You're Invited to the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art's 2022 Gala

Friday, March 11th
8 PM until Midnight
Cocktails • Hors d'Oeuvres •  Dancing • Black Tie

Returning to the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art is one of Charlotte’s most colorful and eclectic annual fundraising galas. Chaired by Lynn and Brian Good and presented by Duke Energy, the Bechtler's annual gala celebrates the city's art community and honors the extraordinary generosity of the Bechtler family and their gift to Charlotte. All proceeds support the museum’s exhibitions and educational programming.

Individual Ticket

$350 per person
($285 tax deductible)

VIP Ticket

$600 per person
($510 tax deductible)

Includes one ticket to the gala, 7 PM VIP reception, access to VIP lounge, name listing on event program, and a Neiman-Marcus exclusive shopping experience.

Click here to learn more about the 2022 VIP Experience

Vaccination Upload Option

As proof of vaccination is required for the Gala, we invite you to upload your COVID-19 vaccination record before the event. To provide a convenient way for vaccinated guests to upload vaccination records, the Bechtler is partnering with Link Pass by Total Testing Solutions, a HIPAA compliant, confidential vaccine platform where guests can now pre-upload a vaccination record along with a valid photo ID to the LINK platform. 

Click here to learn how to pre-register your vaccination records. This can be done on any internet-connected device.

Click here to upload your vaccination card.

If you do not wish to upload your vaccination record using LINK, please bring your vaccination card to be checked upon entry to the Gala.

Event Chairs and Host Committee 

Host Committee Chairs: Lynn and Brian Good

Host Committee: Marty and Weston Andress, Keith Cradle, Andrew Dana, Caroline and Ben Dellinger, Dorlisa and Peter Flur, Sally and Curt Fochtman, Renata Gasparian, Maureen and Dan Hagstrom, Liz Hilliard and Lee Kennelly, Nancy and Bob Kipnis, Bev and John Lassiter, Kristine Mathews, Wesley Mancini, Candice Langston and David Marotta, Cyndee Patterson, Sally and Russ Robinson, Pat Rodgers, Vicki and Chris Rolfe, Lauren Pauley and Luke Sirgo, Gail and Scott Syfert, Jaz Tunnell, Cassandra and Dave Wagner, Lucia Zapata Griffith and Michael Griffith, Emily and Paul Zarbatany.

Board Members: Vivi Bechtler-Smith, Evette Beckett-Tuggle, Matt Benson, Jessica Churchill, Nancy Denton, Liz Faison, Theresa Foust, Selma Fox, Ted Garner, Kevin Gottehrer, Kevin Henry, Aaron Ligon, Bob Lilien, Jason Mussetter, Brandon Neal, Mary Margaret Porter, Marjorie Serralles-Russell, Anne Carter Smith, Shannon Smith, Sam Spencer, Robert Stolz, Margaret Switzer, Sandi Thorman, Michael Verano, Hunter Widener, Mary Winston, Steve Young, and Todd D. Smith, Executive Director.

Sponsors: Accenture, Ally Bank, ARA Newmark, Bain & Company, Barclays, Barings, Boston Consulting Group, Brighthouse Financial, Centerview Partners, Citi Group, CliftonLarsonAllen, Crescent Communities, Ernst & Young, Foundry Commercial, J.P. Morgan, KPMG, McKinsey & Company, Meyer Greeson Paulin Benson, Moore & Van Allen, Morgan Stanley, Neiman Marcus, Novant Health, Parker Poe, Piper Jaffray & Co., PricewaterhouseCoopers, Publix Supermarkets Charities, Rodgers Builders, Wells Fargo Securities


Interested in supporting the gala with a corporate sponsorship? Contact Bob Scheer, Deputy Director for Development, at or 704.353.9216.


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  • Monday10am - 5pm
  • TuesdayClosed
  • Wednesday10am - 5pm
  • Thursday10am - 5pm
  • Friday10am - 5pm
  • Saturday10am - 5pm
  • Sunday12pm - 5pm


An Individual Membership with unlimited access to the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art is $50.

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