Trailblazers & Titans:
5th Anniversary Celebration

Two Nights of Gala Extravaganza!
March 5 & 6 | 6:00 – 10 P.M.

Live Music and exquisite food | silent, big board and live auctions
Western Glitz & Texas Tux
All proceeds from the event support the education and outreach programs of The Bryan Museum

Founders’ Dinner Party
Friday, March 5

Founders: J.P. & Mary Jon Bryan

Honoree Dinner
Saturday, March 6

Honoree: Philanthropist and Trailblazer, Amy Adams Strunk

Gala Co-Chairs

Jolyn and Russell Scheirman

Jeffrey and Marc Hill

Auction Co-Chairs

Andrea and John Bryan

Tiffany and David Montgomery

Sponsorship Levels

If you would like to download a copy of the Sponsorship opportunities, you can do so here.

(Download PDF)

$35,000 | Hosting Sponsor
El Camino Real

  • Stage front table for 10 (Friday AND Saturday) with the option to host Museum Founders, J.P. and Mary Jon Bryan (based on a first-come basis)
  • Logo and “Host” status projected on Museum exterior and noted on all Gala weekend promotional materials and Museum website
  • Sponsor recognition of Special Exhibit in 2021 celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the settlement of Texas
  • Recognition during program
  • Premier champagne preset at your table and personal butler service
  • Corporate Membership to The Bryan Museum for one year
  • Recognition in The Bryan Museum’s Annual Report

$25,000 | Title Sponsor
Old San Antonio Road

  • Premier table for 10 (Friday OR Saturday) with the option to host Museum Director or a Museum Trustee
  • Logo and “Presenting” status noted on all Gala weekend promotional materials and Museum website
  • Presenting sponsor of one of the Museum’s Historically Speaking lectures in 2021
  • Recognition during program
  • Personal butler service
  • Corporate Membership to The Bryan Museum for one year
  • Recognition in The Bryan Museum’s Annual Report

$12,500 | Partner
La Bahia Road

  • Table for 10 (Friday OR Saturday)
  • Name/Logo on Gala weekend marketing materials and website
  • Sponsorship of one Museum collection piece
  • One Archer Membership to The Bryan Museum for one year
  • Recognition in The Bryan Museum’s Annual Report* Add butler service for any table of 10 for $500

$5,000 | Advocate
Trammel’s Trace

  • Gala tickets for 4 (Friday OR Saturday)
  • Name/Logo on Gala weekend marketing materials and website
  • One Empresario Membership to The Bryan Museum for one year
  • Recognition in The Bryan Museum’s Annual Report

Individual Tickets

Individual tickets available in January as space allows.
March 5th Trailblazers Gala ticket price is $750
March 6th Titans Gala ticket price is $750
Butler Service available for any table of ten for $500

Auction Items will be available for preview online and proxy bidding.

GALA Auction Donations

If you would like to donate a unique trip or experience for our live and silent auctions, you can do so here.  Please click on the button below and fill out our online form.  If you would like to mail in the form a PDF form is attached for your convenience. A development associate or Mary Lou Hollender will get in contact with you upon receipt of the form.

Donation Form (PDF

Underwriting Opportunities

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  • $15,000 – Program and Auction Paddles
  • $15,000 – Main venue – Friday AND Saturday night event (Elegant Tent)
  • $10,000 – Main Band “Brought to you by…” (Friday OR Saturday)
  • $10,000 – Auction – (Sponsor name displayed on website and stage)
  • $7.500 – Valet (Sponsor name displayed at drop-off and pick-up)
  • $5,000 – Signature cocktail (create and name the drink!) -(Friday OR Saturday)
  • $5,000 – Named Bar – (3 available each night)
  • $5,000 – Lighting
  • $5,000 – Décor
  • $2,500 – Welcome Champagne
  • $2,500 – Flowers – (Friday OR Saturday)
  • $2,500 – Cigar Bar
  • $2,500 – Logo on Napkins or Party Favors
  • $1,000 – Message in program – 25 word maximum

Deadline to be recognized in the invitation is December 1st, 2020.

For additional information contact Mary Lou Hollender by email: MaryLou@thebryanmuseum.org or phone (409) 220-3223