Come celebrate an evening filled with friends and fun while supporting a great cause, this weekend!

Kings Art Complex is hosting their 31st Anniversary Gala this Saturday May 19 at Hilton Downtown Columbus (401 N High Street Columbus).

The Anniversary Gala is the spring event to attend in Columbus! This fundraiser and party with a purpose serves to support ongoing youth programs and performances. Kings Art Complex provides guests with an unforgettable evening of great entertainment, spirited dancing, multiple entertainment venues and worldly cuisines.

At this year’s party with a purpose, a true Columbus trailblazer, businesswoman and community advocate Donna A. James will be honored. Acclaimed jazz guitarist Tim Bowman and R&B Legend Stokley Williams will provide live entertainment from 9 p.m. – 1 a.m.

General admission tickets are $100 and VIP admission are $200. Tickets can be purchased online at

Make plans to enjoy this amazing event!

Tess Abney is a freelance writer who was born and raised in the Quad Cities. She spends most of her time attempting to successfully raise three boys. In her free time, writing is her passion. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.