Royal Affair

Gustie Party of the Year

Get your crown on on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at the biennial A Royal Affair Gustavus fundraiser. Enjoy food, drinks, music, dancing, and an auction at this Gustie gala you and your friends don't want to miss.

Saturday November 11, 2017
JW Marriott - Mall of America

The night was emceed by communications studies professor Phil Voight and Twin Cities sports and media personality Carly Aplin Zucker ’07. Radio host and pop/gospel singer Jearlyn Steele, and Gustavus student a capella group, LeGACy, entertained the crowd. Following dinner the party continued singing with Hurricane Karaoke Band and tastings by BET Vodka, wine, beer. 

The silent and live auctions featured incredible auction items such as trips and experiences, fine art pieces, kids items, sports related items, and Gustie memorabilia.

Over $370,000 was raised to benefit scholarships for first-generation college students with high academic ability and high economic need and the Gustavus library endowment. The event was hosted by the Gustavus Library Associates (GLA) and Gustavus Adolphus College.

A Royal Affair was an amazing party celebrating the Gustavus community.