Celebrate India’s Festival of Lights at the 12th annual Diwali Ball Fundraiser! Support SAM and join us for an enchanted masquerade-themed Diwali Ball in anticipation of the special exhibition Flesh and Blood: Italian Masterpieces from the Capodimonte Museum opening on October 17. Immerse yourself in a glowing masquerade celebration of Diwali at this joyous, high-energy evening.
Incredible Indian feast by Saffron Grill
Hosted cocktail bar
Highly charged dance performances by Afsaana Dance, Culture Shakti, Guru Vinder, Jhimki & Maatal, UW Kahanni, and Urvasi Dance Ensemble
Beats by DJ Aanshul and Sur in Seattle featuring Kulveer Sangha
Curator-led tours of SAM's collection
Dancing all night long
And much more—all included with your ticket!
Diwali is a festival of joy and merriment celebrating the triumph of good over evil. Hindus welcome peace and prosperity by illuminating their homes with diyas.
Through art, the Seattle Art Museum enriches lives and engages diverse communities. Join us at Diwali Ball to celebrate Diwali and SAM's commitment to promoting a greater understanding of and appreciation for the arts and culture of India.
Diwali Ball is a major fundraising event for SAM. All funds raised will benefit SAM’s artistic and community engagement programs.
$500 per person
Includes one ticket to the Diwali Ball, free parking at Diwali Ball, access to the Diwali Ball sponsor lounge, and an increased donation to SAM.
$300 per person
Includes one ticket to the Diwali Ball, free parking at Diwali Ball, and access to the Diwali Ball sponsor lounge.
$200 per person
Includes one ticket to the Diwali Ball.
This is a 21+ event.All but $75 per ticket is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.
Tickets are non-refundable. SAM reserves the right to cancel or postpone the event due to weather, an emergency, or other unforeseen circumstance.
Sponsorship opportunities are available!
Enjoy exclusive benefits and support art, education and community by becoming a sponsor of the Diwali Ball! This is a special year for SAM and with the Seattle Asian Art Museum opening soon, now is a great time to get involved. Starting at $1,500, sponsorships bring you and your guests special benefits and access. Call 206.654.3184 for more information about how you can contribute to this year’s celebration.