Did you miss turning in your Gala Award entry last week? Here's your second chance. In a first this year, you can submit your Gala entry by Friday, Sept. 15; the fee for "late-bird" entries is $100.
Entry forms appear in the June, July and August issues of Special Events. The form is also available online; to download the PDF, click here. For tips on making your entry the best it can be, click here.
This year's competition is open to events taking place between Sept. 1, 2005, and Aug. 31, 2006. Nominees will be notified by mid-November, and the winners will be named in January at The Special Event 2007 in Los Angeles.
Gala trophy by MK Shannon