Gala Di Mistero Masquerade Ball to Benefit The Neighborhood Center
Mar. 28 2024

Gala Di Mistero Masquerade Ball to Benefit The Neighborhood Center

UTICA, NY… The Neighborhood Center is hosting their seventh annual Gala Di Mistero! Prepare to be transported into the glitz and glamour of Hollywood for “A Golden Night of Glam” – an evening that promises to be truly unforgettable! Join us as we roll out the red carpet and breathe life into the silver screen at Vernon Downs Casino Hotel on Saturday, April 13th, starting at 7:00 p.m.

This extraordinary event, in support of The Neighborhood Center, will feature a delectable array of themed delicacies expertly crafted by a local culinary maestro, complemented by an open bar serving exquisite signature libations including a signature drink sponsored by Signature Realty. As you mingle with fellow masked guests, be enchanted by the melodies of Uptown Groove and be amazed by the mesmerizing illusions of Shaun Robison, along with other unexpected delights.

Sandra Soroka, Executive Director of The Neighborhood Center, expressed her excitement, stating, “Our seventh annual Gala Di Mistero promises to deliver an Oscar-worthy evening, a soirée that will undoubtedly be nothing short of spectacular! The theme, ‘A Golden Night of Glam,’ guarantees an unforgettable experience for all attendees. Don’t forget to embrace the theme and shine like the stars – this is your night!” Soroka emphasized that the proceeds from the Gala will directly benefit the children’s programs of The Neighborhood Center and that this event has been made possible thanks to the generous support of all the event sponsors and attendees.

Gala Di Mistero is a 21 and over, black tie-and-masks-preferred event with exciting fundraisers and silent auctions. Tickets are $150 per person.

For more information, follow our event page on Facebook ‘Gala Di Mistero 2024’,  visit the Gala Di Mistero website;, or contact Jennifer Benn at 315-272-2630, email;

The Neighborhood Center is a comprehensive Human Services Agency in Central New York. All Services are based on a philosophy of empowerment – Helping people to help themselves. Our mission is to enrich the lives of individuals and families through cooperative opportunities, resources, and advocacy which embrace diversity, promote empowerment, and foster responsible citizenship. For more information about The Neighborhood Center and its services go to