Big Night Out Gala 2020

Join Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona as we celebrate our 65th anniversary at the annual Big Night Out Gala.  Don your black, white and sapphire attire and join us for a fun and story filled evening celebrating the power of mentorship. 

Date & Location

Friday, February 21, 2020

Arizona Biltmore Resort

2400 E. Missouri Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85016

Time & Details

5:30 PM - Hosted Cocktail Reception, Raffle, Mystery Boxes

7:00 PM - Dinner and Program hosted by Paul Horton, KPHO CBS 5

9:00 PM - The Sapphire Experience: Dessert, DJ, Dancing

Honorary Chairs

Representative Greg and Nicole Stanton


Veronica and Sheriff Paul Penzone


Gary Jackson and Oscar De las salas


Alliance Bank of Arizona

Amy and Andrew Cohn

Arizona Diamondbacks

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona

Eide Bailly

Fox Restaurant Concepts


Fry's Food Stores

IMH Financial Corporation 

QFR Solutions

National Bank of Arizona

Southwest Foodservice Excellence

The Pharro Foundation

The Big Night Out 2019 Event Recap

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona raised almost $300,000 at its Feb. 21 Big Night Out. The dinner at the JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn drew approximately 700 guests, who enjoyed a cocktail reception with piano entertainment by Phil Jones, mystery boxes and a silent auction. Guests then went inside for dinner and a program highlighting the power of mentoring.

Misty Hyman, Shadow Mountain High School graduate and 2000 Olympic gold medalist in the women’s 200-meter butterfly, delivered the keynote address. Paul Horton, KPHO CBS 5 chief meteorologist, served as the evening’s emcee.

Oscar De las salas and Camille French co-chaired the event.

Recap courtesy of The Red Book