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15th Annual Gala Event

October 28, 2017
6:00 PM


Purchase Tickets

Click here to purchase tickets for the Gala.


Table Lanterns

We would like to offer you the opportunity to have a light shine in honor of your loved one who has been impacted by ALS. For only $20, you can sponsor a table lantern at the Light the Journey Gala. Your table lantern sponsorship will include a photo with text that will be attached to a centerpiece. Click here to place your table lantern sponsorship order.


Hotel Reservations

To book your hotel room online click on the link below.

Reserve your room!

You can also reserve a room by calling 1-800-333-3333 and asking for the ALS Light the Journey Gala 2018 room block.


Map and Parking Information

Click here for directions and parking options.

Radisson Blu Mall of America
2100 Killebrew Dr
Bloomington, MN 55425 


2017 Emcee: Cathy Wurzer 2017 Entertainment: Free and Easy Band 
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Cathy Wurzer is one of Minnesota's most recognizable broadcast journalists with a career that spans both commercial and public radio and TV.

Beginning in 2011, Cathy Wurzer spoke with Bruce Kramer about his journey with ALS on Minnesota Public Radio's flagship news program, "Morning Edition."

Free and Easy is a Minnesota Legendary Band that went into the MN Music Hall of fame in 2008. FnE cut their teeth on Santana, Tower of Power, Earth Wind and Fire, Stevie Wonder and all things funky, and you’ll love their takes on Pharrell Williams, Bruno Mars, Justin Bieber, Pitbull, John Legend and Justin Timberlake. If you want to take a walk on retro side you’ll love their Prince Medley and might see a little Michael Jackson break out!


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