Smart and Caring Gala on May 30

Travel back in time to 1980 and join the Abbotsford Community Foundation as it celebrates its 35th anniversary

The Abbotsford Community Foundation Gala live auction packages include the Scenic Rush Exotic Car Experience where the successful bidder(s) will drive a Ferrari F430 Spider (above)

The Abbotsford Community Foundation Gala live auction packages include the Scenic Rush Exotic Car Experience where the successful bidder(s) will drive a Ferrari F430 Spider (above)

Travel back in time to 1980 and join the Abbotsford Community Foundation as it celebrates its 35th anniversary at the Smart and Caring Gala on Saturday, May 30 at the Ramada Plaza and Conference Centre.

All proceeds go to support the Smart and Caring Campaign championing Abbotsford kids.

The live auction packages include the Scenic Rush Exotic Car Experience where the successful bidder(s) will drive a Ferrari F430 Spider, Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4, Nissan GT-R and an Audi R8 on the Sea to Sky Highway.

Other packages include a Hawaii vacation, an RV four-day getaway donated by Fraserway RV, a weekend on Long Beach at the Blackrock Resort and a Gardener’s Paradise Package from Tanglewood Gardens.

A draw features prizes including tickets for anywhere WestJet flies, a limited edition watch donated by Lanka Jewels, and a weekend in Osoyoos at the Walnut Beach Resort. The gala entertainment includes popular band Dr. Strangelove playing the hits of the ’80s and other eras. And returning for a second year is Dancing with Stars, featuring finalists from a recent Suburban Swing dance competition.

The 2015 Smart and Caring grants to local charities helping children will be awarded at the gala.

To purchase tickets, visit abbotsfordcf.org/buy-tickets/ or call 604-850-3755.