Casey Cares Annual Gala

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Join us for a "roaring" good time at the Wild About Casey Cares Gala!  We couldn't be more excited about our new outdoor and COVID friendly venue for our Annual Gala: The Maryland Zoo! Our families have been enjoying the Maryland Zoo for years and now our grownup supporters get to experience the Casey Cares magic at the zoo as well!  Stroll among the exhibits as you enjoy heavy hors d'oeuvres, open premium bar, live music, silent & live auctions and more! 
Tickets are $200 per person and will sell out.  Please purchase your tickets here today!

Todd Travis, Foundation Housing
Robert Weltcheck, Weltchek Mallahan & Weltchek

Formal cocktail attire is recommended - break out your "penguin suit!" We also welcome guests to dress for the "wild" theme - animal prints are encouraged.

For the safety of our guests, the event will follow all COVID-19 guidelines in effect at that time. Masks are not required outdoors, masks must be worn indoors.  Most of the event will be outdoors under tenting.

Click here to view the 2020 virtual Gala. 

Friday / September 17, 2021
2021-09-17 22:00:00 2021-09-18 03:00:00 UTC Casey Cares Annual Gala Maryland Zoo in Baltimore
Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

1876 Mansion House Drive, Baltimore, MD 21217

Directions to the Maryland Zoo


Logo placement, social mentions, enews click through promotions, on-site signage, event tickets - sponsorship has many rewards.  We look forward to working with your company to find that package that is right for you. For more information, download our brochure here and contact Dawn Weissman at or 443-568-0064 today!  Ready to sponsor?  Click here to register for sponsorship.  For sponsorship information, please email Dawn Weissman here or download our sponsorship packages here.  Ready to sponsors?  Click here for sponsorship registration and payment.  

Sponsorship Information

Sponsorships are still available. All sponsorship packages include gala tickets so that your associates can enjoy an evening of dining, dancing, and FUN for a great cause. Our top sponsors will have their logos or name in event advertisements, on printed materials and event signage. Download our sponsorship packages here, custom sponsorships are available.  Click here to pay for your sponsorship package.


Don't forget to dress the part!

Formal cocktail attire is recommended - break out your "penguin suit!" We also welcome guests to dress for the "wild" theme - animal prints are encouraged.

Where to park

Valet parking will be provided. 

Champion of Children Award Recipients

Every year Casey Cares selects two donors who have made a large impact on our foundation and the families that we serve.  Stay tuned for our 2021 Champion of Children Award recipients.



Our 21st Annual Gala benefits the Casey Cares Foundation's uplifting and ongoing programs for critically ill children and their families.

Event Sponsors

  • Atlantic Caterers
  • Small Miracle
  • Tom Reyes & Friends