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On Lok Celebrates 2024 will bring together over 600 friends, partners, participants, staff, and volunteers to celebrate our community and fundraise for On Lok services and programs benefiting seniors. This is an event you will not want to miss! With gorgeous waterfront views of the Bay Bridge and two floors of contemporary space for networking, dancing, and entertainment, Pier 27 in San Francisco will make an amazing home for our annual gala.

Get ready for a magical evening featuring delicious local and interactive cuisine, live entertainment, and dancing into the night. Our line-up includes:

  • Special guest Chef Martin Yan –James Beard Lifetime Achievement Award winner, author, and host of Yan Can Cook with On Lok, a live, virtual cooking series celebrating Chinese recipes and traditions.

  • Celebrated mixologist Christian “Suzu” Suzuki-Orellana, from the hit Netflix show Drink Masters.

  • Dance grooves by Mellanique “DJ Black” Robicheaux, Community “Grand Marsha” for the San Francisco Pride Parade and recipient of the LGBTQ+ Champion Recognition Award from the Urban League of Greater San Francisco Bay Area

  • Live entertainment by Big Blue Soul Revue, who will bring their passion for 60s and 70s soul, funk and R&B.

Be inspired by our auction and fund-a-need, led by Warriors Hype Man Franco Finn, one of the Bay Area’s most sought-after emcees and auctioneers, with 20+ seasons as the in-arena emcee and TV personality for the Golden State Warriors.

  • Opening reception 5:30pm to 8pm,

  • Fundraising program 8pm to 9 pm

  • Dessert and dance after party 9pm to 11:30 pm

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We look forward to celebrating with you!