2017 Tampa Prep Gala

Please join us at 7 p.m. for Tampa Prep's Gala Saturday, February 25, at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay. Enjoy a lively cocktail atmosphere and delicious dinner, followed by a live auction and dancing! This event is black-tie optional. View the 2017 Gala Program.

At this time, the 2017 Gala is sold out. If you would like to attend, please contact Meg Huntley at mhuntley@tampaprep.org and we will make every attempt to accommodate you.

Whether you are attending or not, you can check out the wonderful items up for bid through the Handbid App. You will not be able to view items without the app and all transactions will be handled via credit card in the Handbid App.

If you are attending the Gala, it will make registration MUCH faster if you have pre-downloaded this app. With two easy steps, you are ready to join in on the bidding fun.

  1. Download the Handbid App and find our Tampa Prep auction
  2. Register in seconds by scanning your credit card

Handbid is FREE to download in the AppStore or Play Store. Look for the Terrapin logo to find Tampa Prep's Auction!


Sat, February 25, 2017
The Grand Hyatt
Tampa Bay
7 p.m.

LEGACY SPONSOR $25,000

  • Premium seating for 8 (one table) at event
  • Accommodations for 2 at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay on Saturday night
  • Exclusive invitation for 2 to the Terrapin Society reception in the spring of 2017
  • Opportunity to name a Tampa Prep classroom with legacy recognition
  • Prominent use of company / family name on event publications
  • Prominent use of company / family name on event website
  • Prominent use of company / family name on signage at event
  • Verbal acknowledgement at event
  • One-page ad in digital program
  • 25 tickets for sponsor-only raffle on the night of the event

GOLD SPONSOR $10,000

  • Premium seating for 8 (one table) at event
  • Accommodations for 2 at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay on Saturday night
  • Exclusive invitation for 2 to the Terrapin Society reception in the spring of 2017
  • Opportunity to name a Tampa Prep space with legacy recognition
  • Company / family name on event publications
  • Company / family name on event website
  • Company / family name on signage at event
  • Verbal acknowledgement at event
  • One-page ad in digital program
  • 10 tickets for sponsor-only raffle on the night of the event

SILVER SPONSOR $7,500

  • Premium seating for 8 (one table) at event
  • Accommodations for 2 at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay on Saturday night
  • Exclusive invitation for 2 to the Terrapin Society reception in the spring of 2017
  • Opportunity to name a Tampa Prep space with legacy recognition
  • Company / family name on event publications
  • Company / family name on event website
  • Company / family name on signage at event
  • One-page ad in digital program
  • 7 tickets for sponsor-only raffle on the night of the event

BRONZE SPONSOR $5,000

  • Premium seating for 8 (one table) at event
  • Accommodations for 2 at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay on Saturday night
  • Exclusive invitation for 2 to the Terrapin Society reception in the spring of 2017
  • Company / family name on event publications
  • Company / family name on event website
  • Company / family name on signage at event
  • One-page ad in digital program
  • 5 tickets for sponsor-only raffle on the night of the event

TERRAPIN SPONSOR $3,000

  • 2 tickets to the event
  • Exclusive invitation for 2 to the Terrapin Society reception in the spring of 2017
  • Company / family name on event publications
  • Company / family name on event website
  • Company / family name on signage at event
  • One-page ad in digital program
  • 3 tickets for sponsor-only raffle on the night of the event

ADVERTISING SPONSOR $500

  • Company / family name on event website
  • One-page ad in digital program

TICKET SPONSOR $500

  • 2 tickets to the event
  • Company / family name on event website


You're in good company!
See our full list of
generous Sponsors.

A special thank you to our co-chairs:
Jalena Bradley
Dana Macdonald

We would also like to thank our Auction Committee:
Sue Dentinger
Susan Forsyth
Ruth Weisinborn