MSUM Gala Event Schedule

2024 Gala Schedule

Enjoy an elegant evening of entertainment and fine dining at the 16th Annual MSUM Gala as alumni, faculty, staff and the Fargo-Moorhead community come together as Dragons to support student scholarships and programs at MSUM.

4:30 pm

Dragon Social

  • Browse Silent Auction items
  • Caricatures
  • Cash Bar
  • Heads or Tails Raffle ticket sales
  • Mystery Wine
  • Photo Booth

6:30 pm



MSUM Fight Song

performed by the MSUM pep band,
directed by Ben Druffel



Kerstin Kealy & Dana Mogck


Evening Kick-off

Ellen Case & Tonya Stende



Dr. Tim Downs, MSUM President


Heads or Tails Raffle

Game #1

7:00 pm


7:30 pm

Heads or Tails Raffle

Game #2


Impact Speech

Kara Gravley-Stack, Ph.D,
MSUM Dean of Students


Music Selection

John deCausmeaker

8:00 pm

Live Auction by Pifer’s Auction & Realty

8:35 pm

Heads or Tails Raffle

Game #3


Closing Remarks


Thank you

Dr. Tim Downs, MSUM President

8:45 pm

Silent Auction Closes



Proceeds benefit student scholarships and programs.

Thank you to our 2023 sponsors

For additional information, please contact us.