Saturday, December 9, 2023
St. Regis Aspen:
6:00pm cocktails
6:45pm ballroom

Get ready!

Grab your sequins, your sparkles, your cowboy boots, and spurs. This is a night for our public schools that you DON’T want to miss! 

Honoring Allison Daily with the AEF Community Impact Award

Event Co-Chairs: Tracy and Bubba Eggleston
Molly and Will Gilmore

We are also thrilled to share our partnerships with Olivela and Cos Bar with the community.
If you shop for the event from Olivela’s curated AEF page,
20% of the proceeds will go towards supporting our schools.

Shop the “Sparkles & Spurs” edit here:
If you shop at Cos Bar and mention the Flamingo, you will receive a
10% discount on your purchase and 10% of proceeds will go towards AEF.

Live Auction Items:

Snowboard with Olympic Medalist Shaun White
Your crew of 5 will hit the slopes and snowboard alongside the most decorated snowboarder of all time. Spend a half day with 3 time Olympic gold medalist and 18 time X-Games medalist Shaun White. Do it in style with a full outfit and signed snowboard
from Shaun’s brand Whitespace.

Santa Fe Escape
Your party of six will board a Lear 60XR in Aspen and escape to legendary Santa Fe. There, you’ll spend two nights at the Bishop’s Lodge, an Auberge Resort that was recently named the #1 Resort in the USA Mountain West and one of the top 10 hotels in the world by Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards in 2023. Enjoy private yoga instruction, tickets to the Aspen Santa Fe Ballet show of your choice, and your private plane back to Aspen.

Dunbar Ranch Private Sledding Party
The exclusive Dunbar Ranch can be yours! Get ready for an unforgettable winter adventure in this unparalleled Aspen location. Your party of fourteen will enjoy a moonlit night on a custom-built sledding course at Dunbar. After an evening of sledding, head inside to the gorgeous dining room for a gourmet dinner made especially for you by Campo de Fiori catering. Smiddy Limousine will take care of your transportation needs.

Ski with Olympic Medalist Alex Ferreira and Gorsuch Shopping Spree
Aspen High School graduate, X-Games gold medalist and two-time Olympic Medalist Alex Ferreira will be your ski guide for the day! You choose the mountain and the terrain. Before you hit the slopes, pick up your $5,000 gift certificate for a shopping spree at Gorsuch. At the end of your day, you will après in style with $1500 from the Little Nell.

Moab Retreat for 14
Happy Days Home is a private sanctuary located in the heart of Moab, Utah. This newly built property features a beautiful main house with 4 bedrooms with en suite bathrooms, and a guest house with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. An on-site caretaker and two full-time activities coordinators will tend to your every need. Every morning you will awaken to a continental breakfast buffet, fresh coffee, and the swimming pool open and ready for your use. Your activity coordinators will guide you in any biking, hiking or river adventures. A staff-driven 15 passenger van is available for trips through Moab or tours of Arches and Canyonlands.


Event Sponsors to date

Sabrina and Stephane de Baets

Tracy and Bubba Eggleston

Molly and Will Gilmore

Melony and Adam Lewis

John Mahedy

Vanessa Obregon and Edgar Farah

Mary and Patrick Scanlan

Sarah and Paul Sohn

Jennifer and Mark Styslinger

Stephanie and Dan Zilberman

Thank you to our event sponsors for their incredible generosity!

Table Sponsors to date

The Stiller Family &
The Butler Family

Liz and Oliver Garfield
& Cos Bar

Bob Bowden

Julie and Randall Brodsky

Stefanie and Joey Hartman

Lyndsey and
Eric Haynie

Pippa and
Dan McHugh

Esther and
Craig Navias

Obermeyer Wood

Allison and
Randall Bone

The Plotke-Hall Family & The Bass Family

Shannon and Glenn Andrews

Ryan Freedman

The Berger Family & The Hurd Family

Meg and Armand Margjeka


Vectra Bank

Teacher Table Sponsors to date

Alpine Bank

Aspen Snowmass Sotheby’s International Realty

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Event Committee

EKS Events
Elizabeth Slossberg
Cori Berger

Tracy Eggleston
Diana Ettlinger
Liz Garfield

Molly Gilmore
Lyndsey Haynie
Pippa McHugh

Lindsey Port
Michelle Stiller