to right, Hagen Dyer, Carol Souza, and Tiger Franks.

Shown preparing for the Monument Square District’s Annual Christmas Gala are left to right, Hagen Dyer, Carol Souza, and Tiger Franks.


Photo submitted by Sandy Gonzalez

Shown preparing for the Monument Square District’s Annual Christmas Gala are left to right, Hagen Dyer, Carol Souza, and Tiger Franks. They are decorating the tree/display donated by the Champaign County Animal Welfare League. The Christmas Gala, a major fund raising event for the MSD group, is a fun filled evening of food, drinks ,silent auction and live auction. The monies support the MSD’s activities such as new holiday lighting, the Santa parade, holiday festivities and other activities held in the downtown throughout the year. Tickets are $25 and are available at the door. The event will be held at the Cheetah Lounge, 211 Glenn Ave., Urbana and will run from 6-9 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 2. The public is invited.

Shown preparing for the Monument Square District’s Annual Christmas Gala are left to right, Hagen Dyer, Carol Souza, and Tiger Franks.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2015/12/web1_msd1.jpgShown preparing for the Monument Square District’s Annual Christmas Gala are left to right, Hagen Dyer, Carol Souza, and Tiger Franks. Photo submitted by Sandy Gonzalez